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[Binder's Collection: ] M1.P49

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music from the collection of Thurman Morrison. An inscription on the page facing the inside front cover reads "Mrs. J.M. Phillips, Priory St." Please consult individual catalog records under call number M1.P49 for applicable RISM information.
Date: 1790/1830
Creator: Phillips, Mrs J.M.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-G743

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music. The dates of publication range between 1852 and 1879, and most of the publishers' imprints were located in New York, Philadelphia, and Boston, with others from Cleveland and New Orleans. Several items have the name of Minnie S. Greene on the first page, and some have the location of the Southern Home School in Baltimore, or Patapsco [Ins. or Tns.]. A wide variety of composers and lyricists appear in the volume, with multiple entries from Virginia Gabriel, Luigi Arditi, Fabio Campana, Charles Gounod, John Hullah, and Harrison Millard.
Date: 1852/1879
Creator: Greene, Minnie S.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-P293-1870

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music, compiled by Florence B. Paulson. The collection was bound in 1870, and contains works published between 1830 and 1870. Many of the selections are patriotic, while others include dances, ballads, and selections from operas. A variety of composers are present, with S. Wesley Martin and Henry C. Work the most frequent, each with three compositions in the volume. Almost half of the selections were published in Chicago, with others from New York, Boston, Cincinnati, and Philadelphia. Lyrics in this volume include racial slurs and stereotyping.
Date: 1870
Creator: Paulson, Florence B
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-M8

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music compiled by R.S. Harrington. The collection consists of music for dances, ballads, and minstrel songs, notably juxtaposing songs with related titles, (Young Folks at Home and Old Folks at Home; Are We Almost There? and We Are Almost There). Most selections were published in Boston or New York. This item contains racial slurs and stereotyping.
Date: 1817/1859
Creator: Harrington, R.S.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-K55

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music from the collection of Thurman Morrison, compiled by Mary Alsop King Waddington, an author who was born in New York, but lived in France beginning in 1871, and was married to French statesman William Henry Waddington. This volume consists largely of excerpts from operatic works, particularly by Gaetano Donizetti, Saverio Mercadante, Gioacchino Rossini, and Giuseppe Verdi. Most works were published in Paris, with a few published in Mayence (present-day Mainz), Vienna, and Boston.
Date: 1820/1859
Creator: Waddington, Mary King, 1833-1923
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-B75

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music compiled by Mrs. Bright. Almost all selections in the volume were published in London, with songs in English, German, and Italian. Six out of the forty-six titles in the volume are by Henry R. Bishop, with several works by J. Augustine Wade and Peter von Winter as well, among others.
Date: 1795/1850
Creator: Mrs. Bright
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-G74

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music. The dates of publication range between 1840 and 1880, and most of the publishers' imprints were located in New York or Philadelphia, along with several other locations. Discard stamps from the Columbus, Ohio public library, and a stamp for R.B. McAdow, Music Dealer in the same city suggest the compiler's residence was also there; the name Minnie S. Greene is written in pencil on the first page of music. Page 127 of the scan, or 114 of the music, is also inscribed "Presented to Minnie Greene."
Date: 1840/1880
Creator: Greene, Minnie S.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M21-W34

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music assembled by Ellen M. Wagner. About half of the titles in the volume were published in Boston, with others published in New York, Philadelphia, and Cincinnati. Many of the works in the volume are set as theme and variations.
Date: 1840/1860
Creator: Wagner, Ellen M.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-P295-1881

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music, collected by Florence B. Paulson. This volume consists primarily of sentimental songs ballads, lullabies, and cradle songs, and four titles involving birds. Composers Harrison Millard and Arthur Sullivan are most prominently represented. Most works were published in New York or Boston, with many published by Oliver Ditson & Co., Wm. A. Pond & Co., and G. Schirmer. The collection was compiled in 1881, but the works it contains were published between 1858 and 1881.
Date: 1881
Creator: Paulson, Florence B.
Partner: UNT Music Library

[Binder's Collection: ] M1619-P35

Description: Bound compilation of sheet music compiled by Anna M. Pease, from the collection of Thurman Morrison. All works were published in London, with multiple items published by Duff and Hodgson, Chappell, Robert Cocks & Co., and Joseph Williams. The volume features a variety of composers, including two works each by George Linley and Frank Mori. An additional set of three songs is attributed to the unnamed author of "Will you love me then as now," surmised to be Charles William Glover, though only "The rich man's bride" verifies as one of his works. For topics covered, two works are concerned with the month of May, and three others with Ireland (one of which, "The May Dew," overlaps in both areas).
Date: 1834/1869
Creator: Pease, Anna M.
Partner: UNT Music Library

The Mountain Broadcast and Prairie Recorder, Number 2, December 1944

Description: The Mountain Broadcast and Prairie Recorder was dedicated to information about folk and country songs and singers in the United States, with articles, photos, and a section of sheet music. These issues are from the collection of Floy Case, a pioneering music journalist who wrote many articles for this publication.
Date: December 1944
Partner: UNT Music Library

The Mountain Broadcast and Prairie Recorder, Number 1, September 1944

Description: The Mountain Broadcast and Prairie Recorder was dedicated to information about folk and country songs and singers in the United States, with articles, photos, and a section of sheet music. These issues are from the collection of Floy Case, a pioneering music journalist who wrote many articles for this publication.
Date: September 1944
Partner: UNT Music Library