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Appleton Sheet Music collection, 1925-1955

Summary Information

Abstract

A collection of sheet music of musical theater works from 1925-1955.

At a Glance

Bib ID 14364697 View CLIO record
Creator(s)
Title Appleton Sheet Music collection, 1925-1955
Physical Description 2.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)
Language(s) English .
Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Arrangement

Description

Content Description

Approximately five hundred pieces of jazz and classical musc. Includes works by George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, Irving Berlin, Ziegfield Follies, Harold Arlen, Noel Coward, Africal American productions, etc.

Using the Collection

Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is located off-site. You will need to request this material at least three business days in advance to use the collection in the Rare Book and Manuscript Library reading room.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. Permission to publish material from the collection must be requested from the Curator of Manuscripts/University Archivist, Rare Book and Manuscript Library (RBML). The RBML approves permission to publish that which it physically owns; the responsibility to secure copyright permission rests with the patron.

Preferred Citation

Identification of specific item; Date (if known); Appleton Sheet Music Collection; Box and Folder; Rare Book and Manuscript Library, Columbia University Library.

About the Finding Aid / Processing Information

Columbia University Libraries, Rare Book and Manuscript Library

Revision Description

Subject Headings

The subject headings listed below are found in this collection. Links below allow searches at Columbia University through the Archival Collections Portal and through CLIO, the catalog for Columbia University Libraries, as well as ArchiveGRID, a catalog that allows users to search the holdings of multiple research libraries and archives.

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Genre/Form

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
Sheet music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

Subject

Heading "CUL Archives:"
"Portal"
"CUL Collections:"
"CLIO"
"Nat'l / Int'l Archives:"
"ArchivedGRID"
African American composers Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
African American musicians Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
African Americans -- Music Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Coward, Noel, 1899-1973 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gershwin, George, 1898-1937 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Gershwin, Ira, 1896-1983 Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Jazz Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID
Musical theater Portal CLIO ArchiveGRID

History / Biographical Note