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Sheet Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2187

This sheet music collection contains approximately 105 items which span the years 1899 to 1953. The bulk of the material is from both the 1910s and 1940s. For related materials, see MS.1071, MS.1072, MS.1231, and MS.1575.

Dates

  • 1899-1953

Conditions Governing Access

Collections are stored offsite, and a minimum of 2 business days are needed to retrieve these items for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the collections are advised to contact Special Collections.

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in this collection remain with the creator. For more information, contact the Special Collections Library.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet

Abstract

This sheet music collection contains approximately 105 pieces which spans the years 1899 to 1953. The bulk of the material is from both the 1910s and 1940s.

Biographical/Historical Note

Sheet music is best described as single sheets printed on one or both sides, folios (one sheet folded in half to form four pages), folios with a loose half-sheet inserted to yield six pages, double-folios (an inner folio inserted within the fold of an outer folio to make eight pages) and double-folios with a loose half-sheet inserted within the fold of an inner folio to produce ten pages.

Arrangement

Collection consists of one box.

Acquisition Note

This collection was donated to the University of Tennessee Libraries, Knoxville, Special Collections on June 8, 1992.

Repository Details

Part of the Betsey B. Creekmore Special Collections and University Archives, University of Tennessee, Knoxville Repository

Contact:
University of Tennessee, Knoxville
Knoxville TN 37996 USA
865-974-4480