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American Sacred Music [113 vols.]
Civil War Band Books / 1st Brigade Band of Brodhead, Wisconsin [19 vols.]
Joseph Webster Collection [10 vols.]
Wisconsin Sheet Music [5 vols.]

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First Brigade Band miscellaneous. 1864 [7 items.]
First Brigade Band partbooks. 1864 [12 items.]

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2nd B-flat cornet. 1864
[2nd B-flat tenor horn]. 1864
A selection of spiritual songs with music for the church and the choir. c1878
Alexander's gospel songs, no. 2. c1910
The Allegany collection of music: for public worship, choirs, singing schools, musical conventions, musical associations, and the social circle; containing also Johnson’s method for teaching the art of reading music and Johnson’s method of chorus singing. Johnson, A. N. (Artemas Nixon), 1817-1892 (c1868)
The American tune book : a complete collection of the tunes which are widely popular in America, with the most popular anthems and set pieces ; preceded by a new course of instruction for singing schools, by Lowell Mason ; the tunes and anthems selected from all sources by five hundred teachers and choir leaders. 1869
The American vocalist: a selection of tunes, anthems, sentences and hymns, old and new: designed for the church, the vestry, or the parlor: adapted to every variety of metre in common use, and appropriate to every occasion where God is worshipped and men are blessed ... embracing a greater variety of music for congregations, societies, singing schools, and choirs than any other collection extant: in three parts. c1848
The ancient lyre : a collection of old, new, and original church music, under the approbation of the Professional Musical Society in Boston / arr. and composed by Ch. Zeuner. c1836
Anthem gems. Vol. I: composed, selected, and arranged for chorus or quartette choirs. Sudds, W.F (c1881)
Ave Maria manuscripts for various musical instruments. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879
B. W. Snow / E-flat alto [horn]. 1864
The Baltimore collection of church music : containing psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, sentences, &c., including a number of extracts from the works of Handel, Haydn, Mozart, and Beethoven, and adapted to the use of all denominations : together with a manuel [sic] of instruction in the art of singing, arranged on a new and improved plan / [compiled] by R. Shaw. c1832
Best hymns : from all the books and new ones to be made the best : selections from over one hundred of our best hymn writers / Elisha A. Hoffman, musical editor. c1894
Best hymns. No. 4 : for services of song in Christian work. c1907
The Boston Academy’s collection of church music: consisting of the most popular psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, sentences, chants, &c. old and new. 1836, c1835
The Boston Handel and Haydn Society collection of church music: being a selection of the most approved psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, sentences, chants, &c., together with many beautiful extracts from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Beethoven, and other eminent composers... Harmonized for three and four voices, with a figured base for the organ and piano forte. Handel and Haydn Society, Boston (Mass.) (1834)
Bright melodies : for the Sunday school and young people's societies, embracing praise hymns, work songs, invitation songs, primary songs, etc., etc. c1899
Burning bush songs, no. 1. 1902
C. C. Stone / E-flat tuba. 1864
C. V. Clark / [2nd] B-flat bass [horn]. 1864
The Cantate : containing the Vespers for all the Sundays and festivals of the year: Vesper psalms, and the magnificat in figured music : Compline, the antiphons to the Blessed Virgin, Sacrament, and for Lent : pieces for the Benediction of the Blessed Litanies, and English hymns : comprising the evening services of the Catholic Church / [compiled] by Anthony Werner. c1863
Carmina sacra, or, Boston collection of church music: comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in general use, together with a great variety of new tunes, chants, sentences, motetts and anthems, principally by distinguished European composers: the whole constituting one of the most complete collections of music for choirs, congregations, singing schools and societies, extant. 1843, c1841
Carmina sacra, or, Boston collection of church music: comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in general use, together with a great variety of new tunes, chants, sentences, motetts, and anthems, principally by distinguished European composers: the whole constituting one of the most complete collections of music for choirs, congregations, singing schools and societies extant. 1842, c1841
Carmina sacra, or, Boston collection of church music: comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in general use, together with a great variety of new tunes, chants, sentences, motetts, and anthems, principally by distinguished European composers: the whole constituting one of the most complete collections of music for choirs, congregations, singing schools and societies, extant. 1846, c1841
Choir anthems : a collection of new anthems, chants, etc., for use in public worship : containing also a good selection of choice quartets and choruses, suitable for funeral occasions. 1880
The choir, or, Union collection of church music: consisting of a great variety of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, &c. original and selected, including many beautiful subjects from the works of Haydn, Mozart, Cherubini, Nauman, Marcello, Mehul, Himmel, Winter, Weber, Rossini, and other eminent composers. 1833
Choral-Harmonie: Enthaltend Kirchen-Melodien, die bey allen Religions-Verfassungen gebräuchlich, auf vier Stimmen gesezt, und mit einigen musikalischen Stücken, nebst hinreichendem Unterricht versehen, eingerichtet zur Uebung der Jugend und zum Gebrauch des öffentlichen Gottes-Dienstes, welches ohne und mit der Orgel kann gebraucht werden, wann ein Organist die Regeln der Musik beobachtet / componirt und zusammen getragen von Isaac Gerhart, Johann F. Eyer. 1818
The chorister : a collection of music for choirs, schools and conventions. 1870
The Chorister, and school harmonist : comprising the most popular psalm and hymn tunes in general use, together with many new tunes and chants / [compiled] by Andrew J. Cleaveland. 1852
The Christian lyre. 1830
The Christian minstrel : a new system of musical notation : with a collection of psalm tunes, anthems, and chants, selected from the most popular works in Europe and America : designed for the use of churches, singing-schools, and societies / [compiled] by J.B. Aikin. 1852, c1846
The church-book : hymns and tunes for the uses of Christian worship / prepared by Leonard Woolsey Bacon. c1883
A collection of standard anthems and choruses : to which is prefixed a method for teaching the art of singing in chorus, with taste and expression. Johnson, A. N. (Artemas Nixon), 1817-1892 (c1875)
The cythara: a collection of sacred music. 1854
Cân a mawl: llyfr hymnau a thonau Methodistiaid Calfinaidd Unol Dalaethau yr America = Song and praise: the hymnal of the Calvinistic Methodist Church of the United States of America. 1918
Dance and other instrumental music. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879
The day-spring: or, union collection of songs for the sanctuary. 1859
Deutsche Harmonie: oder mehrstimmige Gesänge für deutsche Singschulen und Kirchen: Enthaltend, eine kurze Anleitung zum Gesangunterricht, über hundert der beliebtesten Choral- und Kirchen-Melodien der protestantischen Kirche, vierstimmig ausgesetzt; drei und vierstimmig ausgesetzte Chorgesänge mit deutschem Text, und vierstimmig ausgesetzte Chorgesänge mit deutschem und englischem Text. Schmauk, J.G (1881, c1875)
Diapason : a collection of church music : to which are prefixed a new and comprehensive view of "Music and its notation," exercises for reading music, and vocal training, songs, part - songs, rounds, etc. : the whole arranged and adapted for choirs, singing schools, musical conventions, and social gatherings. 1860
Drum. 1864
E. G. Kneeland / 1st B[-flat] Cornet. 1864
E. O. Kimberley / 1st E[-flat] cornet. 1864
Envelope 1. 1864
Envelope 2. 1864
Envelope 3. 1864
Envelope 4. 1864
Envelope 5. 1864
Envelope 6. 1864
Envelope 7. 1864
Epworth songs for use in the Epworth league, the junior league, the Sunday-school and in social services. 1893
F. A. Knickerbocker / 1st Baritone [i.e., 1st B-flat bass horn]. 1864
Fantasia from La Traviata. Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 (1894)
Geo. T. Spaulding / 1st B-flat tenor [horn]. 1864
Glockenklänge: eine Liedersammlung für Sonntagsschulen und Jugendvereine. Nott, H.C (1896)
The gospel choir, no. 2. 1895
The gospel choir. 1885
Gospel herald in song : compiled and arranged for use in gospel meetings, Sunday schools, prayer meetings and other religious services. Nickle, William S.; Meyer, George J.; Pugh, O. F. (1899)
Great revival hymns for the church, Sunday school and evangelistic services. c1911
Great revival hymns. No. 2 : for the church, Sunday school and evangelistic services. [1913]
Hammersmith Kortmeyer Co. song book.
The harp of glory : the best old hymns, the best new hymns : the cream of song for all religious work and worship. 1911
The History of Cuca Records, 1959-1973 : a Case Study of an Independent Record Company. Filzen, Sarah (1998)
Honey out of the rock. Nickle, William S.; Hardin, F. A.; Shaw, John B. (1892)
Hymnal of the Presbyterian Church in Canada : with accompanying tunes. 1881
Hymns for his praise. No. 2. [1910?]
I'll twine mid the ringlets. Webster, Joseph
J. M. Foust / 2nd E[-flat] cornet. 1864
Jephthah and his daughter: a dramatic cantata in three acts. Hull, Phineas G. (c1883. )
The joy-bells of Canaan, or, Burning bush songs, no. 2. 1905
The jubilee : an extensive collection of church music for the choir, the congregation, and the singing-school, to which is added, the sacred cantata, Esther, the beautiful queen. For musical societies, conventions, etc. 1857
The jubilee : an extensive collection of church music for the choir, the congregation, and the singing-school. 1858
Jubilee songs: as sung by the Jubilee Singers, of Fisk University, under the auspices of the American Missionary Association. 1872
Klokketoner : sange for blandet kor, orgel eller piano. For kirken, skolen, hjemmet, missions-, kvinde-, afholds- og ungdomsmoder, o.s.v. 1896
Koralbog: indeholdende melodier til synodens, Landstads, Guldbergs o. fl. Salmebøger samt til salmer i det Engelske (hymns), for orgel, blandet kor eller piano. 1879
Leslie's anthem and chorus book. Leslie, C. E. (Charles Eddy) (1879)
Leslie's temple anthems. Leslie, C. E. (Charles Eddy) (1891)
Liederlust und psalter. Liebhart, H. (Henry), 1832-1895 (1882)
Little pilgrim songs: for primary classes and singing in the home: a new collection of sacred and secular songs (including motion songs), together with a number of services for anniversary occasions. Crafts, Wilbur F., Mrs., 1930; Main, Hubert P. (Hubert Platt), 1839-1925 (c1883)
Lob und Ehre: eine Sammlung neuer Chorgesänge für den Gebrauch gemischter Kirchen-Chöre: nach amerikanischen Quellen. 1894
The lyceum guide: a collection of music, golden chain recitations, memory gems, choral responses, funeral services, programs for sessions, parliamentary rules; containing instructions for organizing and conducting lyceums, for physical culture, calisthenics, marching, banners, badges, standards, the band of mercy, etc. Tuttle, Emma Rood, 1839-1916 (1894)
Manuscript music book. Webster, Joseph
Manuscript songs. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879
Men's gospel quartets : a collection of gospel songs composed and arranged for the use of men's choirs, men's choruses or men's quartets. c1913
The message in song : numbers 1 and 2. 1914
The Methodist hymnal : official hymnal of the Methodist Episcopal Church and the Methodist Episcopal Church, South. 1905
Misc. compositions. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879
Musica sacra, or, Springfield and Utica collections united : consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems and chants : arranged for two, three or four voices, with a figured bass for the organ or piano forte / [compiled] by Thomas Hastings and Solomon Warriner. 1818
New edition of Dyer's anthems. 1868
The new lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of congregations generally, but more especially the Methodist Episcopal Church. c1856
The new lute of Zion : a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of congregations generally, but more especially the Methodist Episcopal Church. 1884
The new lute of Zion: a collection of sacred music, designed for the use of congregations generally, but more especially the Methodist Episcopal Church. 1856
The new olive-branch : a collection of sacred music. 1862
The Ohio harmonist : a collection of psalm and hymn tunes from the best authors, to which is added a supplement of temperance songs : also containing the rudiments of music on a plain and concise plan / [compiled] by Alexander Auld. 1852, c1847
Our comrades: a carol service for Children's Day. [c1905?]
Pentecostal hymns : a winnowed collection. 1894
Pentecostal hymns : number four ; a winnowed collection for young people's societies, church prayer meetings, evangelistic services and Sunday schools. Date, Henry; Hoffman, E. A. (Elisha Albright), 1839-1929; Towne, T. Martin (Thomas Martin), 1835-1911 or 1912; Bengley, W. W. (1907)
Pierrot und Colombine, op. 71: vier episoden für pianoforte. Kaun, Hugo, 1863-1932 (1907)
Praise and promise hymns: for use in Sunday-schools, prayer meetings, revivals, young people's meetings, and on special occasions. 1900
Praise the Lord!: a collection of anthems, motettos [sic], antiphons etc. for the use of church choirs = Preist den Herrn!: eine Sammlung von Chorgesängen für den Gebrauch gemischter Kirchen-Chöre. Kurtz, M. (c1897)
Precious jewels : for Sabbath schools, prayer and praise meetings, and the home circle. 1878
Primo partbook. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1876
Psalter und Harfe: Lieder und Melodien für Schule, Haus und gottesdienstlichen Gebrauch. Liebhart, H. (Henry), 1832-1895 (1876)
The psaltery: a new collection of church music, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, chants, and anthems: being one of the most complete music books for church choirs, congregations, singing schools, and societies ever published. Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872; Webb, George James, 1803-1887 (1847, c1845)
Royal anthems : a collection of new anthems from the best English and American source : affording a variety of solos and choruses for opening and closing of public worship, and pieces especially adapted to dedication, ordination, installation, funeral and other occasions of a sacred character. 1880
Ruth, the Moabitess: a dramatic cantata, adapted to the use of choral societies, choirs, conventions, glee clubs, and the social circle with full directions for its performance. Broad, John Astor, 1845-1883 (c1877)
The Sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical association, singing-schools, and the home circle. 1856
The Sabbath bell : a collection of music for choirs, musical association, singing-schools, and the home circle. 1857
The Sabbath hymn and tune book: for the service of song in the house of the Lord. 1860, c1859
Sabbath school [bell] no. 2 : a superior collection of choice tunes, newly arranged and composed, and a large number of excellent hymns : written expressly for this work, which are well adapted for Sunday schools, revival meetings, anniversaries, Christmas festivals, concerts, pic-nics, temperance meetings, boys' and girls' meetings, excursions, etc., etc. : carefully and simply arranged as solos, duets, quartetts, semi-chorusses, and chorusses, and for piano or melodeon. c1860
Sabbath-school bell : a new collection of choice hymns and tunes, original and standard : carefully and simply arranged as solos, duets, trios, semi-choruses and choruses and for organ, melodeon or piano. c1859
The sacred harp: or eclectic harmony: a new collection of church music: consisting of psalm and hymn tunes, anthems, sentences, and chants, old, new, and original: including many new and beautiful subjects from the most eminent composers. 1840, [c1836]
Sacred song: for choir and home-circle: a collection of solos, concerted pieces, hymns, etc., selected from the works of the best composers and poets: with accompaniments for cabinet organ or piano. c1884
Sacred vocal and organ music partbook. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879
Select gems : a choice collection of popular hymns and music for use in prayer meetings, the home and Sunday schools. c1889
Selection from Trovatore. Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 (1894)
The service songbook: prepared for the men of the Army and Navy by the International Committee of Young Men's Christian Associations. 1917
The shawm: a library of church music : embracing about one thousand pieces, consisting of psalm and hymn tunes adapted to every meter in use, anthems, chants, and set pieces; to which is added an original cantata, entitled Daniel, or, The captivity and restoration : Including, also, The singing class, an entirely new and practical arrangement of the elements of music, interspresed with social part-songs for practice. 1853
Songs and rhythms for the child in the home. Bennett, Grace Irene (1931)
Songs for the sabbath school : a new collection of sabbath school melodies : Part I : embracing a great variety of new hymns and tunes, adapted to the wants of sabbath schools, &c. Carpenter, Stephen H. (Stephen Haskins), 1831-1878 (1867)
Songs of Asaph: consisting of original psalm and hymn tunes, chants and anthems. Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872 (c1843)
Songs of Christian praise and scripture selections. 1881
Songs of evangelism : for revival and evangelistic services, Bible schools, young people's meetings and all occasions of Christian work and worship. c1911
Songs of the king. c1906
Songs of the temple : a new collection of hymn tunes, chants, sentences, motets, and anthems, original and selected, composed and arranged for the use of Christian churches of all denominations, adapted to the wants of musical associations, conventions, and the home circle : together with a complete theoretical and practical system of elementary instruction for singing schools, and for the individual student / [compiled] by B.F. Baker and J.F. Fargo. 1869, c1868.
T. H. Brown / Solo alto [horn]. 1864
Telyn yr undeb : sef casgliad o anthemau a thonau : Corawl a chynulleidfaol : Cyhoeddedig gan Undeb cerddorol Cymreig, Wisconsin. 1873
Temple anthems : for the service of the sanctuary. 1873
The Catholic male chorus: a collection of offertories and hymns for benediction. by various authors, such as B. Hamma ... [et al.] (1897)
The conqueror. c1880
The golden wreath: a choice collection of favorite melodies, designed for the use of schools, seminaries, select classes, &c.: also, a complete course of elementary instructions, upon the Pestalozzian system, with numerous exercises for practice. c1857
The nun of Nidaros: poem from Longfellow's "Saga of King Olaf": for male chorus and tenor solo with obligato piano accompt. and reed-organ ad libitum, op. 83. Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909 (c1879)
The quartette choir. Motette and anthem collection. Vol. I. 1883
The silver clarion: for public schools, seminaries and vocal classes. Shryock, D. (1864)
The temple choir: a collection of sacred and secular music, comprising a great variety of tunes, anthems, glees, elementary exercises and social songs, suitable for use in the choir, the singing school and the social circle. Seward, Theodore Frelinghuysen, 1835-1902; Mason, Lowell, 1792-1872; Bradbury, William B. (William Batchelder), 1816-1868 (1867)
The very best songs for the Sunday school. Hammond, Theo. M. (1911)
The Treasure : a collection of hymns and chants / compiled by Mrs. K.J. Brainard and W. Malmene. c1871
The triumph : a collection of music containing an introductory course for congregational singing, theory of music and teacher's manual, elementary, intermediate and advanced courses, for singing schools and musical conventions, and tunes, hymns, anthems and chants for choirs. 1868
Triumphant songs : for Sunday schools and gospel meetings. c1887
Triumphant songs, no. 3. c1892
Unity services and songs. 1894
Unity songs and services for the Sunday school. 1881
Unser Kirchenchor: Eine sammlung geistlicher Lieder für gemischten Chor. Weiss, Charles A. (1891)
Untitled treble partbook. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1878
Vox laudis: a collection of quartettes and choruses for church service. c1881
W. M. Dutton Esq. 1823 partbook. Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1877
Winnowed hymns: a collection of sacred songs, especially adapted for revivals, prayer and camp meetings. 1873
The Worcester collection of sacred harmony : part third : containing, select anthems, fughes, and favourite pieces of musick, with an additional number of psalm and hymn tunes : the whole compiled for the use of schools, and singing societies. 1786
The world evangel : the brightest and best songs for all religious gatherings. 1913

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Bengley, W. W.
Bennett, Grace Irene
Bradbury, William B. (William Batchelder), 1816-1868
Broad, John Astor, 1845-1883
Buck, Dudley, 1839-1909
Carpenter, Stephen H. (Stephen Haskins), 1831-1878
Crafts, Wilbur F., Mrs., 1930
Date, Henry
Filzen, Sarah
Hammond, Theo. M.
Handel and Haydn Society, Boston (Mass.)
Hardin, F. A.
Hoffman, E. A. (Elisha Albright), 1839-1929
Hull, Phineas G.
Johnson, A. N. (Artemas Nixon), 1817-1892 [2 items.]
Kaun, Hugo, 1863-1932
Kurtz, M.
Leslie, C. E. (Charles Eddy) [2 items.]
Liebhart, H. (Henry), 1832-1895 [2 items.]
Main, Hubert P. (Hubert Platt), 1839-1925
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Meyer, George J.
Nickle, William S. [2 items.]
Nott, H.C
Pugh, O. F.
Schmauk, J.G
Seward, Theodore Frelinghuysen, 1835-1902
Shaw, John B.
Shryock, D.
Sudds, W.F
Towne, T. Martin (Thomas Martin), 1835-1911 or 1912
Tuttle, Emma Rood, 1839-1916
Verdi, Giuseppe, 1813-1901 [2 items.]
Webb, George James, 1803-1887
Webster, Joseph [2 items.]
Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1876
Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1877
Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1878
Webster, Joseph Philbrick, 1819-1879 [5 items.]
Weiss, Charles A.
by various authors, such as B. Hamma ... [et al.]

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