Compiled from collections held by the State Library of Louisiana.
Includes bibliographical references (p. [xv]-xvi).
An index to the contents of 621 song books published between 1854 and 1992 and acquired by the State Library of Louisiana. It provides access to 32,000 songs with emphasis on collections on theatre songs, folk songs, children's songs, religious music, and rock, country and pop music. (source: Nielsen Book Data)