Collection of sheet music by and about African Americans, 1851-1974
- Physical description
- 4.5 linear feet (651 pieces in 10 print boxes)
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Finding aidOnline Archive of California
Limited on-site access
Researchers in the Stanford community can request to view these materials in the Special Collections Reading Room. Entry to the Reading Room is by appointment only.
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- Finding aid
- Finding aid available online
- Sheet music by African American writers or published by African-American publishers, as well as music or illustrations with African-American themes. Both series contain offensive caricatures. Many prominent jazz, ragtime, blues and popular composers are included. A full list is printed in the finding aid.
- Earliest date
- Latest date
- Title Variation
- African American related sheet music, and sheet music written by African Americans
- Open for research; material must be requested at least 36 hours in advance of intended use.
- Purchased, 2004. Accession 2004-138.
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