Clara Swigart De Windt collection of American sheet music
American sheet music, probably from the larger collection of Mrs. Heyliger de Windt; chiefly for voice and piano, some for piano solo.
Box 1. Popular music (early 1800s to 1870) chiefly published in Boston by Graupner; two books written and published by Gottlieb Graupner in Boston: 1st and 2nd "improved and enlarged" edition of Rudiments of the art of playing on the Piano Forte.
Box 2. Music with lyrics by: Mrs. Hemans ; Henry Wadsworth Longfellow ; Oliver Wendell Holmes ; Christina Rossetti ; Thomas Bailey Aldrich ; Charles Dickens ; William Cullen Bryant ; James Whitcomb Riley ; Eugene Field.
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Extent.6 linear feet. (2 boxes)
- De Windt, Clara Swigart, 1892-1976, collector. Clara Swigart De Windt collection of American sheet music, 1800-1950 (2015T-60): Guide
- Houghton Library, Harvard University.
- 2018 November 16
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