Inventory

Music Collection
Dates: 1844-1972
Accession Number: 930424B
Description: Seven file folders in a document case


Content and Scope of Collection

This collection was generated from miscellaneous material in the Archives and the Community Affairs File. It contains programs of local musical events and sheet music by local composers and/or about local themes.

Document Case

 

 

 

 

Folder 1

Programs: Grand Concert at the Universalist Church, under the management of J.C. Meininger, by his pupils. Terre Haute

Feb. 11, 1863

 

 

 

 

Benefit Concert tendered to Miss Alice Fischer.
Terre Haute

April 25, 1884

 

 

 

 

"Thompson Zouaves" (with Alice Fischer).
Terre Haute

May 21, 1884

 

 

 

Folder 2

Program: Student Recital, from the piano class of Amelia A. Meyer.  Terre Haute

 June 16, 1919

 

 

 

 

Newspaper clippings: Amelia A. Meyer

n.d.

 

 

 

 

Lyrics: "A Song Ballad" by Slakey Dupry
(Handwritten)

1844

 

 

 

Folder 3

Sheet music: "Hymn to Indiana." 
Music by Charles Diven Campbell.
Words by William Chauncy Langdon.
(2 copies)

1916

 

 

 

 

"Reunion."
Words and music by Mary P. Holmstedt.

ca. 1957

 

 

 

Folder 4

Sheet music: "The Desiderata (You Are A Child of the Universe)."
Music by Fred Werner.
Lyric by Max Ehrmann. (2 copies)

ca. 1971

 

 

 

 

"The Desiderata:  You Are A Child of the
Universe."  Book of music for the record album "Desiderata" produced by Fred Werner and Les Crane.

1972

     

Folder 5

Sheet music: "Dear Old Terre Haute."
Music by Grace G. Riehm.
Words by Elizabeth Newell.

1937

 

 

 

Folder 6

Sheet music: "I'm Gonna Float My Boat
Right Back to Terre Haute."
Words and music by Malcolm Scott
(3 copies, one is signed by the composer; 5 reprints)

1921

 

 

 

Folder 7

Musical score: "Twenty-Five Minutes from Terre Haute."

1914