Inventory

Music Collection
Dates: 1897-1989
Accession Number: 971020D
Donor: J. Martin Patterson
Description: Seven file folders in a flat storage box



Content and Scope of the Collection

This collection contains photocopies of sheet music from the private collection of Terre Haute resident J. Martin Patterson. The originals were loaned to the library to photocopy for preservation purposes. The music in this collection has some relationship to Indiana or Terre Haute by one or more of these components: composer, publisher, distributor or theme. The collection is arranged in alphabetical order by title.

Flat Storage Box

 

 

 

 

Folder 1 (Items 1-5)

 

Item 1

Title: Back Back Back to Indiana
Composer(s): Lyrics by Gus Kahn;
                         Music by Egbert Van Alstyne
Publisher: Jerome H. Remick & Co., New York & Detroit
Date: Copyright 1914
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme

 

 

 

 

Item 2

Title: Bring Home Our Boy To-Night
Composer(s): Josephine Robbins
Publisher: J. M. Keenan Music Publishing Co.
                  723 Wabash Avenue
                  Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: n.d.
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute publisher and composer

[Back cover includes chorus from "Mary Carey"]

 

 

 

 

Item 3

Title: 'Cause You're Dog-gone Sweet
Composer(s): Clifford E. Lowe
Publisher: The Clifford Lowe Music Pub. Co.
                  2250 Wabash Avenue
                  Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1919
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute composer and publisher

 

 

 

 

Item 4

Title: The City of Terre Haute (Lyrics only)
Composer(s): J. Martin Patterson
Date: July 24, 1989
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute composer and theme

 

 

 

 

Item 5

Cover Title: Compositions for the Piano
Composer(s): Walter E. Miles
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co., Cleveland, Ohio
Relationship to collection: Sold by Brewer Music Co.
                                                           424 Wabash Avenue
                                                           Terre Haute, Indiana

Includes thematics from the following pieces:

Cupid's Frolic (Copyright 1917)
Dainty Daffodils (Copyright 1915)
Butterfly Dance (Copyright 1918)
Dancing Leaves (Copyright 1913)
June Breezes (Copyright 1921)
The Fountain (Copyright 1924)
Sparklets (Copyright 1911)
Valse Danseuse (Copyright 1914)
Sweet Forget-me-nots (Copyright 1917)
Tulips (Copyright 1916)

 

 

Folder 2 (Items 6-10)

 

Item 6

Title: Dear Old Indiana
Composer(s): Lola Cochran Calvert
Publisher: Lola Cochran Calvert, Indianapolis, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1915
Relationship to collection: Indiana composer, publisher, theme

 

 

 

 

Item 7

Cover Title: Favorite Gospel Songs
Publisher: Russell E. Ford, Indianapolis, Indiana;
                  Russell E. Ford
                  81 South 19th Street
                 Terre Haute, Indiana
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute publisher

Includes the following songs:

Song Title: Because He Prayed
Copyright by Russel E. Ford, 1940

Song Title: I Will Walk With The Lord
Lyrics and Music Copyright by Russell Ford, 1940

Song Title: Christ Is Coming Back
Composer: T. P. Westendorf;
Lyrics Copyright by Russel Ford, 1940

Song Title: The Savior of Galilee
Composer(s): Mrs. C. H. Morris;
Arrangement Copyright by S. E. Ramseyer, 1942

 

Song Title: Across The Great Divide
Composer(s): Victor Herbert;
                         Lyrics by Herbert Buffum;
Arranged by Hilda C. Ramseyer
Arrangement Copyright 1942 by S. E. Ramseyer

 

     
Item 8 Title: Indiana
Composer(s): Lyrics by Ballard MacDonald;
                         Music by James F. Hanley
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1917
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme
 
     
Item 9 Title: Indiana, Eastern Star, And You
Composer(s): Esther White Lawson
Publisher: Indiana Grand Chapter, Order Eastern Star,
                    Indianapolis, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1946
Relationship to collection: Indiana publisher, composer, and theme
 
     
Item 10 Title: Indiana, Land Of Love
Composer(s): Lyrics by Roscoe Gilmore Stott;
                         Music by Clay Smith
Publisher: Gamble Hinged Music Co., Chicago, Illinois
Date: Copyright 1927
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme
 
     
Folder 3 (Items 11-15)  
Item 11 Title: Indiana's Calling Me
Composer(s): Louis Swain and Egbert Van Alstyne
Publisher: Melody Publications, Indianapolis, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1945
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme and publisher
 
     
Item 12 Title: Indiana Waltz
Composer(s): Fred Rose
Publisher: Bourne, Inc., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1948
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme
 
     
Item 13

Title: It's Too Late
Composer(s): Lyrics by Lois Nesmith and Cliff Lowe;
                         Music by Clifford E. Lowe
Publisher: The Clifford Lowe Music Publishing Co.
                  511 Chestnut St.
                  Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1917
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute composer and publisher

[Back cover includes part of song "Kee Mar Hula Hula"
by Clifford E. Lowe, 1917]

 
     
Item 14 Title: He Is The Same
Composer(s): Melvin J. Hill
Publisher: M. J. Hill, Detroit, Michigan
Date: Copyright 1905
Relationship to collection: Unknown
 
     
Item 15

Title: Hoosier Sweetheart (Say Who)
Composer(s): Joe Goodwin, Paul Ash and Billy Baskette
Publisher: Milton Weil Music Co., Inc., Chicago, Illinois
Date: Copyright 1927
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme

[Inside back cover includes part of chorus from "Spain" by
Gus Kahn (Lyrics) and Isham Jones (music), 1924]

 
     
Folder 4 (Items 16-20)  
Item 16 Title: Kokomo, Indiana
Composer(s): Lyric by Mack Gordon;
                         Music by Josef Myrow
Publisher: Bregman, Vocco & Conn, Inc., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1947
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme
 
     
Item 17 Title: Memories of Home
Composer(s): H. R. Grosjean
Publisher: H. R. Grosjean, Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1903
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute composer and publisher
 
     
Item 18

Title: My Indiana Dream
Composer(s): Lyric by James R. Epps;
                         Music by Chas. A. Arthur
Publisher: James R. Epps, Claremont, Minnesota
Date: Copyright 1921
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme

[Inside back cover includes song "Dearie" by Jas. R. Epps
(Lyrics) and Harry Keil (music), 1919; back cover includes
part of chorus from "That Dixie Melody" by Dewey D.
Prater (Lyrics) and Chas. A. Arthur (music), 1922]

 
     
Item 19 Title: O. E. S. Golden Jubilee March
Composer(s): Mabel A. Burns
Publisher: The Eastern Star, Indianapolis, Indiana
Date: 1924
Relationship to collection: Indiana composer and publisher
 
     
Item 20 Title: On the Banks of the Wabash, Far Away
Composer(s): Paul Dresser
Publisher: Geo. W. Meyer Music Co., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1897 by Howley, Haviland & Co.
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute composer, Indiana theme
 
     
Folder 5 (Items 21-25)  
Item 21

Title: One Little Dream of Love
Composer(s): Lyrics by Harold Simpson;
                         Music by Westell Gordon
Publisher: Chappell-Harms, Inc., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1921 by Chappell & Co., Ltd.
Relationship to collection: Sold by Sam H. Sterchi
                                       Jewelry and Musical Merchandise
                                       Corner of 4th & Wabash Ave.
                                       Terre Haute, Indiana;

also stamped on front cover: Jack O'Grady, Terre Haute, Indiana

[Inside back cover includes refrain from "In The Garden Of 
To-morrow" by Geo. Graffe Jr. (Lyrics) and
Jessie L. Deppen (music), 1924;

back cover includes refrain from "There's A Song
In My Heart" by Bernard Hamblen, 1923]

 
     
Item 22 Title: Peace on Earth and Liberty
Composer(s): Roy L. Burtch
Publisher: Halcyon Publishing Co., Indianapolis, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1925
Relationship to collection: Indiana publisher
 
     
Item 23 Title: Practical Method for the Pianoforte, Vol. I
(Copy of front cover only)
Composer(s): Louis Kohler
Publisher: Indiana Music Co.
               665 Wabash Ave.
               Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: n.d.
Relationship to collection: Indiana publisher
 
     
Item 24 Title: Rain
Composer(s): Lyrics by Billy Hill;
                         Music by Peter De Rose
Publisher: Shapiro, Bernstein & Co., New York, NY
Date: Copyright 1934
Relationship to collection: Photograph of Indiana native
               Phil Harris on front cover
 
     
Item 25 Title: Remember The Girl In Your Old Home Town
Composer(s): Sergeant Ret. Crosley; Arranged by C.E. Hollis
Publisher: Ret. Crosley Songs, Terre Haute, Indiana;
                printed by The Viquesney Co., Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1919
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute publisher and printer
 
     
Folder 6 (Items 26-28)  
Item 26 Cover Title: Rural Recollections--Sketches for the Piano Forte
Song Title: Silver Streamlet
Composer(s): H. R. Grosjean
Publisher: Indiana Music Co.
                  665 Wabash Ave.
                  Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1910
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute publisher
 
     
Item 27

Cover Title: Song Gems Selected from the Sam Fox
Library Edition
Relationship to collection: Sold by Brewer Music Co.
                                                           424 Wabash Ave.
                                                           Terre Haute, Indiana

Includes the following songs:

Song Title: Rosita
Composer(s): Lyrics by Allan Stuart; Music by Paul Dupont
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co., Cleveland, Ohio
Date: Copyright 1923

Song Title: A Japanese Sunset
Composer(s): Lyrics by Archie Bell;
                      Music by Jessie L. Deppen
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co., Cleveland, Ohio
Date: Copyright 1924

Song Title: The Little Old Garden
Composer(s): Lyrics by Ed. Lockton;
                      Music by Thos. J. Hewitt
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co., Cleveland, Ohio
Date: Copyright 1919 by Keith, Prowse & Co., Ltd.

Song Title: Moon Dream Shore
Composer(s): Lyric by Gretchen Dick;
                     Music by Eugene Lockhart
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co., Cleveland, Ohio
Date: Copyright 1924

Song Title: Love Came Calling
Composer(s): Lyrics by Katharine Bainbridge; 
                      Music by J. S. Zamecnik
Publisher: Sam Fox Publishing Co. Cleveland, Ohio
Date: Copyright 1924

 
     
Item 28

Title: Wabash Blues (Cover Picture of Dean Moore)
Composer(s): Lyrics by Dave Ringle;
                      Music by Fred Meinken
Publisher: Leo. Feist, Inc., New York
Date: Copyright 1921
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme

[Inside front cover includes chorus from
"Swanee River Moon" by H. Pitman Clarke, 1921]

 
     
Folder 7 (Items 29-31)  
Item 29
(2 copies)

Title: Wabash Blues (Cover Picture of Isham Jones Orchestra)
Composer(s): Lyrics by Dave Ringle;
                      Music by Fred Meinken
Publisher: Leo. Feist, Inc., New York
Date: Copyright 1921
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme

[Inside front cover includes chorus from
"Swanee River Moon" by H. Pitman Clarke, 1921]

 
     
Item 30 Title: We'll Be Ready Whenever You Call
Composer(s): Frank J. Holland
Publisher: The Holland-Hartley Music Publishing Co.
                Orpheum Theatre Building
                Terre Haute, Indiana
Date: Copyright 1916
Relationship to collection: Terre Haute publisher and composer
 
     
Item 31 Title: Where The Dreamy Wabash Flows
Composer(s): Lyrics by Cliff Friend;
                      Music by Abel Baer
Publisher: Leo. Feist, Inc., New York
Date: Copyright 1924
Relationship to collection: Indiana theme