4 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Sousa, John Philip, 1854-1932.

  1. Christopher Dodrill - John Philip Sousa papers, 1876-1992

    approximately 300 items ; 11 containers ; 5.4 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    John Philip Sousa was an American composer, bandmaster, and arranger, known for his military and patriotic marches. Christopher Dodrill is an educator and noted Sousa researcher and collector. The collection includes many first editions of Sousa’s marches and concert works in mint condition, as well as many rare European editions of his works. It also contains published sheet music, photographs,...

  2. Leonard B. Smith papers, 1859-2001

    approximately 201,110 items. 731 containers. 294 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Leonard B. Smith (1915-2002) was an American cornetist, concert band conductor, and band music publisher. Smith is primarily known as the leader of the Detroit Concert Band (1946- circa 1990), and the approximately 3,200 titles in the concert band library comprise the largest portion of the collection. Also included is a portion of the Ford Sunday Evening Hour Orchestra music library, method...

  3. Minnie Maddern Fiske and Harrison Grey Fiske papers, 1818-1955

    18,000 items ; 114 containers plus 12 oversize and 1 artifact ; 50 linear feet. -- Manuscript Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    Actress (Minnie Maddern Fiske) and theater manager (Harrison Grey Fiske). Correspondence, play scripts, prompt books, playbills, box office receipts and invoices, financial and legal papers, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, photographs, broadsides, illustrations, drawings, certificates, set design drawings and blue prints, and drafts of plays, speeches, and articles written by Minnie Maddern...

  4. Carrie Jacobs-Bond collection, circa 1896-circa 1944

    circa 1,050 items ; 11 boxes ; 7 linear feet. -- Music Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.


    The Carrie Jacobs-Bond Collection consists of music manuscripts, papers, photographs, and other materials relating to the personal and professional life of American sentimental song composer Carrie Jacobs-Bond. The collection contains 37 music manuscripts (18 holographs), poetic and prose sketches, and typescripts of children's books and scripts. It includes correspondence, principally in the...