Hoyt Public Library sheet music collection, ca. 1893-1942.


Amsden, Arthur. Hoyt Public Library sheet music collection, ca. 1893-1942.

Hoyt Public Library sheet music collection, ca. 1893-1942.

The collection consists chiefly of American sheet music published in the United States between the years 1893-1942. The music is primarily by composers from Michigan. It also includes songs that about Michigan.

2 linear ft. (4 boxes, ca. 190 items)

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Kahn, Gus, 1886-1941

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Lyricist. From the description of Autograph card signed : [New York], to Irene Gallagher, May 15/1923, 1923 May 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270923814 Gus Kahn, (born 6 November 1886 in Koblenz, Germany; died 8 October 1941, Beverly Hills, Calif.) was a prolific lyricist during the 20s and 30s for Tin Pan Alley, stage and films. After being taken to the U.S. by his immigrant parents in 1891 when the family settled in Chicago, he started writing songs while still at sch...

Lerner, Sammy

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Johnson, Howard, 1908-

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Richardson, Harry Ward

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Fiske, Hazel B.

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Roderick, George H.

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Wondree, Louis Harold.

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Zickel, Harry H.

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Jentzen, Shirley W.

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Whiting, Richard A., 1891-1938

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Richard A. Whiting was a prominent music composer for Hollywood and Broadway productions from the 1920s-1930s. Born in 1891, Whiting married Eleanore Youngblood in 1923. The couple had two daughters, pop vocalist Margaret Whiting and singer/actress Barbara Whiting. Over his career on Broadway and in Hollywood, Whiting collaborated with many of the music industry's most celebrated lyricists including Gus Kahn, Ray Egan, Buddy DeSylva, Leo Robin, Oscar Hammerstein II, and Johnny Merce...

Kettler, King.

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Coon, Walter.

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Moore, Earl Vincent, 1890-1987

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Professor of music, director (later dean) of the School of Music of the University of Michigan. From the description of Earl V. Moore papers, 1870s-1987 (bulk 1920s-1960s). (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34421846 Earl V. Moore was born September 27, 1890, in Lansing, Michigan, and was graduated from Lansing High School in 1908. In 1910, he received his Artist Diploma in Organ from the University of Michigan's University School of Music. He receive...

Cherney, Joseph.

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Rose, Jack, 1911-1995

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Weslyn, Louis, 1875-1936

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Panico, Louis, 1899-

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Berlin, Irving, 1888-1989

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American composer. From the description of Irving Berlin letter to John W. Rumsey, 1959 May 15. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 608505243 From the description of Irving Berlin letter to Harry Ruby, 1971 Jan. 5. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 608505236 From the description of Irving Berlin letter to Harry Ruby, 1957 Dec. 3. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 608505260 From the description of Irving Berlin letter to Harry Ruby, 1956 May 22. (Unknown). WorldCat rec...

Tallman, Ruth.

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Brown, Forman, 1901-1996

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Slingluff, Doris.

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Hoyt Public Library (Saginaw, Mich.)

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Jones, Isham, 1894-1956

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Caesar, Irving

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Writer of "Swanee" and other songs. From the description of Autograph card signed : [New York], to Irene [Gallagher], 1921 May 18. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270935634 Lyricist. From the description of Reminiscences of Irving Caesar : oral history, [195-?]. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122564878 Lyricist and songwriter who served as stenographer and secretary on Henry Ford's Peace Expedition, 1915-1916. ...

Northrup, Blanche.

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Porray, Edmund J.

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McNamara, Raymond

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Callaghan, Phebe Grant.

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Storman, Eddie

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Kellette, John William

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Gee, Merle.

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Martin, Tony, 1913-2012

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Cabot, H. C.

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Amsden, Arthur

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Eastwood, Ted

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Kenbrovin, Jaan

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Chon, Myron E.

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Vincent, Nat, 1889-1979

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Songwriter. Born November 6, 1889. Died 1979. Full name: Nathaniel David Vincent. AKA: Nat "Bubbles" Vincent. Career most active 1910s-1940s. Song credits include "When the Bloom is on the Sage," and "I Know What it Means to be Lonesome." From the description of Oral history interview with Nat Vincent; 1975 March 31; interview conducted by Douglas B. Green. 1975 Mar. 31. (Country Music Foundation, Library & Media Center). WorldCat record id: 58841167 From the description...

Scott, John Prindle, 1877-1932

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Ellis, Joseph (Composer)

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Stevens, Leonard P.

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Beinert, Art L.

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Brown, Ray, 1926-2002

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Hogan, William W.

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Warren, Harry

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"Harry Warren, was born Salvatore Guaragna Warren, on December 24th, 1893 in Brooklyn, New York (died 22 September 1981, Los Angeles, California, USA.) One of the most important of all the popular film composers, Warren is probably best remembered for the innovative 30s film musicals he scored with lyricist Al Dubin. A son of Italian immigrants, from a family of 12, Warren taught himself to play accordion and piano, and joined a touring carnival show in his teens. Later, he worked in a variety o...

Snyder, Donald E. L.

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Marks, Gerald

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Thomas, F. B.

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Turner, Harry.

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Picard, Frank A., 1889-1963

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Chairman of Michigan Liquor Control Commission, 1932-1934, president of Michigan Bar Association, and U.S. Judge of Eastern District of Michigan, 1939-1963. From the description of Frank A. Picard papers, 1907-1963. (University of Michigan). WorldCat record id: 34418614 Frank A. Picard was born in Saginaw, Michigan on October 19, 1889. He graduated from the University of Michigan in 1912, then went into private practice. In addition to the law, Picard also serve...

Sanzenbacher, Myrtle.

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Howard, Joseph E. (Joseph Edgar), 1878-1961

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Fiorito, Ted, 1900-1971

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Elbel, Louis

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Wilson, Gwendolyn.

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Gold, Joe, 1894-1978

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VanLoon, J.

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Pascal, Milton, 1908-1976

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Kendis, James, 1883-1946

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Pulfrey, Herbert G.

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Henderson, Ray

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Composer. From the description of Autograph card signed : [New York], to Irene Gallagher, 1921 May 17. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270923770 Songwriter. From the description of Reminiscences of Ray Henderson : oral history, 1958. (Columbia University In the City of New York). WorldCat record id: 122513560 ...

Cummings, Fred C.

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Thompson, Eddie, 1925-1986

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Mills, Laura.

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Kremer, Walter F.

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Brockman, James.

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Meiss, Edwin R.

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Cummings, J. G.

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Graham, Louise J.

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Hughes, Joseph H.

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Russo, Dan A., 1885-1956

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Platte, Albert W.

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Platte, a musician, music and voice teacher, master violinist and pianist, was born in Germany and educated in Europe. He came to Saginaw (Mich.) in 1881, where Platte founded and conducted both the Schumann and Polyhymnia clubs. He also served as choir director and organist at St. Paul's Episcopal, St. John's, and First Congregational churches. Platte also directed the Germania Mannerchor opera in 1883 and the New Ladies Choral Union in 1893. Platte was a member of the American Guild of Organis...

Heyer, Marie O.

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Dupre, Jimmy, 1906-

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Hoek, Beatrice.

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Berman, B. B.

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Wells, Gilbert

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Lorenzo, Ange, 1894-1971

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Newman, Charles, 1901-1978

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Kratz, William C.

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Davies, Elizabeth

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Simon, Seymour

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Erdman, Ernie, 1879-1946

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McWatters, Arthur.

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Harris, Chas. K. (Charles Kassell), 1864-1930

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Music publisher and composer of "After the ball" and other songs. From the description of Typewritten letter signed : New York, to Mrs. Robert Grau, New Rochelle, N.Y., 1903 Sept. 30. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 270907033 ...