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Apollo and Marsyas

Apollo and Marsyas

Print showing a contest of musical skill between Apollo and Marsyas (or Pan), seated, holding his pipes.

Ukie jūnidan kangen no zu

Ukie jūnidan kangen no zu

Print shows a long hall receding into the background for a perspective view, with eight women playing musical instruments arranged along the sides and in the rear is a woman playing a koto; in the foreground, o... more

--Cater ... an amateur of music well known at the Queen's Arms concert in Newgate Street / J.N. 1784 ; etched by J. Nixon.

--Cater ... an amateur of music well known at the Queen's Arms concert...

Print shows an elderly man sitting on a bench, holding a violin, with a music stand in front of him.

[Mr. Graupner - seated and holding music]

[Mr. Graupner - seated and holding music]

Drawing shows a portrait of Gottlieb Graupner, a music publisher in Boston, facing front while holding a sheet of music.

"A little music"--or--The delights of harmony / Js. Gillray.

"A little music"--or--The delights of harmony / Js. Gillray.

Print shows at center in a parlor a man playing a flute, he steps on a small dog's tail causing it to yelp, on the right a young woman is playing a pianoforte with some intent as a man holds her music book open... more

Ryū ko niban

Ryū ko niban

Print shows a woman playing a koto with a dragon curled around her.

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in such a manner, and on such terms, as they think will give universal satisfaction. Orders thankfully received

Reed and Stiles will execute bank notes and engraving of all kinds, in...

Print shows an advertisement in the form of bank notes in the denominations of 2 and 3 advertising Reed and Stiles engraving and copperplate printing firm in Hartford and East Windsor, Connecticut. At the top o... more

The handsome man / E. B... ; N. Currier's lith., N.Y.

The handsome man / E. B... ; N. Currier's lith., N.Y.

Sheet music cover showing well-dressed man, with women admiring him from behind.

Blake's patriotic log cabin music

Blake's patriotic log cabin music

A Whig campaign song in praise of William Henry Harrison, illustrated with a rural tableau of the candidate's fabled log cabin on the Ohio River. The cabin stands in a clearing, and flies an American flag. A ci... more

The Georgia melodies. As sung by the Georgia Champions / Lith. of E.W. Bouve, Boston.

The Georgia melodies. As sung by the Georgia Champions / Lith. of E.W....

Music cover illustrated with couple dancing on porch.

Music of the Ethiopian Serenaders

Music of the Ethiopian Serenaders

Music cover showing Pell playing bones, Harrington and White playing banjos, Stanwood playing accordian, and Germon playing tambourine.

Plantation melodies / J.H. Bufford's lith., Boston.

Plantation melodies / J.H. Bufford's lith., Boston.

Music cover showing two boys seated on bench, with one of them playing a flute, and the other holding book of music.

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the Baden, mazurka figures &c. &c. to which is appended the music of the celebrated Redowa waltz, now first published in the United States.

Leaflets of the ball room. Being a sketch of the polka quadrilles, the...

Compiled by a publisher and small enough to fit into a pocket, this manual gives directions for polka quadrilles, mazurka quadrilles, and "The New Redowa," all "as taught by Mr. Durang and daughter." Other danc... more

The Sons of Columbia. A national song. Written for the Fourth of July and set to music by Theodore Ascherfeld, Havre De Grace, Md. / Lith. by Otto Knirsch, Phila.

The Sons of Columbia. A national song. Written for the Fourth of July ...

Music cover showing soldiers on parade, probably in Philadelphia, Pa.

My New England home Words & music by L. Wade / / T. Sinclair's lith., Phila.

My New England home Words & music by L. Wade / / T. Sinclair's lith., ...

Two Native Americans watch as Pilgrims come ashore.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedicated to Miss Megee of Philadelphia by the author of Mary's beauty / / Queen ; C. Schuessele del. ; P.S. Duval & Co. steam lith. press.

The grave of my mother Poetry and music composed and respectfully dedi...

Print showing title page illustration with girl looking sadly at "the grave of my mother."

Signora Frezzolini, prima donna, Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street, New York City

Signora Frezzolini, prima donna, Academy of Music, Fourteenth Street, ...

Signora Frezzolini, half-length portrait, facing left.

The political quadrille. Music by Dred Scott

The political quadrille. Music by Dred Scott

A general parody on the 1860 presidential contest, highlighting the impact of the Dred Scott decision on the race. That controversial decision, handed down in 1857 by Chief Justice Roger B. Taney, ruled that ne... more

Grand ball given by the citizens of New York to the Prince of Wales, at the Academy of Music, October 12, 1860

Grand ball given by the citizens of New York to the Prince of Wales, a...

Illustration showing an elaborate ball at the Academy of Music in New York.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - exterior

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - exterior

Print shows an exterior view of the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday, January 15, 1861

The Brooklyn Academy of Music - interior - opening concert on Tuesday,...

Print shows an interior view of the concert hall during a play at the Brooklyn Academy of Music.

The story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano, respectfully dedicated to H. T. Helmbold, manufacturer of Helmbold's Extract Buchu / / J. Queen del.

The story of Gettysburg Music composed for the piano, respectfully ded...

Drawing for sheet music cover, published as A Message from the Battlefield, composed by Mark Hassler, shows wounded soldier surrounded by man, women, and a boy, with a bottle of Buchu on the bedside table.

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Surnaichi"

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Surnaichi"

Photograph shows a man playing a long necked instrument called a karnay. The caption for this image is incorrect.

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Tamburi'

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Tamburi'

Photograph shows a man playing a long necked stringed instrument.

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Dutarchi

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Dutarchi

Photograph shows a man playing long-necked fretted lute.

Trupa muzykantov. Tas-baz mualakchi kairak baz

Trupa muzykantov. Tas-baz mualakchi kairak baz

Photograph shows troup of musicians and an acrobat(?).

Hurrah for the Old Flag!, written by W. Dexter Smith, Jr., music by M. Keller

Hurrah for the Old Flag!, written by W. Dexter Smith, Jr., music by M....

Music cover showing Union soldier holding U.S. flag.

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Muzykal'nye instrumenty
Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Karnaichi"

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Karnaichi"

Photograph shows a man playing small flute-like instrument called a surnay. The caption for this image is incorrect. This caption is for image no. 263.

Tadzhikskie remeslennye obriady (arbai pir). Obiet (buakhurdi)

Tadzhikskie remeslennye obriady (arbai pir). Obiet (buakhurdi)

Photograph shows a group of musicians, dancing boys(?) and female dancers.

Trupa muzykantov. Petrushka (lukhtak baz) zachabaz

Trupa muzykantov. Petrushka (lukhtak baz) zachabaz

Photograph shows group of musicians, a batcha, and a man or boy lying on the rug in a sack(?).

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Nagarachi

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Nagarachi

Photograph shows a man playing two small drums.

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Mashki kamancha"

Obshchestvennyia uveseleniia Sredneaziiatsev. Muzykanty. "Mashki kaman...

Photograph shows a man playing a long-necked stringed instrument.

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Koshnaichi

Muzykal'nye instrumenty i muzykanty. Koshnaichi

Photograph shows a man playing a clarinet-like instrument.

Trupa muzykantov. Zenbaz

Trupa muzykantov. Zenbaz

Photograph shows a female musician holding a frame drum (dayra).

Grand masquerade ball of the Arion Society at the Academy of Music, New York, March 27, 1867 / TN.

Grand masquerade ball of the Arion Society at the Academy of Music, Ne...

Print shows a march with carnival-like figures around an interior view of a large hall and ballroom in which the carnival continues.

O'er graves of the loved ones Poetry and music by John P. Ordway, M.D. ; to Louis P. Goussaud, Esq. / / Baker del ; John H. Bufford's Lith. 34 Chauncey St. Boston.

O'er graves of the loved ones Poetry and music by John P. Ordway, M.D....

Print showing title page illustration with a woman, man, and children decorating a tombstone with flowers.

Idas Mazurka composed by Louis Hazelmayer, professor of music and magic
One little curl of auburn hair--Words and music by J.H. McNaughton / Clay, Cosack & Co.

One little curl of auburn hair--Words and music by J.H. McNaughton / C...

Sheet music cover showing young woman, seated, three-quarter length, facing left, with her head propped on her right hand, holding lock of hair.

The band--"Music hath charms to soothe the savage beast"

The band--"Music hath charms to soothe the savage beast"

Photo shows mounted animals with monkeys playing musical instruments and a replica of a bear with a violin.

Yuma musician, Arizona / / Taber Photo., San Francisco

Yuma musician, Arizona / / Taber Photo., San Francisco

Photograph shows a portrait of a Yuma man in body paint, seated, facing front, playing a flute. At his feet are three playing cards face up.

A hard music lesson

A hard music lesson

Woman seated at piano.

Who does not love wine, wife & song, will be a fool for his lifelong! / And. Schwabe.

Who does not love wine, wife & song, will be a fool for his lifelong! ...

Print shows a man and a woman in an embrace, the man holding a glass of wine and a sheet of music.

Shō (Chinese musical inst.)

Shō (Chinese musical inst.)

Drawing shows a man, head-and-shoulders, left profile, playing a shō, a panpipe-like wind instrument.

Biwa - shō

Biwa - shō

Drawing shows a traditional four-string, four-fret biwa and a shō, a panpipe-like wind instrument.

[The barracks of the music band]

[The barracks of the music band]

Torpedo submarine in water.

Cincinnati Music Hall / C.H. Muhrman, photo.

Cincinnati Music Hall / C.H. Muhrman, photo.

Model(?) of Cincinnati Music Hall.

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