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






Lyrics: "A Song Ballad" by Slakey Dupry





Folder 3

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






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.



Folder 5

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





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)





Folder 7

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