Kansas sheet music collection
Wide variety of sheet music relating to Kansas, written by Kansans, or otherwise of significance to the state of Kansas and themes of possible interest to Kansans. Includes military marches, fraternal organization songs and songs for the University of Kansas, statehood and territorial anniversary songs, and sentimental ballads, among other genres and music types.
- approximately 1860s-1960s
Conditions Governing Access
No access restrictions.
Conditions Governing Use
Spencer Library staff may determine use restrictions dependent on the physical condition of manuscript materials.
6.5 Linear Feet (4 oversize boxes) ; Each box measures 39x49 cm.
Organized alphabetically by song title; composer and/or lyricist noted whenever possible.
RH MS Q455
Formerly located at call number RH E165.
- Guide to the Kansas Sheet Music Collection
- Kansas sheet music collection
- Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2019.
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
- Finding aid permalink
- Preferred citation
Kansas sheet music collection, Kansas Collection, RH MS Q455, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas