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- US.INSON A2018-006
The collection contains scanned pages from several shows known as "blueprint specials," which were musicals-in-a-box created for the US Army during WWII.
- US.INSON Mss 001
- 1909 - 2007
The collection consists of scrapbooks, photos, sheet music, manuscripts, and other material documenting the personal and professional life of popular music lyricist Gus Kahn who collaboratedon many of the most enduring hits of the 20th-century inc...
- US.INSON Mss 002
- copyright dates
Sheet music, arrangements, and folios of popular music that belonged to Margaret Sautter.
Sautter, Margaret Ann
- US.INSON Mss 003
- 1946 - 1954
Approximately 140 musical arrangements for the weekly NBC radio show The Phil Harris – Alice Faye Show. The arrangements were created by Walter Scharf.
- US.INSON Mss 004
This is an artificial collection that is comprised of all donations of books. Subjects include: analysis and criticism of the Great American Songbook; biographies and autobiographies of the Songbook's composers, lyricists, and performers; the...
- US.INSON Mss 005
- 1990-02-16 - ?
This artificial collection contains collected oral histories.
- US.INSON Mss 006
- 1966 - 1983
Approximately 200 original arrangements created by various arrangers for the singing duo Sandler & Young, who performed internationally from 1963-1982. Most arrangements include a master score, vocal parts, and various instrument parts. The co...
- US.INSON Mss 007
- 1932 - 1939
3 boxes containing 74 aluminum disc recordings of Rudy Vallee radio shows from 1932-1939. Guest stars included Tallulah Bankhead, Alice Faye,Sophie Tucker, Ethel Barrymore, Dick Powell, Betty Boop, Gloria Swanson, Bob Hope, Rudolph Friml, Jr., Mil...
- US.INSON Mss 008
- 1895 - 2011
34,000 pieces of sheet music, 14,000 recordings, 3,300 books, 200 publicity photographs, newsclippings and correspondence.
- US.INSON Mss 009
- 1936 - 2007
Papers and sound recordings spanning the career of lyricist Hy Zaret (Hyman Harry Zaritsky). Includes research, notes, handwritten musical notes and lyrics on staff paper, mock-ups and drafts of sheet music, printed sheet music, orchestrations, ar...
- US.INSON Mss 010
- 1935 - 2010
Approximately 3,500 LPs including Broadway cast recordings, soloists, remastered works, videodiscs; 1,000 compact discs of transferred 78s and other recordings, and radio transcription discs.
- US.INSON Mss 011
- 1900 - 1967
Approximately 1,600 pieces of sheet music, orchestral arrangements, and other documents related to the performances and career of Bob Kennedy.
- US.INSON Mss 012
- 1937 - 1995
Photos, recordings, posters, letters, and publicity material documenting the careers of The Andrews Sisters, Georgia Gibbs, and Rose Murphy. Includes 78s, 45s, LPs, CDs, photographs, posters, lobby cards, magazines, and miscellaneous research mate...
- US.INSON Mss 013
- 1914 - 1980
Approximately 60 pieces of sheet music.
- US.INSON Mss 015
- 1932 - 1946
Approximately 30 compact disc recordings of Andre Kostelanetz's CBS radio broadcasts from 1932 to 1949.
- US.INSON Mss 017
- 1910 - 1966
Theatrical ephemera for a London-based run of "Funny Face," including a framed lobby card, accounting sheet, and playbill, as well as other miscellaneous programs and sheet music.
- US.INSON Mss 018
- 1904 - 1993
Approximately 450 pieces of sheet music.
- US.INSON Mss 020
- 1921 - 1956
Photos, books and recordings of Ray Shonfield performing with the Charlie Davis and Jim Riley Orchestras.