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Guide to the Jazz Sheet Music Collection 1897-1967, 1991

Finding aid prepared by CO, 2008

© 2008 University of Chicago Library

Acknowledgments

The Jazz Sheet Music Collection was processed and preserved as part of the "Uncovering New Chicago Archives Project," funded with support from the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.

Descriptive Summary

Title:

Jazz Sheet Music. Collection

Dates:

1897-1967, 1991

Size:

2 linear feet (2 boxes)

Repository:

Special Collections Research Center
University of Chicago Library
1100 East 57th Street
Chicago, Illinois 60637 U.S.A.

Abstract:

The Jazz Sheet Music Collection contains printed music and is arranged alphabetically by title. Each piece is documented with some or all of the following: lyricist, composer/arranger, publisher, and date.

Information on Use

Access

The collection is open for research.

Citation

When quoting material from this collection, the preferred citation is: Jazz Sheet Music. Collection, [Box#, Folder#], Special Collections Research Center, University of Chicago

Scope Note

The Jazz Sheet Music Collection contains printed music and is arranged alphabetically by title. Each piece is documented with some or all of the following: lyricist, composer/arranger, publisher, and date. There is additional information noted when applicable. Pieces with missing pages are marked as "incomplete."

Related Resources

The following related resources are located in the Department of Special Collections:

http://www.lib.uchicago.edu/e/spcl/select.html

Chicago Jazz Archive

Manning, Richard. Band. Collection

Piano Song Sheet Collection

Steiner, John. Collection

Zuccarello, Paul. Collection

Subject Headings

Foxtrots

Jazz

Piano music

Popular music

Ragtime music

Songs

Vocal music

University of Chicago. Chicago Jazz Archive

INVENTORY

Box 1

Folder 1

A

Box 1

Folder 2

B

Box 1

Folder 3

C

Box 1

Folder 4

D

Box 1

Folder 4

E

Box 1

Folder 5

F

Box 1

Folder 6

G

Box 1

Folder 7

H

Box 1

Folder 7

I

Box 1

Folder 8

I

Box 1

Folder 9

I

Box 1

Folder 10

J-K

Box 1

Folder 11

L

Box 2

Folder 1

M

Box 2

Folder 2

M

Box 2

Folder 3

O-P

Box 2

Folder 4

R

Box 2

Folder 5

S

Box 2

Folder 6

S

Box 2

Folder 7

T-V

Box 2

Folder 8

W

Box 2

Folder 9

Y