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William Penn

Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

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Music about Native Americans in the Collection

Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.Illustration
Box 39
no. 2
La Belle Indienne : valse brillante pour le piano / composée et dediée à Madlle. Susan Ridley Segwick par Albert W. Berg New York : Firth, Hall & Pond, 1847 4222 Young Native American woman standing on the shore of a wooded lake / lith. of Sarony & Major
Box 29
no. 3
The Blue Juniata / words and melody by M. D. Sullivan ; arranged for the piano forte by E. L. White Boston : Oliver Ditson, 1841 1135 Native American woman standing on a river bank / Bufford & Co.'s Lith.
Box 11a
no. 39
The Indian Hunter : a song / written by Eliza Cook ; the music composed & dedicated to Henry John Sharpe Esq. as a mark of esteem by his friend Henry Russell New York : Jas. L. Hewitt, 1842 or 1843 None Native American, armed with tomohawk and bow and arrows in a sylvan setting / Thayer & Co.'s Lithogr.
Box 30
no. 31
The Indian's Prayer / music composed and respectfully inscribed to L. O. Emerson of Salem by his friend I. B. Woodbury Boston : E. H. Wade, 1846 None None
Box 36
no. 32
Minnehaha, or, Laughing-Water Polka / composed by Francis H. Brown New York : Wm. Hall & Son, 1856 3577 Native American woman sitting on a rock by the water / Lith. of Sarony & Co.
Box 41
no. 50
Sioux March / by Louis Wallis St. Louis : Balmer & Weber, 1856 803-4 Mounted U.S. troops attacking a Sioux camp / E. Robyn lithographer

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