African-American Sheet Music 1850-1920

URL

http://memory.loc.gov/ammem/award97/rpbhtml/

Description

A collection of 1,305 pieces of African-American sheet music, with songs from the minstrel period, abolitionist movement, Civil War, Reconstruction and the beginnings of urbanization and the northern migration of African Americans.

Subjects

Music

Access Information

"UCSD Only" resources are funded & licensed by UC San Diego Library & the University of California.

Off-campus access restricted to current UC San Diego faculty, staff & students.