American Sheet Music: ca. 1820-1860
Table of Contents
Patriotism and War

Political Campaigns

Foreign Politics

National Expansion and Reform

Social Reform

Innovations and Celebrations

Love and Loss

Images of African Americans

Other Ethnic Material

American Instrumental Music

Vocal Music

Composers of Popular Song

The Music's Lyricists


Musical Performers from Abroad

Composers from Abroad

Composers in Europe

Sacred Music

By Wayne D. Shirley, Music Division, Library of Congress
American Sheet Music: ca. 1820-1860