Record Detail

Title:Letter to Benjamin Glover / Henry H. Terry.
Creator:Terry, Henry H.
Place of Publication:Oyster Ponds, [New York?]
Date of Publication:1831 September 24
Sub-group:Center for Popular Music
Physical Description:1 item (1 leaf) ; 19 x 20 cm
Contents:Links open individual songs at Internet Archive.
[Untitled march] : https://archive.org/stream/LetterBenjaminGlover/MUMSS-00007#page/n0/mode/2up

Subject(s):Correspondence.
Letters.
Marches.
Long Island City (New York, N.Y.)
Music -- Manuscripts.

Notation:Standard
Notes:1 letter addressed to Mr. Benjamin Glover with a single line of musical notation for a march.
Title assigned by cataloger.
Letter addressed to, "Mr. Benjamin Glover, Cutchogue, L.I."
Letter reads, "Mr Glover sir, I will submit to your inspection the following plan for our military salute. I have put them all in minims in order to make it more plain - being one step on beat on each note. If it meets with your approbation, I should like to have it adopted by all the musicians. Respectfully yours, Henry H. Terry. Oyster Ponds, Sept 24 1831".
Letter includes a line of musical notation without lyrics.

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Accession No.:87-029
Item ID:MUMSS-00007
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