"States and Their Capitals" Sheet Music

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Title

"States and Their Capitals" Sheet Music

Alternative Title

"States and Their Capitals"

Subject

Orlando (Fla.)
Music--United States
Musicians--Southern States
Folk music--United States
Sheet music

Description

Sheet music for the song, "States and Their Capitals," with words and music by Mary M. Blunt. The cover features a photograph of Blunt. The song was copyrighted in 1944. According to the cover, Blunt lived at 112 North Terry Street in Orlando, Florida. At the time that the song was composed, the United States only had 48 states and had five territories. The territories were Alaska, Guam, Hawaii, Puerto Rico, and the U.S. Virgin Islands. American Samoa was also a territory, but lacked an established civilian government. Alaska and Hawaii earned statehood in 1959.

Creator

Blunt, Mary M.

Source

Original 4-page sheet music, 1944: African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1794-2010, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Central Florida.

Date Created

ca. 1944

Date Copyrighted

1944

Is Format Of

Digital reproduction of original 4-page sheet music, 1944. https://digital.library.ucf.edu/cdm/compoundobject/collection/AAL/id/257

Is Part Of

African American Legacy: The Carol Mundy Collection, 1794-2010, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Central Florida.
Carol E. Mundy Collection, RICHES of Central Florida.

Format

application/pdf

Extent

678 KB

Medium

4-page sheet music

Language

eng

Type

Text

Coverage

Home of Mary M. Blunt, Orlando, Florida

Accrual Method

Donation

Mediator

History Teacher
Geography Teacher
Humanities Teacher
Music Teacher

Provenance

Originally composed by Mary M. Blunt.

Rights Holder

Copyright to this resource is held by Mary M. Blunt and is provided here by RICHES of Central Florida for educational purposes only.

Curator

Cravero, Geoffrey

Digital Collection

External Reference

DeVane, Dwight, Blaine Waide, Peggy A. Bulger, Doris J. Dyen, and David Evans. Drop on Down in Florida: Field Recordings of African American Traditional Music 1977-1980. Atlanta, Ga: Dust-to-Digital, 2012.
Morris, Alton Chester, and Leonhard Deutsch. Folksongs of Florida. Gainesville: University of Florida Press, 1990.

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Original Format

4-page sheet music

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