Montana sheet music collection, 1894-1971  PDF  XML

Overview of the Collection

Montana sheet music collection
1894-1971 (inclusive)
0.1 linear feet
Collection Number
Mss 504
This collection holds Montana themed sheet music with some music specific to the University of Montana-Missoula, 1894-1971.
University of Montana, Mansfield Library, Archives and Special Collections
Archives and Special Collections
Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library
University of Montana
32 Campus Dr. #9936
Missoula, MT
Telephone: 406-243-2053
Fax: 406-243-4067
Access Restrictions

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of Archives and Special Collections, the Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, and The University of Montana-Missoula.


Content DescriptionReturn to Top

This collection holds Montans-themed sheet music with some songs specific to the University of Montana-Missoula, 1894-1971.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Researchers are responsible for using in accordance with 17 U.S.C. and any other applicable statutes. Copyright not transferred to The University of Montana-Missoula.

Preferred Citation

[Name of document or photograph number], Montana Sheet Music Collection, Archives and Special Collections, Maureen and Mike Mansfield Library, The University of Montana-Missoula.

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The sheet music is arranged by theme and rough chronology.

Custodial History

Custodial history unknown.

Related Materials

The Mansfield Library's circulating collection has copies of some the items in this collection.

Acquisition Information

"Up with Montana" donated by University Relations, 2003. "The Warriors" donated by Phillip Doty, 2006. Other donation information not known.

Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Container(s) Description Dates
1/1 "Montana's Early Days: Discriptive Fantasia" by Miss M.M. Henneberry 1894
1/2 "Butte's Fatal Explosion," words by Miss E.T. Henneberry and music by Miss M.M. Henneberry 1895
1/3 Handwritten copy of "Montana, My Montana," lyrics by Mrs. Knapp and music by G.H. Greenwood 1904
1/4 "The Warriors (The University of Montana)," lyrics by Mary Brennan Clapp and music by DeLoss Smith undated
1/5 "Up with Montana" by Dick Howell undated
1/6 "Our Montana," words and music by Nannie B. Kelley Joslyn 1904
1/7 "Montana," lyrics by Charles C. Cohan and melody by Joseph E. Howard. Official State Song adopted by Governor Edwin L. Norris 1910
1/8 "Montana," lyrics by Charles C. Cohan and melody by Joseph E. Howard. Official State Song adopted by Governor Edwin L. Norris, 12th edition 1941
1/9 "Mount St. Charles March" by F.V. Vollert, dedicated to Mount St. Charles College [now Carroll College], Helena, Montana 1911
1/10 "In the Bitterroot Valley" words and music by Harry Johnson 1938
1/11 "Old Montana," lyrics by John T. Campbell and music by Betty J. Crowley 1971
1/12 Montana Song Book undated
1/13 Miscellaneous sheet music by students undated

Names and SubjectsReturn to Top

Corporate Names

  • University of Montana--Missoula--Songs and music

Geographical Names

  • Montana--Songs and music.

Form or Genre Terms

  • Sheet Music