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Laura Harriss Howell Music Collection

 Collection — Box: 1-24
Identifier: SC-MS-098
Scope and Contents This collection contains the personal music library of Laura Harriss Howell and includes opera librettos, music books, and sheet music meant to be sung and played on piano, organ or guitar by musicians in the home. Published primarily in the first half of the nineteenth century but including some Confederate imprints, the music reflects the parlor music tastes of the period and contains popular part-singing classics of the day.
Dates: Undated

Rabbi Thurman Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-096
Abstract Actively involved with the religious, civic, and cultural life of the community, Rabbi Mordecai Thurman was Rabbi for Wilmington's Temple of Israel, the oldest Jewish temple in North Carolina, from 1936 until 1945. This collection contains oversized volumes of cantor's music in Hebrew, loose leaves of printed music, Yiddish posters, Hebrew choral manuscripts in parts Haggadah (Hebrew-English), an oral history with Trudi Rosenthal of the Holocaust and Rabbi Thurman's last sermon.
Dates: Undated

Scheetz Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-056
Scope and Contents This collection includes sheet music and songbooks of popular music during the late 19th and early 20th centuries. Most of the selections are written for piano, however there are several arrangments for the ukelele and guitar.
Dates: 1888-1959

Thursday Morning Music Club Records

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-036
Scope and Contents This collection documents the activities Wilmington's Thursday Morning Music Club from its origin in 1892 to 2014, including the club's affiliation with the North Carolina and National Federations of Music Clubs. Represented in the records are minutes, bylaws, banking records, reports, correspondence, member directories, programs, and yearbooks. Of historical significance are the minutes of the club's first meetings documenting its founding members, meeting locations and songs practiced. This...
Dates: 1892-2014

Wilmington Rock Music Collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC-MS-240
Dates: 1998-1999, undated