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SNT0012-Joseph-Funk-Sons-letters-to-James-Curry-May-1856-to.pdf
Collection includes five letters, dated 1856 May 17 to 1858 October 7, from publishers Joseph Funk and Sons, of Mountain Valley, Va., to their book agent, James Curry of Nickell's Mill, Monroe County, Va. The letters discuss supply and demand, cost,…

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SNT0010-Letter-from-Funk-to-Curry-February-23-1836.pdf
Letter from Joseph Funk to James Curry written on February 23rd, 1836. Funk is writing if Curry recieved music books and that the music books are the best of the kind.

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SNT0014-Joseph-Funk-to-Solomon-Henkel-letter-August-12-1816.pdf
Letter from Joseph Funk to his publisher Solomon Henkel. The letter is written in German and is from August 12, 1816. This is around the time when Joseph Funk was compiling his songbook written in German and translated titled: The universally useful…

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SNT0015-Joseph-Funk-letter-to-Soloman-Henkel-October-4-1821.pdf
Letter from Joseph funk to his publisher Solomon Henkel. This letter is written in German and is from October 4, 1821.

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SNT0005-Hollis-to-Funk-Letters-1832-1836.pdf
The J. W. Hollis to Joseph Funk Letters, 1832, 1836, are comprised of nine letters written to Funk by his publisher J. W. Hollis of Winchester, Virginia. The letters discuss in considerable detail various editorial changes to Funk's works A…

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SNT0006-J-W-Hollis-Letter-to-Joseph-Funk-August-15-1832.pdf
Letter from J.W. Hollis to Jospeh Funk concerning a question about formating a general scale of music in a publication he is putting together for Joseph Funk.

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SNT0007-J-W-Hollis-Letter-to-Joseph-Funk-September-12-1832.pdf
Letter from J.W. Hollis to Jospeh Funk written on September 12, 1832 concerning publishing A Compilation of Genuine Church Music.

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SNT0008-Letter-to-Funk-from-Hollis-May-17-1838.pdf
Letter from J.W. Hollis to Jospeh Funk written on May 17, 1838. The letter contains Hollis' edits to The Rose of Sharon and the possibility of Hollis moving to Rockingham.

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SNT0011-Joseph-Funk-and-Sons-letter-to-James-Curry-Sep-1857.pdf
Letter from Joseph Funk and Sons to James Curry written on September 11, 1857. The letter concerns Curry selling the fourth edition of music, and how it is a valuable book for those who don't have much time to read.

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SNT0013-Joseph-Funk-and-Sons-Correspondence-to-James-Curry.pdf
The Joseph Funk & Sons Correspondence predates the American Civil War and includes two letters from a Mennonite hymnbook publisher in Rockingham County, Virginia, to a client in Lewisburg, Virginia [now West Virginia]. The letter discusses book…

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SNT0001-Southern-Musical-Advocate-and-Singers-Friend-Journal.pdf
Subscriber ledger for The Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend which was a periodical produced by Joseph Funk and Sons from 1859-1861 and 1865-1869. The periodical was a precurser to The Musical Million and Singer's Advocate which was…

SNT0018-Aldine-S-Kieffer-letter-to-E-M-August-1-1881.pdf
Letter from Aldine S. Kieffer to E.M. ? written on August 1, 1881. This letter concerns publications of The Musical Million for September and October of 1881 and the mattters published in them.

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SNT0019-Letter-from-Aldine-Kieffer-to-Boyte-Funk-4-Sept-1894.pdf
Letter from Aldine S. Kieffer to Boyte Funk written on 4 September 1894. The letter contains Aldine S. Kieffer's inquiry to his cousin Boyte Funk about the possibility of building a print shop in Singers Glen.

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SNT0020-Letter-from-Aldine-Kieffer-to-Boyte-Funk-5-Oct-1894.pdf
Letter from Aldine S. Kieffer to Boyte Funk written on 5 October, 1894. This letter contains information about shape-notes and Kieffer's music business, Kieffer asking Funk to come and stay for a week, Kieffer's memories of the Brock's Gap farm, and…

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SNT0021-Letter-from-Aldine-Kieffer-to-Boyte-Funk-31-Mar-1904.pdf
Letter from Aldine S. Kieffer to Boyte Funk written on 31 March 1904. The letter contains Kieffer's response to Funk about his son James and names multiple friends they have in common who have passed away. The letter also discusses Kieffer's bad…

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SNT-MISC0001-Mt-Vernon-School-House-VA-singing-class-Nov1877.pdf
Scans of bibliographic information, Mt. Vernon Musical Union minutes, and signed materials in a book used at the Mt. Vernon Musical Union and probably later at Shenandoah College and Conservatory of Music in Dayton, Va. McIntosh R M (Rigdon M.), 1836…

https://sites.jmu.edu/erp/Osp003_001_001.pdf
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https://sites.jmu.edu/erp/Osp003_001_002.pdf
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