Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend Journal subscribers ledger 1859-1861, 1868-1869

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Title

Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend Journal subscribers ledger 1859-1861, 1868-1869

Subject

Joseph Funk and Sons
Account books
Funk, Joseph, 1778-1862
Harmonia Sacra (9th edition)
Musical million (Journal)
Singing -- Religious aspects --
Mennonites
Subscribers' addresses
Subscriber
Shape-note singing
Shape-note hymnals
Virginia -- Church history -- 19th century

Description

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 published by the Ruebush-Kieffer Company from 1870 to 1914. The ledger contains the names of subscribers and the location where their subscription went to. The name of the publising company changed from Joseph Funk and Sons to Joseph Funk's Sons then later to the Patent Note Publishing Company then to Ruebush, Kieffer, and Company and was later changed to Ruebush-Kieffer Company after 1891. One source for digital copies of the Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend can be found here.

Creator

Joseph Funk and Sons; Joseph Funk's Sons

Source

Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend Journal subscribers ledger, 1859-1861, 1868-1869, Ruebush-Kieffer Company Collection, HRHS-203, Folder 5, Rocktown History, Dayton, Va.

Publisher

JMU Libraries

Date

1859-1861
1868-1869

Contributor

Tyler Brinkerhoff

Format

PDF

Identifier

SNT0001

Coverage

Singers Glen, Virginia

Files

Citation

Joseph Funk and Sons; Joseph Funk's Sons, “Southern Musical Advocate and Singer's Friend Journal subscribers ledger 1859-1861, 1868-1869,” Histories along the Blue Ridge, accessed November 27, 2022, https://omeka.lib.jmu.edu/erp/items/show/8305.