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Cylinder recording collection

 Collection
Identifier: CoU-AMRC-83
Scope and Contents Wax cylinders from multiple sources, principally from Nell Bell of Denver Colorado. Also includes a working Edison Wax Cylinder Phonograph Machine (ca. 1913). Collection merges two former collections: the Nell Bell Collection and the Wax Cylinder Collection.
Dates: ca. 1900-1930

Gloria Grotzinger sheet music collection

 Item
Identifier: COU-AMRC-103
Scope and content Song sheets from the collection of Gloria Grotzinger, formerly of Loveland, Colorado. Includes extensive selections from the early American songbook, especially in the areas of early 20th century musical theatre, patriotic songs, and coon songs. Includes a first printing piano vocal score of the musical, "Showboat," with all original language.
Dates: 1846-2009

Gloria Grotzinger sheet music collection

 Collection
Identifier: CoU-AMRC-103
Scope and content Song sheets from the collection of Gloria Grotzinger, formerly of Loveland, Colorado. Includes extensive selections from the early American songbook, especially in the areas of early 20th century musical theatre, patriotic songs, and coon songs. Includes a first printing piano vocal score of the musical, "Showboat," with all original language.
Dates: 1846-2009

John Carbonell sheet music binders volumes

 Collection
Identifier: CoU-AMRC-99
Abstract 19th century music sheets bound into volumes by their original owners, collected over a 40-year period by John Carbonell, and acquired by the American Music Research Center in 2006
Dates: 1794-ca. 1900

Sister Mary Dominic Ray collection

 Collection
Identifier: CoU-AMRC-86
Scope and Contents Papers of Sister Mary Dominic Ray (1913-1994), musician, musicologist, collector; founder, American Music Research Center (Dominican College), 1947. Includes artifacts and photographs documenting the early years of the AMRC, as well as papers supporting Sister Mary's research and publications. Includes several original music sheets from the 18th and 19th centuries. Of related interest is the collection of early American tune books and hymnals, housed in Special Collections, Norlin Library.
Dates: Majority of material found in 1967–1989