Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera, ca. 1818-1931
Hazen, Robert M
Hazen, Margaret Hindle
Photoprints, Series 1: Silver gelatin on paper
Photoprints, Series 1: Silver albumen on paper
Ambrotypes: Silver collodion on glass
Tintypes: Silver collodion on iron
Pillow case, Series 2.6: photoprint on fabric
Picture postcards: Ink on paper, photomechanically printed
Music and ephemera: Ink on paper, letterpress printing
13.5 cu. ft.: 9 document boxes, 6 shoe boxes, and
5 flat boxes
Dr. and Mrs. Robert M. Hazen formed this collection in conjunction with their research on the American brass band movement.
Large collection of photographs, picture postcards, printed ephemera, and music related to the brass band movement in the United States: includes 8 ambrotypes, 36 tintypes, 59 stereographs, 66 cabinet prints, 90 cartes-de-visite, 150 large photoprints, and 874 picture postcards; also posters, concert programs, instrument manufacturers' advertisemements and ephemera, periodicals, sheet music, etc.
Hazen Collection of Band Photographs and Ephemera, ca. 1818-1931, Archives Center, National Museum of American History