Politics and Political Movements, Series 5 : sheet music, ca. 1817-1982
DeVincent, Sam 1918-1997
Ku Klux Klan (1915- )
The Politics and Political Movements series contains circa 1,565 pieces of sheet music and song folios documenting the political history of the United States. The two largest subseries by far are Patriotic Music (5.1) and Politicians and Political Figures (5.2). Although some political campaign songs are in 5.3, most of this material is placed in 5.2 under the name of the individual politician. Subseries are: 5.1 Patriotic Music, 5.2 Politicians and Political Figures, 5.3 Politics and Policial Parties, 5.4 Ku Klux Klan, 5.5 Prohibition and Temperance, 5.6 Trade Union, and 5.7 Women's Rights.
Sam DeVincent Collection of Illustrated American Sheet Music - Series 5, Archives Center, National Museum of American History