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Tyrolea Music Book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-79-0
Scope and Contents The Tyrolea Music Book (2011-79-0) is a collection of music. Inside the front cover is a watercolor with a banner with the word, “Tyrolea.” Tyrolea is the name of a club that existed at Yale; founded in 1854 and lasted for about five years.  Because of the anonymous nature of this item it is difficult to claim if the book was actually produced for the club. Tyrolea is probably a reference to Tyrol; a region in Europe around Austria. Tyrolean, for example, is used to describe a hat also known as...
Dates: Created: c.1854; Other: Date acquired: 08/06/2011

Dr. Watts Music Book

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: 00-2011-96-0
Scope and Contents The Dr. Watts Music Book collection (1794-1820) is a music book containing hymns and other songs. A few pages at the beginning and end of the book containing hand written music, but must of the book contains music that was printed. Songs include “Old Hundred” (printed) and “Portuguese hymn” (hand-written).
Dates: Created: 1794-1820; Other: Date acquired: 03/06/2012