Subject: Other Music, Dance & Entertainments

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Amber Tresses Tied In Blue - Irving's Canadian Series of Five Cent Music

From the Irving Five Cent Series - See link for information

Banjo In A Lumber Camp - photograph

BANJO, PEAVEYS AND RIFLES - "Pose with the prop of your choice". This picture shows the crew of a Bruce County lumber camp gathered in front of the camboose. I'd guess about 1910-20. The guy in the middle is the proud owner not only of the best hat in the...

Banks Of The Don (On The)

A song about Toronto's notorious Don Jail. This imposing structure was built along the Don River in 1865. It was added to over the years but the original part of the jail was in use until 1977. The song was collected from O.J. Abbott (1872-1962) by Edith ...

Bass Line Challenge - Harriston Quadrille Band

The Harriston Quadrille Band (of my imagination) left us an excellent little conundrum between the pages of "Howe's Diamond School for The Violin". It's the bass part for a song you know. If you can figure out what it is, please, send us an e-mail and tel...

Bath Waltz

The Bath Waltz - A waltz written out with a left hand part for piano. I believe this is from the Ira Doan Manuscript - Sharon, Ontario Circa 1830. Doan played flute in the Sharon Silver Band [IB] There is a "Bath Waltz" in 19th century British sources, b...

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