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Jennie May Robinson Collection (MC 52)

Scope and Content

Two bound volumes of sheet music, some of it purchased from Columbus music dealers. They include early Victorian illustration and some songs of Jenny Lind, known as the Swedish Nightingale. These volumes were owned by Savannah (Vannie) Lewis Buford (1835-1900). She was the maternal grandmother of the donor, Miss Jennie May Robinson. A copy of letter with some genealogical information is also included.

1850s but mostly undated. 2 volumes in 1 box (.3 l.f.)

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Jennie May Robinson Collection (MC52)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia


Donated by Jennie May Robinson in 1986.

Box and Folder List

Box 1

2 volumes of bound sheet music and copy of donor's letter.