Frances Densmore at the Smithsonian Institution in 1916
"Blackfoot Chief, Mountain Chief making phonographic record at Smithsonian, 2/9/1916." from the Library of Congress Prints and Photographs division, digital ID npcc.20061
Grove Music Online--The online bio-biographical encyclopedia of music; one of three reference sources available through Oxford Music Online.
Smithsonian Global Sound--Recordings from the Smithsonian Folkways Recordings label and other archival audio collections.
Music Index Online--The most extensive index of resources in scholarly journals, dissertations, theses, and newspapers.
Locations of Music Materials
Books: Hawthorne-Longfellow Library, 3rd floor
ML: Books about music and musicians
MT: Music instruction and study, including analyses of compositions and method books
Scores: Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall
M: Scores and performance editions
Sound and Video Recordings: Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall
Journals and Magazines: Beckwith Music Library, Gibson Hall (current issues)
Hawthorne-Longfellow, Library, Basement (past issues)
Reference Collections: Search catalog for location