• Leading themes used in Singing Negro Folk Rhymes

    Talley, Thomas

    Handwritten musical notation and lyrics beginning with "Oh the Old Hen Cackled She."

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  • J.C. Napier and two men at birthplace cabin

    Photograph of a rural scene, two men (J.C. Napier on right) standing in front of a double pen log cabin with saddlebag addition. Another man, who is also wearing a dark suit and white shirt like the o…

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  • Roland Hayes Press Book

    Hayes, Roland (1887-1977)

    Cover of a ten page "Press book for Roland Hayes,Tenor" with biographical information, critical reviews, and descriptions of notable performances. Hayes's management company's address and telephone, i…

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  • Mahalia Jackson

    Smiling close up of a woman with hair arranged on top of her head.

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  • Tomorrow's Generation

    Students walking into doorway with steeple in background.

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  • Letter to Thomas Elsa Jones, President of Fisk University from Werthan Bag Company President Joe Werthan

    Werthan, Joe

    Typed letter on Werthan Bag Company letterhead, signed by Joe Werthan.

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  • Thomas Talley's Notebook

    Presser's Music Writing Book inscribed "T.W. Talley 908 17th Avenue North, Nashville, Tenn.

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  • Dashing Georgia Tom

    Young man in hat, with cigarette. .

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  • Thomas Talley

    Head and shoulders portrait of a young man in collarless shirt and double breasted coat; photograph imprinted Thuss, Koellein & Giers, Nashville, Tenn.

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