Farewell, For Now

If there was only one thing I could take away from this interim, it would be a whole lot of gratitude for being only a first year student.  This project on H.T. Burleigh, besides all the valuable information I’ve learned on early American music and composers, besides...

What a Month

In my usual way, I went about starting this blog post by trying to come up with a witty (at least to me) title. Check out hits like On the Media (for you NPR fans), and Pulling Out All the Stops. Seeing as this is my wrap-up of H.T. Burleigh research, this title...

Data Rich Sources, Where are They?

I have had amazing results from online Newspaper collections where data streams into my spreadsheets at over 20 entries per hour. Other sources have not been so fruitful. Textbooks and periodical collections include more steps to transcribe data and are often less...