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Collection Abstract

This collection was compiled by Roger S. Burgoon and consists of over 95,000 pieces of popular American sheet music published in the United States from the 1840s to 1990s. Most of the music is written for piano.

Date of Gift

2021

Start Date

1840

Keywords

popular music, piano, sheet music

Disciplines

History | Music | Music Performance | Music Practice

Scope of Collection

108 linear feet (108 boxes)

Permanent loan of Joseph “Joey” Burgoon, 2019 to Georgia Southern Museum. Transferred to Zach S. Henderson Library Special Collections, 2021.

Roger and Mary Jo Burgoon sheet music collection

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