NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID
RG5533.AM: Osman F. Ingraham, 1891-1970
Musical score: 1968
Fort Morgan, Colorado: Music teacher
Size: 1 folder
Census records show that Osman F. Ingraham was born in Illinois in 1891. Online resources indicate that he grew up in Oklahoma. His father may have been Rev. M.F. Ingraham. Osman F. Ingraham was a resident of Creek County, Oklahoma, when World War I broke out. His draft registration card lists his occupation as musician. By 1930 Ingraham and his wife resided in Fort Morgan, Colorado, where he was employed as a music teacher. He died in Yountville, California, in July of 1971.
SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE
This collection consists of one series of manuscript material designated as 1) Musical Score, 1968. Arranged by composer Osman F. Ingraham, this handwritten score was composed "with the intention of giving a musical portrayal of the conflict between the Sioux and Pawnee Indians," which occurred August 5, 1873. The cover of the piece is hand illustrated.
- Musical Score, 1968
Hitchcock County (Neb.)
Indians of North America -- Wars
Massacre Canyon, Battle of, 1873