Osman F. Ingraham, 1891-1970 [RG5533.AM]

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

BIOGRAPHICAL NOTE

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.

DESCRIPTION

Item

  1. Musical Score, 1968

 

ADDED ENTRIES:

Hitchcock County (Neb.)
Indians of North America -- Wars
Massacre Canyon, Battle of, 1873
Massacres
Music
Pawnee Indians
Siouan Indians

 

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