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Catalog Number HRHS-150SB
Collection Book Collection - Song Books
Object Name Song Books
Scope & Content SONG BOOKS - ALPHA LIST

TitleAuthor/PublisherDate
A
Army Hit Kit of Popular SongsUnited States Army1944
Army Song BookUnited State Army1941
B
Best of AllSamuel Beazley; The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyNo date
Boys and Girls 4-H Club Song Book VirginiaExtension Division of Virginia Agricultural and Mechanical CollegeNo date
Brethren Hymnal, The
Name embossed on cover: J. D. Shaver, Moores Store, Va.Brethren Publishing House, Elgin, IL1901
Brethren's Hymnal, A Collection of Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs, TheJames Quinter1869
Bulgin Revival SongsRev. E. J. Bulgin, Portland, ORc.1920


C
Charming MelodiesThe Hartford Music Company1935
Child Songs for Sabbath School and Day SchoolJ. O. and Ira Long: The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1916
Choice AnthemsJ. H. Fillmore; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1910
Choice Quartets for Male and Mixed VoicesRuebush & Long; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1920
Choice Selections from Crowning Days Nos. 1, 2 and 3 and Sacred HymnalJ. H. Ruebush, J. H. Hall & W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1895
Choir and ConcertWill H. Ruebush, Samuel W. Beazley, & James H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1912
Chorus and Choir, TheJ. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1903
Choruses Nelson T. Huffman, Publisher1974
Christian Harp, The (fragile)Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1863
Christmas Light and Joy James Rowe; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1906
Christmas Programs - various yearsThe Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyVar.
Church Hymn Book, inscription inside the front cover says this book was presented to Trinity Church by Rev. H. Wetzel in 1858Rev. Paul Henkel; Joseph Funk & Sons1850
Cokesbury Hymnal, TheHarold Hart Todd; The Cokesbury Press1923
Coronet, The Silas M. Hissem; Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1874
Crowning DayJ. H. Ruebush, J. H. Hall & A. S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1894
Crowning Day No. 1J. H. Ruebush, J. J. Hall & A. S. Kieffer: The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1894
Crowning Day No. 2 J. H. Hall, J. H. Ruebush & A. S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1896
Crowning Day No. 3J. H. Ruebush, J. H. Hall, A. K. Kieffer & W. H. Ruebush: The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1895
Crowning Day No. 4
(Cover very worn)J. H. Ruebush, J. H. Hall & W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1900
Crowning Day No. 5J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush and J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1902
Crowning Day No. 6J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1904
Crowning Day Nos. 1-6 CombinedJ. H. Hall, J. H. Ruebush & W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1908
Crowning Day Nos. 3 and 4 CombinedJ. H. Hall & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1895
Crown Him KingSamuel W. Beazley, James H. Ruebush, Will H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1914

D
Development of the Singing Voice, TheD. A. Clippinger; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1901
Dulcimer, The Shenandoah County Bicentennial1972


E
Emerson's Royal SingerL. O. Emerson; Oliver Ditson Company, Boston1886



F
Fountain of PraiseJ. H. Hall, John McPherson & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1892



G
Gabriel's Sunday School Songs No. 1Charles H. Gabriel; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1878
Garden of RosesHope Publishing Co., Chicago1925
Gems of GladnessJames H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1888
Glad Hosannas for Sunday SchoolsAldine S. Kieffer; Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1872
Gleanings of Praise Samuel W. Beazley, Jacob Good, J. S. Torbett & J. M. Good; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1905
Glorious ThemeWill H. Ruebush, Samuel W. Beazley, James H. Ruebush, G. L. Shirley, Curtis Taylor & Alpha Harrison; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1927
Golden Anthems No. 1J. H. and W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1909
Golden Book of Favorite Songs, TheHall & McCreary Co., Chicago1915
Gospel Gems Rev. J. S. Rushing, J. H. Ruebush, W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1937
Grace and Glory: A Choice Collection of Sacred Songs (fragile, not original cover)Prof. D. E. Dortch; Southern Methodist Publishing Company1882
Grand-Pappy's Mountain SongsWSVAc.1950

H
Harmonia Sacra, The (fragile)Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1871
Harmonia Sacra, The (fragile)Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1860
Harmonia Sacra, The (fragile)Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1867
Harvester, TheThe Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1925
His PraiseCharlie D. Tillman Song Book Co., Atlanta, GA1916
Hymns of the KingdomJ. Owen Long & A. J. Fitzgerald;
The Rockingham Music Assoc.1947
Hymns of the Upper RoomRev. A. B. Condo and W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1937

I
Ideal Male QuartetsThe Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1930
Imperial QuartetsThe Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1900
Imperial Harmony, TheJesse B. Aiken, Hubert P. Main & Chester G. Allen; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1876

J
J. H. Ruebush's composition book Inside cover says "Library of J. H. Ruebush" and there are many songs that were composed in this bookThis is possibly a book used for study as the first song is signed by J. H. Ruebush, age 19, September 26th, 1881c.1881
Johnson's Theoretical Works, Vol 8 Melodeon, Organ and Harmony Instruction BookA. N. Johnson; S. T. Gordon & Son, New York1864
Joyful Praises (very soiled)The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyNone

K
Kentucky Harmony, TheAnanias Davisson, author & publisher1826

L
Lights of LifeThe Ruebush-Kieffer Company1936
Little Book of Singing Graces, AJeanette Perkins Brown1946

M
Male Quartettes Sacred and Secular No. 2J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1906
Male Quartetts Sacred and Secular No. 1J. H. Hall;, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company 1901
1906
March Album for the Organ, A
Book was used at Shenandoah College by Mrs. Hott to teach organCharles A. Morse & G. Schirmer, New York (Title page missing)c.1894
Melodious Songs - no coverWill H. Ruebush, Garland L. Shirley, J. B. Biggerstaff & E. E. Johnson; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1917
Melody Fun for Singing and Playing with the TonetteForrest L. Buchtel; Walter D. Moses & Co., Richmond, VA1938
Messenger of Song Nos. 1 and 2 Combined (title page missing; loose cover)J. H. Hall & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyNone
Messenger of Song, TheJ. H. Hall, J. H. Ruebush & E. T. Hildebrand; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1893
Morning of JoyThe Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1928
Music Books of Ruebush & Kieffer, TheGrace I. Showalter; Virginia State Library, Richmond, VA1975
Music Catalog - hard bound book owned by J. H. Ruebush showing ads for music-related items for sale, articles from various music publications, and songs (cover very damaged)Unknownc.1885
Music Life and how to Succeed in it, The
This book was in the library of J. H. RuebushThomas Tapper1891
Music Unites the PeopleC. C. Birchard & Co., Boston, MA1917
Musical Million
Individual issues: 1908, 1910, 1912
Bound book of issues: January-December, 1888The Ruebush-Kieffer Co.1908(2)
1910
1912
1888

N
National Singer, TheA. J. Showalter & J. H. Tenney; A. J. Showalter Co., Publisher1887
New Harmonia Sacra, TheJoseph Funk & Sons; Glen Publishing Company, Printers1876
New Harmonia Sacra, The (18th ed., 1915, front and back covers loose)Mennonite Publishing House1915
New Life for Our Sunday SchoolsSouthern Methodist Publishing House1946
New Sacred Quartettes Rev. C. B. Widmeyer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1914
New Starry Crown for the Sabbath School, TheAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1877
Notes of TriumphRev. E. S. Lorenz & Rev. I. Baltzell; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1886

O
Our Schoolday Singer: For the Use in the Day School (fragile, title page missing)Aldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1890

P
Partial song book with loose cover. Title of book cannot be read on cover and title page is missing. Written on the inside front cover: "Published July 1826, first book with 4 staffs, I have found so far" by N. D. Showalter, Librarian, Rockingham County Historical Society, 1945 (very fragile)Unknown1826
Partial song book with no cover. Song on page 17, Harrisonburg Hoedown was written by Buddy Starcher who was a local musicianUnknown1943
Pearls of Truth In Song Rev. S. J. Oslin & L. G. McClendon; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1890
Practical Graded Lessons for Use in Singing Schools, Day Schools, Normals, Conventions & CollegesW. H. Ruebush and S. J. Oslin; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1900
Practical Harmony and Composition J. H. Ruebush & J. H. Hall; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1897
Practical Music Reader for Day Schools, Institutes, Singing Schools & Normals, The (missing cover)J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1904
Practical Music Reader No. 1 J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1904
Practical Music Reader No. 2
W. H. Ruebush, J. H. Ruebush, J. S. Good, The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1920
Praise and GloryW. H. Ruebush, S. W. Beazley & James H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1920
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs No. 1 and 2 CombinedJ. Henry Showalter, George B. Holsinger; Showalter, Holsinger & Perry Bros., Printers1985
Psalms, Hymns and Spiritual Songs No. 3 J. Henry Showalter, George B. Holsinger, S. J. Perry & J. C. Perry; Showalter, Holsinger & Perry Bros., Printers1897

R
Revival Echoes The Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1904
Revival Echoes (Enlarged)J. H. Ruebush, W. H. Ruebush, G. L. Shirley, J. Owen Long & Curtis Taylor; The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyN/A
Revival Echoes No. 3, A Book of Gospel SongsW. M. Weekley, J. H. Ruebush & J. H. Hall; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1905
Revival GemsSamuel W. Beazley, Harvey E. Cressman, Charles L. Major, Wiley J. Smith, W. E. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1921
Revival SongsRobert H. Coleman, Dallas, TX1929
Round Notes. Gospel Songs and Hymns No. 1 George B. Holsinger, Author & Publisher1898
Royal Proclamation, TheAldine S. Kieffer & William B. Blake; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1886
Rudiments and Elucidation of Vocal Music (very fragile)Dr. Scott; Publisher unavailable1854

S
Sacred Harmony
(cover missing)Alexander Davidson; Anson Green, Publisher, Toronto1847
Sacred Hymnal, The J. H. Hall, J. H. Ruebush & W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1899
Sacred MelodiesJ. H. Hall; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1913
Sacred QuartettesThe Ruebush-Kieffer Co.1932
Sacred Quartettes for Male, Female and Mixed VoicesRev. C. B. Widmeyerc.1914
Select Songs for Special OccasionsJ.S.H. Good & J. H. Ruebush;
The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyNone
Shining Light, The
J. H. Tenney & Aldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1879
Singing School TributeAnthony J. Showalter & Aldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1880
Song Service and RevivalHildebrand-Burnett Co., Roanoke, VAc.1908
Songs and Musical SuggestionsFlorence C. Baird; The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyN/A
Songs for Camp MeetingRuebush, Kieffer & Co.c.1900
Songs for ChildrenJ. H. Ruebush, J. H. Hall & W. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1906
Songs for ServiceThe Rodeheaver Gospel Music Co., Phila., PAc.1915
Songs of Faith and HopeThe Ruebush-Kieffer Company1880
Songs of GloryW. H. Ruebush and J. S. Torbett; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1901
Songs of Hope
(Property of Briery Branch School, 1921 written inside cover)E. O. Excell; Hope Publishing Co., Chicago1921
Songs of Hugh McWilliams,Schoolmaster,1831
(signed by the author)John Moulden, Northern Ireland1993
Songs of Life and LightJ. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1909
Songs of Long Ago The Baldwin Piano Co., Inc.1905
Songs of Redeeming Love J. H. Ruebush, J. Owen Long, W. M. Weekley & Will H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1915
Songs of Redemption for the Use of The Sabbath School and Prayer MeetingAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1875
Songs of the People Jacob Good and J. H. Ruebush, The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1911
Songs of the PeopleArthur & Verdie Langley; Publisher unknown1911
Songs We Love to Sing The Ruebush-Kieffer CompanyNone
Southern Musical Advocate, The
(cover missing)Published monthly by Joseph Funk and Sons1859
Sparkling Jewels No.1Samuel W. Beazley & James H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1912
Spirit of PraiseC. C. Case, William J. Kirkpatrick & J. H. Hall; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1911
Spiritual Life SongsHarry P. Armstrong; M. E. Church Publishing Company1911
Star of Bethlehem, TheJ. H. Hall, J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1889

Sunlight of PraiseJ. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1906
Sweet Fields of Eden for the Sabbath SchoolJ. H. Tenney, Aldine S. Kieffer & Wm. B. Blake; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1882

T
Temperance Day No. 6J. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1910
Temperance Harp, TheR. A. Glenn; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1881
Temperance SongsJ. H. Hall, W. H. Ruebush & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1910
Temple Star, TheAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1878
Temple Star, TheAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1886
Third Year Music, Hollis Dann Music CourseHollis Dann, Cornell University; American Book Company1915
Tribute of Praise for Sunday School, Church Singing Classes and ConventionsSamuel W. Beazley, James H. Ruebush & Will H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1918
Trinity Songs for Sunday School, Church, Singing Classes and ConventionsSamuel W. Beazley, Will H. Ruebush, Garland L. Shirley & James H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1919
Triumphant Service SongsThe Rodeheaver Company, Phila, PA1934
Tunes of the Blue Ridge and Great Smokey MountainsRalph Lee Smith; Crying Creek Publishers, Cosby, TN1982

V
Valley Harmonist, TheJ. W. Steffy; Henry T. Wartmann, Printer, Harrisonburg, VA1845
Victory SongsThe Rodeheaver Co., Phila, PAc.1920
Vocal Gem, The; one copy has a plain brown cover, the other has a cover that says Crowning Day 4, but the book is The Vocal GemJ. H. Hall & J. H. Ruebush; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1895

W
West Virginia, The (one half of the cover and title page are missing so the complete title is unavailable)United Brethren Church; Joseph Funk's Sons, Printers1870
Words of LightThe Ruebush-Kieffer Companyc.1930

X/Y/Z
Zion Songster Nos. 1 & 2 Combined for Sabbath Schools, TheAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1885
Zion Songster Nos. 1 and 2 Combined for Sabbath Schools, TheAldine S. Kieffer; The Ruebush-Kieffer Company1887
Title Book Collection - Song Books