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Series XXI: Symbols, 1780s-2000s

Newspaper and magazine clippings, press releases, correspondence, sheet music, brochures, drawings and printed matter documenting the various university symbols. Symbols include the seal and shield, songs, the Columbia lion mascot, the king's crown, Alma Mater statue, and the origins of Columbia's name. Files are arranged alphabetically.

Alma Mater Statue, 1900s-2000s

Box 253
Folder 8
Colors, 1890s-1950s
Box 253
Folder 9
Columbia in alumni , undated

Box 415
Folder 15
Columbia, the name, 1790s-1980s

Box 253
Folder 10
King’s Crown, 1950s-2000s

Box 254
Folder 1
Lion, 1910s-2000s
(2 Folders)
Box 254
Folder 2 to 3
Correspondence
General, 1920s-1950s,
undated

Box 365
Folder 4
Fundraising,
1920s
Box 365
Folder 3
Plans and Construction, 1920s-1940s
Box 365
Folder 5
Publicity,
1920s undated
Box 365
Folder 6
Lion Flag,
1960s

Box 254
Folder 4
Mace, 1920s-1970s
Box 254
Folder 5
Matilda the Harlem Goat,
1960s
Box 254
Folder 6
Mount Columbia,
1920s
Box 254
Folder 7
Plates--Columbia
General, 1970s-1990s
Box 254
Folder 8
Lenox, 1930s-1980s
Box 254
Folder 9
Wedgwood, 1930s-1980s
Box 254
Folder 10
“Roar, Lion, Roar”, 1920s-1970s
Box 254
Folder 11
Seal, 1870s-2000s
Box 254
Folder 12
Impressions,
undated
Box 254
Folder 13
Reproductions,
1900s
Box 254
Folder 14
Seal,
undated

Box 255
Folder 1
Seal and Shield,
undated
Box 255
Folder 2
John Pine--Secretary of the Trustees--Correspondence regarding Seal, 1900s-1910s
Box 255
Folder 3
Affixture of Seal by the Treasurer--Correspondence,
1920s
Box 255
Folder 4
Shield, 1940s-1980s
(2 Folders)
Box 255
Folder 5 to 6
Song for Class of
1926
1920s-1990s
Box 255
Folder 7
Song Contests, 1900s-1930s
Box 255
Folder 8
Columbia Song Book,
undated

Box 256
Folder 1
Barnard Fighting Song,
undated
Box 256
Folder 2
College Songs--Songbooks, 1880s-1900s
Box 256
Folder 3
Columbia Song Sheets, 1900s-1990s
Box 256
Folder 4
Columbia Songs
Booklets, 1870s-1910s
(2 Folders)
Box 256
Folder 5 to 6
Columbia Songs--Songbook,
1910s
Box 256
Folder 7
Sheet Music from Princess Proud--A Comic Opera in 2 Acts, as produced by the Columbia University Musical Society,
1900s

Box 257
Folder 1
Material Collected by Dr. H.P. DeForest “D’Ye Ken John Peel?”, 1920s-1930s
Box 257
Folder 2
General Song Book Committee Materials,
1900s
Box 257
Folder 3
Correspondence, 1900s-1910s
Box 257
Folder 4
Newspaper Clippings, 1870s-1920s
Box 257
Folder 5
Song Book Advertisements, 1880s-1920s
Box 257
Folder 6
Marked and Adapted Sheet Music for Columbia Song Book
Other Songs, 1880s-1900s
Box 257
Folder 7
Columbia Related Songs, 1870s-1900s
Box 257
Folder 8
Songs from Other Universities, 1870s-1900s
Box 257
Folder 9
Alumni Song--Dedicated to the Alumni of Columbia University,
1950s

Box 258
Folder 1
Columbia--A Song Composed and set to Music by the Reverend Timothy Dwight,
1780s
Box 258
Folder 2
Columbia Anniversary Song--Words and Music by Joseph W. Burns, Columbia College 1929
1950s
Box 258
Folder 3
Columbia College Centennial Hymn by Rev. George Lansing Taylor, Class of 1861
1880s
Box 258
Folder 4
Columbia College March--by George D. Egbert, Class of
1885
Arts, 1880s-1940s
Box 258
Folder 5
"Columbia, Columbia, To Glory Arise"--Dedicated to the Celebration of the Fiftieth Anniversary of the Founding of the School of Mines, Columbia University,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 6
Columbia Marching Song--Words by John Erskine, Class of
1900
Music by Frank Ward,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 7
The Columbia Quadrangle Song--Words and Music by Walter E. Kelley, 1907
1900s
Box 258
Folder 8
University Glee Club--Sheet Music,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 9
The Early Eighties of Columbia Marching Song--Words by Will Seedy and Music by Sergeant Mode,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 10
A Columbia Reunion Song--First Sung at 30th Reunion of the Class of 1900
1930s
Box 258
Folder 11
"The Fairies’ Song” of the 1833--Psi Epsilon Fraternity--Words by F.M. Finch of Yale and music by J.S.B.H. of Columbia,
1830s
Box 258
Folder 12
“Here’s to the Blue and White! Columbia Marching Song”--Instrument Parts,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 13
The
1903
Columbia Two-Step March--Composed by Charles Holt 1903
1900s
Box 258
Folder 14
Sheet Music--General,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 15
1913
Columbia Song Book--2nd Proof,
1910s
Box 258
Folder 16
“Onward 1909” by MCA. Coleman, Columbia College
1909
and B.C. Turhill,
1900s
Box 258
Folder 17
Song Sheets and Sheet Music--Non Columbia Songs,
1890s
Box 258
Folder 18
Songs of the Columbia Forty-Niners, 1910s-1950s
Box 258
Folder 19
“When the Columbia Lion Roars”--Words and Music by L.H. Davidow, Columbia College 1910
1920s
Box 258
Folder 20
“To Columbia--College Songs for Male Voices” by Edward MacDowell,
1900s
Box 258
Folder 21
A Toast to Columbia--Words by Frederic C. Seaman and Music by Geo. Sanford Parsons,
1900s
Box 258
Folder 22
Columbia Alumni Singers: Columbia Songs,
2010
Box 258
Folder 23
Holiday Singalong: Celebrating Festivals of Light Around the World (songbook),
2010
Box 258
Folder 24
"Fight for Columbia" by Harold M. Goldblatt,
1948
Box 258
Folder 25
Souvenirs,
1990s

Box 259
Folder 1
Stamps, 1970s-2000s
Box 259
Folder 2
“Stand, Columbia!”, 1900s-1940s
Box 259
Folder 3

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