Rare Sheet Music
Published in Texas

Go to our
Texas sheet music page to see our catalogue of sheet music published in and about Texas in the 19th and early 20th Century.



19th Century Periodical Articles About Texas

Scans of historic articles about Texas in PDF format with excellent engravings of Texas images.


PDF 1 -

Glimpses of Texas 1
PDF 2 -
Glimpses of Texas2
Through Texas
PDF 4 -
The Presidents of Texas
A Stray Yankee in Texas
PDF 5 -
The New South - The City of Fort Worth
The Last Years of Sam Houston
PDF 6 -
San Antonio De Bexar
A Tale Of Texas Life
Texas (by ex-Senator Samuel Bell Maxey)

You can purchase and download the entire Texas article collection for $5.00 below. After your Paypal or Credit/Debit card payment is processed, you will quickly be emailed the download link for all 7 PDF files.

Price - $4.00


Some of the unique stories related to the legendary battle of The Alamo involve the music performed both inside and outside the structure. Davy Crockett jammin' at The Alamo? Check it out.......



Whitewashing the
Yellow Rose Of Texas

Over time, the famous song Yellow Rose Of Texas went through periods where the lyrics were changed, some might say "whitewashed". The history of, and legend of, The Yellow Rose Of Texas is a fascinating story in and of itself, and, is an interesting example of the changes a piece of music can pass through over time, due to different cultural conditions.


The Texas "Sacred Harp"
- A Story That Needs Telling

How Texas Singers Helped The First American Composers Keep Their Music From Being Censored By Pompous Windbags


And for what ails you
try these, made in 1838.............

Texan Universal Pills


Some interesting facts, history and hilarious historic reviews of the Official State Food of Texas, chili.


Beautiful Texas

The song that helped win a Texas election


Early American music,
unusual & unique music,
and ephemera collection.

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The Cider Press Unique PDF ebook collection for historical researchers, music history researchers and for the just plain curious folks out there....


Explore - The Amaranth Publishing web pages including the music of the spheres, the music of a Renaissance alchemist, music created by software and artificial intelligence, the music of the fairies, the music of the Illuminati, the world's most mysterious book, the world's oldest song, a way you can compose music like Mozart, the world's oldest love song,
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