University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Leo Henscheid Sheet Music Collection, 1910-1933

Descriptive Summary

Creator Henscheid, Leo
Title Leo Henscheid Sheet Music Collection
Dates: 1910-1933
Abstract: The Leo Henscheid Collection contains popular American sheet music, primarily from the 1920's and 1930's, including songs from films and musicals.
Accession No.: 2007-260
Extent 2 ft.
Language Materials are in English.
Repository Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Creator Sketch:

Leo Henscheid, a bandmaster in Muenster, Texas in the 1930’s, assembled this collection of popular American sheet music.

Scope and Contents:

Contains sheet music for band and piano arrangements of popular American music, primarily from the 1920’s and 1930’s, including songs from films and musicals. The collection also includes catalogs and advertisements from musical instrument and sheet music companies.


Access Restrictions

Unrestricted access.

Use Restrictions

This collection is stored remotely. Advance notice required for retrieval. Contact repository for retrieval.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation:

Leo Henscheid Sheet Music Collection, 1910-1933, the Center for American History, University of Texas at Austin.

Detailed Description of the Collection



2007-260/1 Sheet Music, 1910-1933:
2007-260/2 O-Z
Double Titles, A-Z
Correspondence (Business), 1930-1931
Business Publications, undated
Music Instrument Catalog: Charles Parker Music Company, Dallas, TX, undated