- Allison, John, b. 1893
- Call number
- JPB 86-3
- Preferred Citation
- John Allison collection, Music Division, The New York Public Library
- Music Division
- Access to materials
- Collection is open to the public. Library policy on photography and photocopying will apply. Advance notice may be required.
John Allison was an American singer, composer, lyricist, and collector of folk songs. Folk songs, chiefly lyrics only, including songs for Space way ballads and Katonah; correspondence, radio scripts, clippings, scrapbooks, brochures, and published music with markings by Allison.
Using the collection
New York Public Library for the Performing Arts, Dorothy and Lewis B. Cullman Center
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