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Osman F. Ingraham, 1891-1970

RG5533.AM:  Osman F. Ingraham, 1891-1970

Musical score:  1968
Fort Morgan, Colorado:  Music teacher
Size:  1 folder


Census records show that Osman F. Ingraham was born in Illinois in 1891. Online resources indicate that he grew up in Oklahoma. His father may have been Rev. M.F. Ingraham. Osman F. Ingraham was a resident of Creek County, Oklahoma, when World War I broke out. His draft registration card lists his occupation as musician. By 1930 Ingraham and his wife resided in Fort Morgan, Colorado, where he was employed as a music teacher. He died in Yountville, California, in July of 1971.


This collection consists of one series of manuscript material designated as 1) Musical Score, 1968. Arranged by composer Osman F. Ingraham, this handwritten score was composed "with the intention of giving a musical portrayal of the conflict between the Sioux and Pawnee Indians," which occurred August 5, 1873. The cover of the piece is hand illustrated.


  1. Musical Score, 1968



Hitchcock County (Neb.)
Indians of North America -- Wars
Massacre Canyon, Battle of, 1873
Pawnee Indians
Siouan Indians


AIF   10-27-2004
08-12-2008   TMM


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