Guide to the F. P. Morse Dance Caller's Book, 1847
Collection number: MS 218
About F. P. Morse
Resident of Sharon, New Hampshire in 1847 - but beyond that nothing more is known. He does not appear in the vital records or cemeteries of the town or neighboring towns. He may have been descended from Johnathan Morse, a Revolutionary era settler of the town.
About the F. P. Morse Dance Caller's Book (1847)
This nineteenth century dance caller’s 40 page manuscript book contains many
well-known old dances, including Portland Fancy, Fishers Hornpipe, Tom and Jerry,
Chorus Jig, and Hull’s Victory.
This collection is open.
Contents of this collection are governed by U.S. copyright law. For questions
about publication or reproduction rights, contact Special Collections staff.
F. P. Morse Dance Caller's Book, 1847, MS 218, Milne Special Collections and
Archives, University of New Hampshire Library, Durham, NH, USA.
Purchased: E-Bay, Dec. 3, 2003 (Accession number: 2003.13)