And the Band Played On…


Photograph of two dogs sitting at a piano at the Ganado Navajo Presbyterian Mission in Ganado (Ariz.)

This month, we’re celebrating music at the Archives! We have some interesting finds, including two piano-playing dogs, and sheet music for an Evan Mecham song! But you’ll have to stop by the Archives to see the rest!



Photograph of boys in the marching band at Phoenix Indian School, Phoenix (Ariz.), ca. 1907


Photograph/colorized postcard of the Arizona School of Music in Phoenix (Ariz.), ca. 1910