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Historical information about Marshall's Civic Band

A history of Marshall's Band by Julia Marshall Lewis, as appeared in A Century of Music, Bulletin No. 54, December, 1977, published by the Shawnee County Historical Society, Topeka, KS.

Biography of John Bromell Marshall from 1883, as published in History of the State of Kansas, A. T. Andreas, Chicago.

A brief history of Marshall's Band from 1897, as published in Carterís Monthly, Vol., 12, 1897.

A poem, When Marshall Raises His Baton, as published in 1907.

Several obituaries of John Bromell Marshall from 1910, as published in The Topeka Daily Capital, and The Topeka State Journal.

A virtual exhibit, They're Playing Our Song: Community Bands in Kansas, produced by the Kansas State Historical Society that includes numerous references to Marshall's Band.

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