Portrait of Les Sans Souci, 1859
In 1859 Les Sans Souci, which also called itself the University Band, was one of several early musical groups organized by students. Frederick Arn (far left) was killed three years later at the battle of Shiloh in the Civil War.
Keywords: music, entertainment, group portraits, Civil War, bands, University Band, Les Sans Souci, recreation, social life
Frame location: East side of South State Street, near the curb, facing west down East Liberty Street.
Collection info: UM Pict Hist p 191
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