Julia Ward Howe
Julia Ward Howe (; May 27, 1819 – October 17, 1910) was an American poet and author, known for writing "The Battle Hymn of the Republic" and the original 1870 pacifist Mother's Day Proclamation. She was also an advocate for abolitionism and a social activist, particularly for women's suffrage.
Birth and Death Data: Born May 27, 1819 (New York City), Died October 17, 1910 (Portsmouth)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1905 - 1940
Roles Represented in DAHR: author
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-2893||10-in.||11/17/1905||Battle hymn of the Republic||Frank C. Stanley||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-18344||10-in.||9/11/1916||Battle hymn of the Republic||Imperial Quartet||Male vocal quartet, unaccompanied||author|
|Victor||B-19377||10-in.||3/15/1917||The battle hymn of the Republic||Reinald Werrenrath||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||B-24795||10-in.||1/14/1921||Battle hymn of the Republic||Julia Marlowe||Recitation||author|
|Victor||B-30018||10-in.||4/24/1924||Battle hymn of the republic||Louise Homer||Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||BVE-39541||10-in.||7/22/1927||Battle hymn of the Republic||Julia Arthur||Recitation, with pipe organ||author|
|Victor||BVE-49028||10-in.||12/28/1928||Battle hymn of the Republic||Victor Mixed Chorus||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||BVE-49434||10-in.||6/21/1929||Battle hymn of the Republic||Ralph Crane||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Victor||BS-048773||10-in.||4/11/1940||Battle hymn of the Republic||Emile Coté ; Victor Mixed Chorus||Mixed vocal chorus, with organ||author|
|Victor||[Trial 1919-10-28-05]||Not documented||10/28/1919||Battle hymn of the Republic||Julia Marlowe||Recitation||author|
|Victor||[Trial 1924-02-28-02]||Not documented||2/28/1924||Battle hymn of the republic||Louise Homer||Contralto vocal solo, with piano||author|
|Columbia||3351||10-in.||ca. 1905||Battle hymn of the Republic||George Alexander||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||19802||10-in.||3/12/1912||Battle hymn of the Republic||Columbia Mixed Quartette||Mixed vocal quartet, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||46731||10-in.||4/21/1916||Battle hymn of the Republic||Columbia Mixed Double Quartette||Mixed vocal double quartet, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||77180||10-in.||6/28/1917||Battle hymn of the Republic||Columbia Stellar Quartette ; Charles Harrison||Male vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra||author|
|Columbia||77453||10-in.||10/27/1917||Battle hymn of the Republic||Paulist Choristers of Chicago||Male vocal chorus, with piano||author|
|Columbia||W144682||10-in.||9/16/1927||Battle hymn of the Republic||Columbia Mixed Chorus||Mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||author|
|OKeh||S-71220||10-in.||Jan. 1923||Battle hymn of the Republic||Ernest Hare||Male vocal solo, with orchestra||author|
|Brunswick||[Br cat 5136-b]||10-in.||approximately Aug. 1917||Battle hymn of the Republic||Mixed vocal quartet (unidentified; Brunswick Records)||Mixed vocal quartet||author|
|Edison||5591||10-in.||5/29/1917||Battle hymn of the Republic||Thomas Chalmers||Male vocal solo and mixed vocal chorus, with orchestra||author|
|Edison||5949||10-in.||between 1/1/1918 and 1/7/1918||Battle hymn of the Republic||Criterion Quartet ; Christine Miller||Female vocal solo and male vocal quartet, with orchestra||author|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Howe, Julia Ward," accessed January 21, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101989.
Howe, Julia Ward. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved January 21, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101989.
"Howe, Julia Ward." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 21 January 2022.
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