William Tyler Olcott
William Tyler Olcott (1873–1936) was an American lawyer and amateur astronomer.
In 1909, after attending a lecture by Edward Charles Pickering, he developed an interest in observing variable stars. In 1911, he founded the American Association of Variable Star Observers (AAVSO). W. Olcott also published several books to popularize the field of amateur astronomy.
Birth and Death Data: Born January 11th, 1873 (Chicago), Died July 6th, 1936 (Georges Mills)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1930
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||BRC-64846||10-in.||12/23/1930||Song of the Frost King||Mendelssohn Glee Club||Radio broadcast : Male vocal chorus||lyricist|
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"Olcott, William Tyler." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 1 August 2021.
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