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Joaquin Miller

Cincinnatus Heine Miller (; September 8, 1837 – February 17, 1913), better known by his pen name Joaquin Miller (), was an American poet and frontiersman. He is nicknamed the "Poet of the Sierras" after the Sierra Nevada, about which he wrote in his Songs of the Sierras (1871).

Birth and Death Data: Born 1837 (Liberty), Died 1913 (Oakland)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1911 - 1917

Roles Represented in DAHR: author


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor C-10241 12-in. 4/27/1911 Como Robert C. Hilliard Recitation author  
Victor C-14470 12-in. 2/17/1914 Columbus Cora Mel Patten Recitation author  
Victor B-18330 10-in. 9/7/1916 Columbus Harry E. Humphrey Recitation author  
Victor C-19130 12-in. 1/25/1917 Columbus William Sterling Battis Recitation author  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Miller, Joaquin," accessed March 8, 2021,

Miller, Joaquin. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 8, 2021, from

"Miller, Joaquin." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 8 March 2021.

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