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Thomas Dunn English

Thomas Dunn English (June 29, 1819 – April 1, 1902) was an American Democratic Party politician from New Jersey who represented the state's 6th congressional district in the House of Representatives from 1891 to 1895. He was also a published author and songwriter, who had a bitter feud with Edgar Allan Poe. Along with Waitman T. Barbe and Danske Dandridge, English was considered a major West Virginia poet of the late 19th century.

Birth and Death Data: Born 1819 (Philadelphia), Died 1902 (Newark)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1896 - 1927

Roles Represented in DAHR: author

Recordings (Results 26-32 of 32 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Brunswick 4931 10-in. approximately Jan. 1921 Ben Bolt Elizabeth Lennox Female vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Brunswick E16111-E16113 10-in. 8/12/1925 Ben Bolt Elizabeth Lennox Female vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Edison 601 10-in. 4/11/1911 Ben Bolt Eleanora de Cisneros Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Edison 4881 10-in. 7/17/1916 Ben Bolt Carolina Lazzari Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Edison 6991 10-in. 10/22/1919 Ben Bolt Cecil Arden Contralto vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Edison 9767 10-in. 10/6/1924 Ben Bolt Elizabeth Spencer Soprano vocal solo, with orchestra author  
Edison 11072 10-in. 6/25/1926 Ben Bolt James Doherty ; Kaplan's Melodists Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo author  
(Results 26-32 of 32 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "English, Thomas Dunn," accessed October 19, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103434.

English, Thomas Dunn. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 19, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103434.

"English, Thomas Dunn." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 19 October 2021.

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URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/103434

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