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Emma Willard

Emma Hart Willard (February 23, 1787 – April 15, 1870) was an American women's rights activist who dedicated her life to education. She worked in several schools and founded the first school for women's higher education, the Troy Female Seminary in Troy, New York. With the success of her school, Willard was able to travel across the country and abroad, to promote education for women. The seminary was renamed the Emma Willard School in 1895 in her honor.

Birth and Death Data: Born February 23rd, 1787 (Berlin), Died 1870 (Troy)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1895 - 1926

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings (Results 26-46 of 46 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-1946 10-in. 11/17/1904 Rocked in the cradle of the deep William F. Hooley Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-2122 10-in. 1/9/1905 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Old Homestead Double Quartet Male vocal quartet or octet lyricist  
Victor B-2246 10-in. 2/15/1905 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank C. Stanley Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor E-2246 8-in. 2/13/1906 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank C. Stanley Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor B-12901 10-in. 2/11/1913 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Wilfred Glenn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor BVE-12901 10-in. 9/2/1926 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Wilfred Glenn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Victor C-14329 12-in. 1/15/1914 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Harry Lauder Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 1426 10-in. ca. 1903 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Columbia Band Band, with saxhorn solo lyricist  
Columbia 1522 7-in. ca. 1903-Oct. 1905 Rocked in the cradle of the deep J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 1522 10-in. ca. 1903 Rocked in the cradle of the deep J. W. Myers Male vocal solo, with piano lyricist  
Columbia 4692 10-in. ca. Jan.-Nov. 1910 Rocked in the cradle of the deep William McDonald Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 30766 12-in. ca. 1911 Rocked in the cradle of the deep David Scull Bispham Baritone vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 36809 12-in. 10/27/1913 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank Croxton Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 37183 12-in. ca. 1915 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Miles R. Bracewell Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 49635 12-in. ca. 1919 Rock'd in the cradle of the deep José Mardones Bass vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 6597-6598 10-in. approximately Oct. 1921 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Wilfred Glenn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Brunswick 11688-11689 10-in. 10/22/1923 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Wilfred Glenn Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 141 Not documented 7/23/1910 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank C. Stanley Bass vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 1286 10-in. 9/20/1912 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank Croxton Bass vocal solo and vocal ensemble, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 3845 10-in. 6/3/1915 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Frank Croxton Bass vocal solo and vocal duet (soprano and tenor), with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6443 10-in. between 11/1/1918 and 11/4/1918 Rocked in the cradle of the deep Charles F. Robinson Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
(Results 26-46 of 46 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Willard, Emma," accessed March 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104387.

Willard, Emma. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/104387.

"Willard, Emma." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 7 March 2021.

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