Philander Chase Johnson

Philander Chase Johnson (1866–1939) was an American journalist, humorist, poet, lyricist, and dramatic editor. At the time of his death, he had been a Washington Evening Star staff member for 47 years. Prior to joining the Evening Star, he had been an editorial writer for The Washington Post.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1866 (Wheeling), Died Washington, D.C.

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1918

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-20880 10-in. 10/18/1917 Somewhere in France is the lily Charles Hart Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 77393 10-in. 10/1/1917 Somewhere in France is the lily Henry Burr Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 5902 10-in. 11/27/1917 Somewhere in France is the lily Edward Allen Male vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Edison 6416 10-in. between 10/10/1918 and 10/23/1918 There's a call for you and me—Carry on Liberty Boys Male vocal ensemble, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Johnson, Philander Chase," accessed October 24, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105156.

Johnson, Philander Chase. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved October 24, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105156.

"Johnson, Philander Chase." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 24 October 2020.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/105156

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