Harry Hershfield (October 13, 1885 – December 15, 1974) was an American cartoonist, humor writer and radio personality. He was known as "the Jewish Will Rogers". Hershfield also was a columnist for the New York Daily Mirror. His books include Laugh Louder, Live Longer and Now I'll Tell One. As a comics artist he is best remembered for his newspaper comic Abie the Agent.
Birth and Death Data: Born October 13th, 1885 (Cedar Rapids), Died December 15th, 1974 (Manhattan)
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1920
Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker, author
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||[Trial 1920-01-28-05]||Not documented||1/28/1920||Abie the agent||Harry Hershfield||Monologue||speaker|
|Victor||[Trial 1920-01-28-06]||Not documented||1/28/1920||Abie the agent||Harry Hershfield||Monologue||speaker|
|Victor||[Trial 1920-03-13-01]||Not documented||3/13/1920||Abe Kabibble in politics||Jack Kaufman||Recitation||author|
|Victor||[Trial 1920-03-13-02]||Not documented||3/13/1920||Abe Kabibble proposes||Jack Kaufman||Recitation||author|
|Columbia||78952||10-in.||1/29/1920||Abe Kabibble dictates a letter||Harry Hershfield||Comic monologue||author, speaker|
|Columbia||78953||10-in.||1/29/1920||Abe Kabibble at the ball game||Harry Hershfield||Comic monologue||speaker, author|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Hershfield, Harry," accessed July 30, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106209.
Hershfield, Harry. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 30, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106209.
"Hershfield, Harry." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 30 July 2021.
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