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Byron G. Harlan

Byron George Harlan (August 29, 1861 – September 11, 1936) was an American singer from Kansas, a comic minstrel singer and balladeer who often recorded with Arthur Collins. The two together were often billed as "Collins & Harlan".

Birth and Death Data: Born August 29th, 1861, Died September 11th, 1936

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1901 - 1924

Roles Represented in DAHR: tenor vocal, speaker, performer, author, composer, lyricist

Notes: Tenor; performed with Arthur Collins as the comic duo Collins and Harlan; also recorded under the names Cyrus Pippins, Deacon Treadway, Bert Terry, Byron Holland, Chester Lincoln, and Cy Stebbins

Recordings (Results 1451-1475 of 1485 records)

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4386] 10-in. before Sept. 1905 What the brass band played Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with piano vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4400] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 Coax me Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4494] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 Hey, Mr. Joshua Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4503] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 My Yankee Irish girl Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4508] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 She waits by the deep blue sea Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4515] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 Pals, good old pals Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 4538] 10-in. before Aug. 1905 Where the silvery Colorado wends its way Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 44759] 10-in. late 1905-early 1906 One called "Mother,” and the other "Home, sweet home” Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 44761] 10-in. late 1905-early 1906 Is there any room in heaven for a little girl like me? Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 44814] 10-in. early 1906 Welcome to our city Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45183] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Eliza, save a little for me Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45186] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Grandpa, I'm going to be a soldier Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45187] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 The good old U.S.A. Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45193] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Susan, kiss me good and hard Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45198] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 I like your way Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45200] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Coming through the rye Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45202] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Cheer up, Mary Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45208] 10-in. Jan.-July 1906 Alice, where art thou going? Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45241] 10-in. approximately mid-1906 Camp meeting time Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45242] 10-in. approximately mid-1906 In the evening by the moonlight, dear Louise Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45352] 10-in. late 1906 I'm keeping my love lamp burning for you Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45353] 10-in. late 1906 In a chimney corner Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45565] 10-in. late 1907 I'm a-running after Nancy Collins and Harlan Male vocal duet, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45587] 10-in. late 1906 or Jan. 1907 Two little baby shoes Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
Leeds & Catlin [L & C cat 45589] 10-in. late 1906 or Jan. 1907 There never was a girl like you Byron G. Harlan Male vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, tenor vocal  
(Results 1451-1475 of 1485 records)

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Harlan, Byron G.," accessed December 2, 2020, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106531.

Harlan, Byron G.. (2020). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved December 2, 2020, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106531.

"Harlan, Byron G.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2020. Web. 2 December 2020.

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