Irene Franklin

Irene Franklin (June 13, 1876, in New York City – June 16, 1941, in Englewood, New Jersey), was an American actress of stage and screen, vaudeville comedian, and singer.

Birth and Death Data: Born January 1st, 1876, Died January 1st, 1941 (Lillian Booth Actors Home)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1909 - 1930

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist, soprano vocal

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor B-8224 10-in. 9/10/1909 Red head Ada Jones Female vocal solo, with orchestra lyricist  
Columbia 19658 10-in. 11/11/1911 I want to be a janitor's child Irene Franklin Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal, lyricist  
Columbia 19659 10-in. 11/11/1911 Don't never trust a traveling man Irene Franklin Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 45978 10-in. 9/1/1915 Red-head Irene Franklin ; Burton Green Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist, vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 45979 10-in. 9/1/1915 Dimples Irene Franklin Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 45990 10-in. 9/8/1915 All wrong Irene Franklin ; Burton Green Female vocal solo, with piano lyricist, vocalist, soprano vocal  
Columbia 45991 10-in. 9/8/1915 You can't fool a New York kid Irene Franklin Female vocal solo, with orchestra vocalist, soprano vocal, lyricist  
Brunswick E34385 10-in. Sept. 1930 I’ve lost my dog Davey Lee Male vocal solo and recitation, with orchestra lyricist  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Franklin, Irene," accessed March 7, 2021, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106661.

Franklin, Irene. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved March 7, 2021, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106661.

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

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/106661

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