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Maxwell Anderson

James Maxwell Anderson (December 15, 1888 – February 28, 1959) was an American playwright, author, poet, journalist and lyricist.

Birth and Death Data: Born December 15th, 1888 (Atlantic), Died February 28th, 1959 (Stamford)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1955

Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist


Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Decca L 8895 12/27/1955 John Barleycorn Bing Crosby lyricist  
Decca L 8896 12/27/1955 When you're in love-1 Bing Crosby lyricist  


Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Anderson, Maxwell," accessed July 31, 2021,

Anderson, Maxwell. (2021). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved July 31, 2021, from

"Anderson, Maxwell." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2021. Web. 31 July 2021.

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