M. E. Abbey
Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1917 - 1934
Roles Represented in DAHR: lyricist
Notes: Full name, Mason Ellis Abbey (1812-1892), reported by 9/9/2018 article on the Latter-day Saint hymnology website
= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.
|Company||Matrix No.||Size||First Recording Date||Title||Primary Performer||Description||Role||Audio|
|Victor||B-26454||10-in.||5/5/1922||Life's railway to heaven||Clifford Cairns ; Charles Harrison||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-37905||10-in.||2/16/1927||Life's railway to heaven||Calhoun Sacred Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-38009||10-in.||4/25/1927||Life's railway to heaven||Henry Burr ; James Stanley||Male vocal duet, with orchestra||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-47213||10-in.||10/20/1928||Life's railway to heaven||Southern Railroad Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-51734||10-in.||4/25/1929||Life's railway to heaven||John Seagle ; Leonard Stokes||Male vocal duet, with organ||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-75804||10-in.||5/3/1933||Life's railway to heaven||Smilin' Ed McConnell||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-75818||10-in.||5/3/1933||Life's railway to heaven||Smilin' Ed McConnell||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Victor||BS-81390||10-in.||2/14/1934||Life is like a mountain railroad||Bradley Kincaid||Male vocal solo, with guitar||lyricist|
|Victor||BVE-82887||10-in.||8/2/1934||Life's railway to heaven||Buice Brothers||Male vocal quartet, with piano||lyricist|
|Columbia||81735||10-in.||4/25/1924||Life's railway to heaven||Ernest Thompson||Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar||lyricist|
|Columbia||W142984||10-in.||12/3/1926||Life's railway to heaven||Ford and Glenn||Male vocal duet, with organ||lyricist|
|Columbia||W143908||10-in.||4/5/1927||Life's railway to heaven||Smith’s Sacred Singers||Male vocal ensemble, with fiddle (violin) and guitar||lyricist|
|OKeh||8623||10-in.||March 1924||Life's railway to heaven||J. Douglas Swagerty ; Mrs. J. Douglas Swagerty||Female-male vocal duet, with piano||lyricist|
|OKeh||W81717||10-in.||10/8/1927||Life's railway to heaven||Allen Quartette||Male vocal quartet, with organ||lyricist|
|Brunswick||E15810-E15812||10-in.||5/25/1925||Life's railway to heaven||Criterion Quartet||Male vocal quartet, with organ||lyricist|
|Brunswick||C199-C200||10-in.||4/21/1926||Life’s railway to heaven||Hermes Zimmerman||Male vocal solo, with piano||lyricist|
|Edison||5891||10-in.||11/21/1917||Life's railway to heaven||Edward Allen ; Charles Hart||Vocal duet (tenor and baritone), with orchestra||lyricist|
|Edison||9735||10-in.||9/24/1924||Life's railway to heaven||Blue Ridge Duo||Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica||lyricist|
|Vocalion||13076||10-in.||April 1924||Life's railway to heaven||George Reneau||Male vocal solo, with guitar and harmonica||lyricist|
Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Abbey, M. E.," accessed November 27, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/300171.
Abbey, M. E.. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved November 27, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/300171.
"Abbey, M. E.." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 27 November 2022.
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