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Epstein, Dena J.
Music publishing in Chicago before 1871
The firm of Root & Cady, 1858-71
By Dena J. Epstein
Detroit: Information Coordinators, 1969
      (Series: Detroit Studies in Music Bibliography; 14)


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  Bacon, Charles E. (a. 1869-1870)  
  Baker, William D. (a. 1858-1860)   engraver
  Barnet, James (a. 1853-1854)   printer
  Bauer, Hermann (a. 1872)   manager
  Bauer, Hermann T. (a. 1861)   drum maker
  Bauer, John R. (a. 1865-1870)  
  Bauer, Julius (a. 1859)   instrument dealer
  Bauer, William (a. 1865)   instrument maker
  Bell, Jo. W. (a. 1858)   music seller
  Benson, Eli A. (a. 1852)   music seller
  Black, G.N. (a. 1871)  
  Brabant, Herbert (a. 1854)  
  Brainard, H.M. (a. 1847)  
  Brennan, John H. (a. 1863)  
  Buehler, Edward (a. 1865)   music seller
  Burdett, Frederick J. (a. 1867)   organ tuner
  Burdett, R. (a. 1866)   cottage organ maker, melodeon maker
  Burdett, Riley (a. 1861-1871)   inventor, music publisher
  Cady, Chauncy Marvin (a. 1857-1874)   publisher
  Camp, I.N. (a. 1869-1871)   dealer in organs
  Carlin, Frederick (a. 1871)   melodeon maker
  Carqueville, Edward (a. 1872)  
  Case, Abijah B. (a. 1863)   music printer
  Chalker, Sumner (a. 1865)   instrument dealer
  Chandler, Francis S. (a. 1866-1867)   music plate engraver
  Chant, Henry W. (a. 1858)   organ, organ builder
  Cockroft, Joseph (a. 1851)   printer
  Cole, George T. (a. 1869-1870)  
  Davie, Charles H. (a. 1868)  
  Davis, William J. (a. 1858)   instrument dealer
  De Motte, A. Huyler (a. 1868)  
  Dye, Nathan (a. 1851)   teacher
  Estey, Jacob (b. 1814 d. 1890)   organ builder
  Falk, Theodor (a. 1866-1867)   dealer in books and music
  Feulner, Joseph (a. 1861)   musician
  Foote, J. Howard (a. 1868)   importer of musical instruments
  Freeman, Benjamin (a. 1866)   piano maker
  Gemmell, John (a. 1857-1859)   lithographer
  Goold, Nathaniel (a. 1858)   instrument dealer
  Goold, Thomas E. (a. 1870)   organ builder
  Greene, R.G. (a. 1856)  
  Hackel, Charles (a. 1858)   organ builder
  Hanna, John B. (a. 1869-1870)   librettist
  Healy, Patrick Joseph (b. 1840 d. 1905 a. 1862)   harp maker, music seller
  Helmkamp, G.A. (a. 1849)   instrument maker
  Hendricks, John (a. 1867)   lithographer
  Hentschel, Charles (a. 1867)   instrument maker
  Hentschell, Emil (a. 1865)  
  Higgins, Adoniram J. (a. 1858)   music seller
  Higgins, H.M. [Hiram Murray] (b. 1820 d. 1897 a. 1856-1870)   music publisher, dealer
  Hook, Moses (a. 1864)  
  Horner, W.B. (a. 1853)   ladies' music store owner
  Jackson, Richard (a. 1871)   organ builder
  Jacobs, J.L. (a. 1858)   instrument dealer
  Kimball, William Wallace (b. 1828 d. 1904)   organ builder, piano maker
  Knauer, August (a. 1867)   piano maker
  Knauer, Bruno (a. 1853-1857)   piano maker
  Knauer, Charles (a. 1856)   piano maker
  Knauer, Edmund (a. 1852)   piano maker
  Knauer, Herman (a. 1858)   piano maker
  Knirsch, Otto (a. 1865)   lithographer
  Knopfel, Gustavus C. (a. 1870)   instrument dealer
  Kreuger, Charles (a. 1859)   instrument maker
  Kuhn, Joseph (a. 1867)   lithographer
  Lawinski, S. (a. 1870-1871)  
  Lewis, William (a. 1866-1867)   violin
  Luhrsen, Friedrich (a. 1853)   instrument repairer
  Lyon, George Washburn (b. 1825 d. 1894 a. 1860)   instrument maker
  Marsh, Stephen W. (a. 1853)   music seller
  Martin, Henry (a. 1868)   instrument maker
  Meinhold, Theodore (a. 1869-1870)   instrument dealer
  Mendel, Edward (a. 1863)   lithographer
  Merrill, Hiram T. (a. 1863)   teacher, instrument seller
  Molter, John (a. 1858)   teacher
  Mould, Brooks K. (a. 1851)   music seller
  Muller, Gallus (a. 1868)   instrument dealer
  Nelke, Louis (a. 1866)   lithographer, engraver
  Newell, Augustus (a. 1871)   maker of organ reeds
  Palmer, H.R. (a. 1866)   editor
  Palmer, H.R. (a. 1871)   composer
  Payne, John (a. 1858-1859)   printer
  Peters, J.L. (a. 1867)   publisher
  Phelps, Lyman (a. 1853)   piano maker
  Pilcher, Henry (b. 1798 d. 1880 a. 1863-1872)   organ builder
  Pilcher, William (b. 1830 d. 1912 a. 1863-1872)   organ builder
  Preston, James (a. 1867)   piano maker
  Preston, Thomas (a. 1863-1864)   piano maker
  Prince, George A. (a. 1859-1860)   instrument dealer
  Prosser, William R. (a. 1860)   instrument dealer
  Reed, Alanson (a. 1863)   instrument dealer
  Reed, J. Warner (a. 1870)  
  Reid, William T. (a. 1844-1858 active: 1859-1872)   piano maker
  Root, Charles T. (a. 1872)   music seller
  Root, Ebenezer Towner (b. 1822 d. 1896 a. 1859-1867)   publisher
  Root, Frederick Woodman (b. 1846 d. 1916)   organ, composer
  Root, George Frederick (b. 1820 d. 1895)   composer, music educator
  Rot, Warren (a. 1867)   organ builder
  Ruhling, Adolph (a. 1856-1857)  
  Schaaf, Adam (a. 1871)   piano polisher
  Schomacker, Henry C. (b. 1840 a. 1870)   piano maker
  Shober, Charles (a. 1858)   lithographer
  Simon, Richard (a. 1870)   instrument dealer
  Stone, Frederick W. (a. 1868)   piano maker
  Stone, Henry (a. 1859)   piano maker
  Story, H.L. (a. 1868)   instrument dealer
  Teufel, Robert (a. 1864-1865)   lithographer, printer
  Truby, John W. (a. 1870)   instrument dealer
  Van Allen, David S. (a. 1863)   piano maker
  Vergho, Charles (a. 1870)  
  Wangeman, Hugo (a. 1871)   wood engraver
  Warren, Edwin R. (a. 1859)  
  Watkins, Chauncey L. (a. 1859)  
  Wilder, Frederick O. (a. 1853-1860)   piano maker
  Wolcott, James H. (a. 1868)   instrument dealer
  Wolfram, Herman (a. 1869-1871)   organ builder
  Wood, Samuel A. (a. 1865)   music and plate printer
  Woodbury, Manley A. (a. 1858)   engraver
  Ziegfeld, Florenz (b. 1841 d. 1923)   music director, musician

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