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 1899

Leonard, John William
Who's who in America.
A biographical dictionary of living men and women of the United States. 1899-1900 ...
Edited by John W. Leonard.
Chicago: 1899-1900.


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  Adams, Suzanne (b. 1872 d. 1953)   soprano, vocals
  Albani, Emma Marie Louise Cecile (b. 1847 d. 1930)   interprete, soprano
  Andrews, Addison Fletcher (b. 1857)   manager, tenor
  Archer, Frederick (b. 1838 d. 1901)   organ, conductor
  Arens, Franz Xavier (b. 1856 d. 1932)   conductor, composer
  Aronson, Rudolf (b. 1856 d. 1919)   author, piano
  Bacon, Leonard Woolsey (b. 1830 d. 1907)   clergyman, composer
  Bagby, Albert Morris (b. 1859 d. 1941)   impresario, music patron
  Barnabee, Henry Clay (b. 1833 d. 1917)   cast, comedian
  Beach, Amy Marcy Cheney (b. 1867 d. 1944)   piano, composer
  Bell, Laura Joyce (b. 1856 d. 1904 a. 1891)   comic opera singer
  Bendix, Max (b. 1866 d. 1941)   choreographer, composer
  Bergh, Lillie d'Angelo (a. 1891-1899)   conductor, singer
  Bertram, Helen (b. 1869)   opera singer
  Bird, Frederic Mayer (b. 1838)   clergyman, psychologist
  Bispham, David Scull (b. 1857 d. 1921)   baritone, vocals
  Blauvelt, Lillian Evans (b. 1874 d. 1947)   soprano
  Borowski, Felix (b. 1872 d. 1956)   composer, critic
  Braine, Robert Dyer (b. 1861)   musician, author
  Brandeis, Friedrich (b. 1835 d. 1889)   piano, composer
  Bridgman, Frederic Arthur (b. 1847 d. 1927)   painter, composer
  Bristow, George Frederick (b. 1825 d. 1898)   composer, professor
  Brooke, Thomas Preston (b. 1856 d. 1921)   bandmaster, composer
  Buck, Dudley (b. 1839 d. 1909)   composer, organ
  Buck, Lillie West Brown (b. 1860)   drama critic, singer
  Bullard, Frederick Field (b. 1864 d. 1904)   composer, teacher
  Burton, Frederick Russell (b. 1861 d. 1909)   conductor, critic
  Cary, Annie Louise (b. 1842 d. 1921)   contralto
  Castle, William (b. 1836 d. 1909)   set design, singer
  Chadwick, George Whitefield (b. 1854 d. 1931)   composer, teacher
  Cheney, James (b. 1849)   War department librarian, organ
  Clarke, Hugh Archibald (b. 1839 d. 1927)   conductor, music educator
  Cole, Belle (b. 1835 d. 1905)   soprano
  Cole, Rossetter Gleason (b. 1866 d. 1952)   composer, organ
  Cole, Samuel Winkley (b. 1848 d. 1926)   conductor, writer
  Converse, Charles Crozat (b. 1832 d. 1918)   composer, lawyer
  Cowles, Eugene Chase (b. 1860 d. 1948)   actor, bass
  Crowninshield, Mary Bradford (a. 1870)   composer, author
  Damrosch, Walter (Johannes) (b. 1862 d. 1950)   composer, conductor
  Darling, John Augustus (b. 1835)   artillery major, composer
  Davis, Jessie Bartlett (b. 1860 d. 1905)   cast, singer
  De Koven, Reginald [Henry Louis Reginald] (b. 1859 d. 1920)   composer, conductor
  De Triville, Yvonne (b. 1881 a. 1897)   singer
  Diester, Hermann (b. 1868)   cello, educator
  Doane, William Croswell (b. 1832 d. 1913)   hymnologist, manufacturer
  Dykstra, Cornelia (b. 1863)   actress, vocals
  Eames, Emma H.   teacher, mother of Emma Eames (1865-1952)
  Eberhard, Ernst (b. 1839)   organ, baritone
  Eddy, Hiram Clarence (b. 1851 d. 1937)   church organist, composer
  Emerson, Luther Orlando (b. 1820 d. 1915)   composer, writer
  Fisher, William Arms (b. 1861 d. 1948)   composer, lyricist
  Fisk, Katharine (d. 1926 a. 1893)   contralto
  Foote, Arthur William (b. 1853 d. 1937)   composer, church organist
  Gadski, Johanna (b. 1872)   soprano, vocals
  Gates, Ellen Maria (b. 1835 d. 1920)   hymn writer, poet
  Gates, W. Francis (b. 1865)   critic, author
  Gericke, Wilhelm (b. 1845 d. 1925)   conductor, composer
  Gilchrist, William Wallace (b. 1846 d. 1916)   church organist, composer
  Gleason, Frederick Grant (b. 1848 d. 1903)   composer, organ
  Goepp, Philip Henry (b. 1864 d. 1936)   composer, lawyer
  Gow, George Coleman (b. 1860 d. 1938)   composer, author
  Grau, Maurice (b. 1849 d. 1907)   operatic manager
  Hale, Philip (b. 1854 d. 1934)   critic, music critic
  Hamlin, George (b. 1868 d. 1923)   Sanger, tenor
  Hammond, Edward Payson (b. 1831)   evangelist, hymnwriter
  Hanchett, Henry Granger (b. 1853 d. 1918)   Homeopathic physician, church organist
  Harris, Charles Kassell (b. 1867 d. 1930)   composer, lyricist
  Hassler, Simon (b. 1832)   conductor, music director
  Hastreiter, Helene (b. 1858 d. 1922)   contralto, interprete
  Hauk, Minnie (b. 1851 d. 1929)   chanteur, mezzo-soprano
  Hays, Will S. [William Shakespeare] (b. 1837 d. 1907)   songwriter, songwriter
  Herbert, Victor (b. 1859 d. 1924)  
  Higginson, Henry Lee (b. 1834 d. 1919)   music patron, banker
  Hille, Gustav (b. 1850)   violin, composer
  Hinsdale, Grace Webster (b. 1833 d. 1902)   poet, hymn writer
  Hoffman, Richard (b. 1831 d. 1909 a. 1847)   piano, composer
  Hofmann, Josef (Casimir) (b. 1876 d. 1957)   composer, Klavier
  Hopekirk, Helen (d. 1945)   piano, composer
  Hughes, Rupert (b. 1872 d. 1956)   author, composer
  Huneker, James Gibbons (b. 1857 d. 1921)   critic, essayist
  Huss, Henry Holden (b. 1862 d. 1953)   piano, composer
  Hutchins, Charles L. (b. 1838 d. 1919 a. 1873)   publisher, clergyman
  Innes, Fred Neil (b. 1858 d. 1927)   band director, businessman
  Ives, Charles Taylor   organ, choir master
  Jacobsen, Simon Eberhard (b. 1839 d. 1902)   violin, educator
  Johns, Clayton (b. 1857 d. 1932)   composer, musician
  Jordan, Jules (b. 1850 d. 1927)   cast, singer
  Joseffy, Rafael (b. 1852 d. 1915)   piano, Musiker
  Karl, Tom (b. 1846 d. 1916)   tenor, singer
  Kelley, Edgar Stillman (b. 1857 d. 1944)   organ, composer
  Kellogg, Clara (Louise) (b. 1842 d. 1916)   soprano
  Klein, Bruno Oscar (b. 1858 d. 1911)   composer, piano
  Kneisel, Franz (b. 1865 d. 1926)   violin, educator
  Kroeger, Ernest Richard (b. 1862 d. 1934)   piano, organ
  Lang, Benjamin (Johnson) (b. 1837 d. 1909)   piano, conductor
  Lang, Henry Albert (b. 1854)   piano, composer
  Lang, Margaret Ruthven (b. 1867 d. 1972)   composer
  Levett, David Maurice (b. 1844 d. 1914)   composer, musician
  Liebling, Emil (b. 1851 d. 1914)   piano, composer
  Lockwood, Albert Lewis (b. 1871)   piano, professor
  Lothrop, Fannie Mack (a. 1883-1900)   musician, art collector
  Luce, Stephen Bleecker (b. 1827 d. 1917)   Rear admiral, author
  Macdonald, William H. (d. 1906)   cast, singer
  Macdowell, Edward Alexander (b. 1861 d. 1908)   piano, composer
  Mack, Andrew (b. 1971 d. 1931)   cast, composer
  Malone, Walter (b. 1866 d. 1915)   poet, songwriter
  Manney, Charles Fonteyn (b. 1872 d. 1951)   composer, editor
  Marston, George W. (b. 1840 d. 1901)   organ, composer
  Marzo, Edward (b. 1852 d. 1929)   piano, conductor
  Mason, William (b. 1829 d. 1908)   piano, composer
  McNaughton, John Hugh (b. 1829 d. 1900)   songwriter, poet
  Mehan, John Dennis (b. 1847)   musician, educator
  Mills, Sebastian Bach (b. 1838 d. 1898)   piano, teacher
  Mockridge, William Thomas Whitney (b. 1861 d. 1956 a. 1892)   tenor, vocals
  Morgan, Maud (b. 1860 d. 1941)   harp
  Morse, Charles Henry (b. 1853 d. 1927)   organ, choir master
  Muller, Carl Christian (b. 1831 d. 1914)   musician, composer
  Nason, Emma Huntington (b. 1845)   poet, author
  Neal, Heinrich (b. 1870 d. 1940)   composer, musician
  Nevada, Emma (b. 1859 d. 1940)   soprano
  Nevin, Ethelbert (Woodbridge) (b. 1862 d. 1901)   composer
  Nielsen, Alice (b. 1876 d. 1943)   cast, soprano
  Nordica, Lillian (b. 1857 d. 1914)   chanteuse, soprano
  O'Keefe, Anna (a. 1895)   actress, singer
  O'Neill, Florence   composer, musician
  Oldberg, Arne (b. 1874 d. 1962)   composer, piano
  Orth, John (b. 1850 d. 1932)   organ, piano
  Osgood, George Laurie (b. 1844 d. 1922)   teacher of singing, tenor
  Paine, John Knowles (b. 1839 d. 1906)   composer, teacher
  Parker, Horatio (William) (b. 1863 d. 1919)   composer, music educator
  Parker, James Cutler Dunn (b. 1828 d. 1916)   composer, organ
  Parkhurst, Howard Elmore (b. 1848 d. 1916)   organ, musician
  Patti, Adelina (Juana Maria) (b. 1843 d. 1919)   cantante de opera, interprete
  Paur, Emil (b. 1855 d. 1932)   Dirigent, violin
  Perkins, David Walton (b. 1847 d. 1929)   guitar, piano
  Perkins, William Oscar (b. 1831 d. 1902)   composer, musician
  Placidus, P. (b. 1868)   educator, composer
  Powell, Maud (b. 1867)   violin, Violine
  Pratt, Silas Gamaliel (b. 1846 d. 1916)   musician, composer
  Protheroe, Daniel (b. 1866 d. 1934)   conductor, composer
  Randall, James Ryder (a. 1860)   composer, journalist
  Rexford, Eben S. (b. 1848 d. 1916)   composer, journalist
  Rieger, William Henry (b. 1862)   teacher of singing, tenor
  Rive-King, Julie (d. 1937)   piano
  Robyn, Alfred George (b. 1860 d. 1935)   composer, piano
  Root, Frederick Woodman (b. 1846 d. 1916)   organ, composer
  Russell, Lillian (b. 1861 d. 1922)   actress, cast
  Sanderson, Sibyl (b. 1865 d. 1903)   soprano
  Schencker, Peter August (b. 1850)   musician, composer
  Sembrich, Marcella (b. 1858 d. 1935)   Sanger, soprano
  Seward, Theodore Frelinghuysen (b. 1835 d. 1902)   composer, musician
  Sherwood, William Hall (b. 1854 d. 1911)   piano, composer
  Smith, Wilson George (b. 1855 d. 1929)   composer, piano
  Sousa, John Philip (b. 1854 d. 1932)   additional Music, cast
  Spiering, Theodore (b. 1871 d. 1925)   Dirigent, violin
  Steindel, Bruno (b. 1890)   piano, cello
  Stivers, Kazia Armington Rawson (b. 1840)   singer, poet
  Stoeckel, Gustav Jacob (b. 1819 d. 1907)   organ, music educator
  Stucken, Frank (Valentine) (b. 1858 d. 1929)   conductor, composer
  Sutro, Florence Edith (b. 1865 d. 1906)   piano, songwriter
  Sutro, Otto (a. 1882)   conductor, merchant
  Thomas, Jessie Beattie (b. 1862)   composer, author
  Thomas, Theodore (Christian Friedrich) (b. 1835 d. 1905)   conductor, musician
  Tomlins, William Lawrence (b. 1844 d. 1930)   conductor, composer
  Turchin, John Basil (b. 1822 d. 1901)   General, engineer
  Urmy, Clarence Thomas (b. 1858)   organ, poet
  Van Zandt, Marie (b. 1858 d. 1918)   singer
  Vannah, Letitia Katherine (b. 1855 d. 1933)   journalist, songwriter
  Vickers, George Morley (b. 1941)   journalist, poet
  Walter, George William (b. 1851 d. 1911)   organ, composer
  Ward, Genevieve (b. 1838 d. 1882)   actress, singer
  Warren, George William (b. 1828 d. 1902)   church organist, composer
  Warren, Samuel Prowse (b. 1841 d. 1915)   piano, composer
  Weidig, Adolf (b. 1867 d. 1931)   violin, composer
  Wheeler, Scott   organ, composer
  Whiting, George Elbridge (b. 1842 d. 1923)   organ, conductor
  Whitney, Myron William (b. 1836 d. 1910)   bass, singer
  Wild, Harrison Mayor (b. 1861 d. 1929)   organ, conductor
  Winner, Septimus (b. 1827 d. 1902 a. 1870)   composer, lyricist
  Wood, Mary Knight (b. 1859)   composer
  Woodman, Raymond Huntington (b. 1861 d. 1943)   composer, organ
  Zeisler, Fannie (b. 1863 d. 1927)   Klavier, pianiste
  Zerrahn, Karl (b. 1826 d. 1909)   conductor, musician
  Ziegfeld, Florenz (b. 1841 d. 1923)   music director, musician

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