Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890

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John Hill Hewitt (1801-1890), musician, composer, journalist, poet, story writer, and dramatist. He gained greatest recognition as a composer of ballads.

From the description of John Hill Hewitt papers, 1824-1888. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 173863269

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creatorOf Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890. Memories that cling to the heart / words and music by J.H. Hewitt. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890. John Hill Hewitt papers, 1824-1888. Emory University Library, Special Collect Department
creatorOf Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890. The minstrel / J.H.H. [John H. Hewitt]. New York Public Library System, NYPL
creatorOf Hewitt, John Hill, 1801-1890. Letter to the firm of Parker & Poor. 1821. University of Pennsylvania Libraries, Van Pelt Library
creatorOf Glover, M.J. Glover scores American University, American University Library; Bender Library
referencedIn Autograph File, H, 1584-1988. Houghton Library
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associatedWith Howard, John Tasker, 1890-1964. person
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Subject
Music--Manuscripts
Drama--19th century
American poetry--19th century
Music
Songs (medium voice) with piano
Dramatists, American
Operetta
Poets, American
Occupation
Composers
Musicians
Playwrights
Poets
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Birth 1801-07-12

Death 1890-10-07

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