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Portrait (bust, 3.5''x5'') of Herbert Clarke, showing medals on uniform

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Summary:The cornetist Herbert Lincoln Clarke (1867-1945) joined Gilmore's Band in 1892, just before the bandleader's death. Clarke, however, soon found work with Ellis Brooks' Band and then with the newly formed band of John Philip Sousa. In 1917 he retired from playing and led his own ensembles, including the Anglo-Canadian Concert Band of Huntsville, Ontario and the Long Beach Municipal Band in California. No photographer or date.
Century:1801-1900
Topical subjects: Gilmore's Band
American Bandmasters Association
Clarke, Herbert L. (Herbert Lincoln), 1867-1945
Genre:Portrait photographs
ArchivesUM location:Patrick Gilmore Collection
  • series 1
  • box 1
  • folder 2
Repository:Special Collections in Performing Arts
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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