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Locust Valley Band, Frederick County, Maryland, circa 1930

1930-1934Photograph, documentarymonochromeJump to full detailsRequest from Special Collections

Summary:Conductor William C. Marker and the Locust Valley Band of Frederick County Maryland, circa 1930, in front of the Locust Valley Church of God. This photograph belongs to the Marker Family (the family of some of the musicians pictured here). Pictured first row, from left to right: William Carlton Marker, Fern Weddle Marker, Kathleen Fink, Mary Marker Beachley. Second row, from left to right: Ernest Sigler, Luther Brown, Bruce Fink (brother of Kathleen Fink), Buddy Sigler, Jasper Younkins, and Foster Fink. This photograph was likely taken between 1930 and 1934, before William C. Marker's 1934 fatal car accident.
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:Maryland
Frederick County
Temporal subject: 1921-1930
Topical subjects:Bands
Genre:Group portraits
ArchivesUM location:Maryland Sheet Music collection
Repository:Special Collections in Performing Arts
Browse terms:Performing Arts, Music
Personal and Family Lives
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:Digital Collections
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