Harry T. Burleigh
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N 42° 07.821 W 080° 04.981
17T E 575787 N 4664655
Quick Description: Pennsylvania historical marker located on East 6th Street (just east of French Street) in Erie, PA
Location: Pennsylvania, United States
Date Posted: 12/31/2016 1:16:46 PM
Waymark Code: WMTQT3
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member unimoggers
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Long Description:
Harry T. Burleigh, an eminent American baritone, composer, and arranger, was born 3 blocks north in 1866. He arranged "Deep River" and other spirituals, and set to music poems by Walt Whitman. Was a student and associate of Dvorak. He died in 1949.
Marker Name: Harry T. Burleigh

County: Erie

Date Dedicated: 2/21/1952

Marker Type: Roadside

Location: E. 6th St. just E of French St., Erie

Category: African American, Music & Theater, Performers

Website: Not listed

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