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Arthur Collins

Arthur Collins (1864–1933) was a widely recorded baritone whose comic songs, especially "Preacher and the Bear," endeared him to many. Much of his material was termed "coon songs," a description he detested, but he performed it with great skill. He was also well known as half of the singing duo Collins and Harlan.

The following recordings featuring Arthur Collins are available in the National Jukebox:

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  Artist Role Title Description Primary Performer(s) Date
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Down where the sweet potatoes grow Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1904-11-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Louisa Schmidt Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1904-11-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Scissors to grind Male vocal solo, with orchestra Arthur Collins 1904-11-03
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Doodle-oodle dee (means, won't you marry me) Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1915-01-15
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Abraham Male vocal solo, with orchestra Arthur Collins 1904-11-22
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Virginia Lee Male vocal quartet, with orchestra Peerless Quartet 1915-01-13
Vocalist - Baritone vocal The Indians along Broadway Male vocal solo, with orchestra Arthur Collins 1905-05-22
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Under the Anheuser bush Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1905-05-22
Vocalist - Baritone vocal Paddle your own canoe Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1905-11-07
Vocalist - Baritone vocal I'm dreaming of you Male vocal duet, with orchestra Collins and Harlan 1905-11-07