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  • Notated Music

    Sonate accademiche a violono sole e basso, deicate alla Sacra...

    musical score | 1 score, 100 p. ; 9 x 12 in. | Musical Score (Form).

    • Contributor: [author] - Veracini, Francesco Maria
    • Date: 1743

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    Corona ecclesiastici [i.e. ecclesiastica]

    musical score | 1 ms. score (174 p.) ; 38 cm. | Ms. transcript in score, said to be in the hand of Thomas Pinto, whose signature appears on the t.p. Parte seconda is incomplete. Motets, Masses, and liturgical settings, for 4 or 5 voices and organ; Latin words. From the Cummings collection. Published (in parts): Milano : Carlo Campagno, 1649. Musical Score (Form). ...

    • Contributor: Grancini, Michel Angelo - Pinto, Thomas
    • Date: 1700

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    Partenope, Teti, Nettuno, Proteo è Glauco

    musical score | 1 ms. score (108 leaves [ i.e. 215 p.]) ; 22 x 28 cm. | A ms. copy in ink. First line of text: Chi, chi al vasto, ondoso, formidabil regno. Instrumentation includes bassoon, flute, viola, and violoncello. Dedication was crossed out by a later hand. Purchase; 1906. DLC (Acquisition). Musical Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Scarlatti, Alessandro
    • Date: 1716

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  • Notated Music

    Télémaque dans l'ile de Calypso; arranged

    Band stock | 1 piano score (23 pages) ; 31 cm | Ballet choreographed by Pierre Gardel. Originally for orchestra; arranged for piano. Title from another copy of the work. LC copy trimmed to 31 cm and lacking title page and plate number; possibly one of two publications printed in Paris from Le Duc plates, one around 1790 and one between 1800 and 1805. ...

    • Contributor: [publisher Not Identified] - Krasinsky - Gardel, Pierre
    • Date: 1790

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    Requiem von A. Hasse [In C major]

    Biography. manuscript score | 143 p. fol. mss. cm. | Manuscript. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Hasse, Johann Adolf
    • Date: 1763

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    The continental harmony containing, a number of anthems, fug...

    print | 1 score (199 p.) ; 14 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. LC copy 1 imperfect: pages between the t.p. verso and p. vii wanting. Evans, 26673 (Citation/Reference). RISM, A/I/1, B2655 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: By Isaiah Thomas and Ebenezer T. Andrews, Sold at Their Bookstore - By Said Thomas in Worcester, and by the Booksellers in Boston, and Elsewhere - Billings, William - John Davis Batchelder Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 1794

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    Music in miniature containing a collection of psalm tunes of ...

    print | 1 score (32 p.) ; 15 cm. | set in score by W. Billings. (Statement Of Responsibility). Without words. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2652 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author at His House in Boston, Ne. - Billings, William
    • Date: 1779

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  • Notated Music

    New-England psalm-singer

    print | 1 score (10, 109 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2646 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Edes and Gill - And to Be Sold by Them - By Deacon Elliot - By Josiah Flagg - By Gillam Bass - And by the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1770

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    The psalm-singer's amusement containing a number of fuging p...

    print | 1 score (104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2653 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed and Sold by the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (29, [1], 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Without the "Encomium on music." Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). acquire 2 shelf copies [policy default] (Selection Decision). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Date: 1778

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    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (15, 104 p.) ; 11 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2651 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: E. Russell, Pr. - Billings, William
    • Date: 1781

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    The Suffolk harmony consisting of psalm tunes, fuges, and an...

    print | 1 score ([2], 56, 8, 8 p.) ; 12 x 21 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "An anthem for Easter": p. 1-8 (3rd group); "An anthem. Psalm 127": p. 1-8 (4th group). RISM, a/I/1, B 2654 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Engraved and Printed by J. Norman, for the Author - Billings, William
    • Date: 1786

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    Sonate di camera, 2 violins & bass, op. 2. [from old catalog]

    Print score | 4 parts. 32 cm. | Print Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: I. Vaillant - Ravenscroft, Giovanni
    • Date: 170?

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    Quartets, strings, op. 5. [from old catalog]

    manuscript score | parts. 34 cm. | Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bureau D'abonnement Musical - Martini, Johann Paul Aegidius
    • Date: 176?

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    Qual dubbio

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([37]+ p.) ; 34 cm. | Giuseppe Haydn. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink; the final chorus wanting. Cantata for soprano, chorus, and orchestra. In slipcase with the composer's Masses, H. XXII, 6, G major. Dona nobis pacem. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1764

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    Dona nobis pacem

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. part ; 14 x 22 cm. | Holograph fragment, in ink, of alto voice part. In slipcase with the composer's Qual dubbio, 1764. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 177?

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    Andante

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([14] p.) ; 25x32 cm. | Holograph, in ink, of an early version of the 2nd movement, without the "surprise" drum stroke; p. [1] contains the final 6 measures of the 1st movement. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1791

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  • Notated Music

    Quartetto 5. in Es

    Manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([31] p.) ; 22 x 29 cm. | di me Giuseppe Haydn. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation - Library of Congress. Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1790

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  • Notated Music

    Concerto di violino

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([88] p.), bound ; 17 x 23 cm. | di Wolfgango Amadeo Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, signed. Caption title. In caption: Salisburgo, li 20 di decembre 1775. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1775

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    Concerto di cembalo

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (79 p.) ; 17 x 23 cm. | del sig. cav. Amadeo Wolfg. Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink. Title from caption. At head of title: No. 8. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1776

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    Gran partitta

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (91 p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | del sigr. Wolfgang Mozart. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph, in ink; caption title, composer's name, and other ms. notations supplied in another hand in caption. For 2 oboes, 2 clarinets, 2 basset horns, 4 horns, 2 bassoons, and contrabassoon. Published: Wien : Bureau d'arts et d'industrie, 1803. In the Gertrude Clarke ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1781

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    Sonata

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([9] p.), bound ; 25 x 34 cm. | Holograph. For violin and "cembalo." Caption title. "No 9." In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1781 (as op. 2, no. 5). Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1781

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    In te spero, o sposo amato

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([2] p.) ; 23 x 30 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For voice and continuo; words from Metastasio's Demofoonte. Title from 1st words of text. At end: Note of Carlo Mozart presenting this manuscript to Natalia Frassini Eschborn on March 27, 1857 in Milano. Published: Wiesbaden : Breitkopf & Härtel, 1955. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation collection ...

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Metastasio, Pietro - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1782

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    Quintetto N. 29

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score ([47] p.) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. Title from caption. In title, "24" crossed out and replaced by "29." "No. 2" added next to title in a later hand. Published: Wien : Artaria, 1789. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1787

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  • Notated Music

    Festo Visitationis Maria Meine Seel erhebt den Herren : á 4 v...

    manuscript score | 1 ms. score (11 [i.e. 21] p.) ; 36 cm. | di sigr. J.S. Bach. (Statement Of Responsibility). Cantata, for solo voices, mixed chorus, and orchestra. Holograph, in ink. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1740

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  • Notated Music

    Graduale pro Festo Sti. Michaëlis Archangeli et SS:rum Angelo...

    manuscript score | 1 ms. vocal score (p. 9-12) ; 23 x 32 cm. | Holograph, in ink. For keyboard instrument, with interlinear words. Originally for chorus (SATB) and orchestra with organ. In the Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation Collection of the Library of Congress. Manuscript Score (Form). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Michael - Library of Congress - Gertrude Clarke Whittall Foundation
    • Date: 1793

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    Hodges family collection,

    The collection is comprised of manuscript and printed music, writings, and other materials compiled and collected by Edward Hodges and subsequently by his son, John Sebastian Bach Hodges. Noteworthy among Edward Hodges' writings are the Annuary, an attempt in later life to depict his earlier life, and documents relating to the design and construction of the 1846 Erben organ at Trinity Church in New ...

    • Date: 1790
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    Newland / Zeuner collection

    The finding aid provides a description of the Newland/Zeuner collection which consists primarily music (printed and ms.) for piano, 2 or 4 hands, and songs, with a concentration in sacred vocal works in Latin and English. (The music in Latin may represent the only known source of pre-Cacilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and ...

    • Contributor: Library of Congress - Newland, William Augustine
    • Date: 2005
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    Tams-Witmark collection,

    The Tams-Witmark Collection contains music (manuscript and printed scores) that was being performed in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The scope of the collection ranges from eighteenth century operas of Handel and Glück to a musical by George M. Cohan. The bulk of the materials are nineteenth century English, French, German, and Italian operas and operettas, the majority ...

    • Date: 1701
  • Notated Music

    Cefalo e Procri : Cantata a tre voci

    For three voices (two sopranos and one mezzo-soprano) and orchestra. Holograph, in ink. Italian words. Staff notation. Signed by composer in ink and dated 1776 [?]--Page [13]. Biographical note (not in J. C. Bach's handwriting) on recto on first fly leaf. "Cantata a tre voci; Cefalo, Sigr: Savoi, Procri, Sigra: Grassi, Aurora, Sigra: Sales"--Page [13]. Autograph score; Purchase; 1906; 410616.

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Christian
    • Date: 1776

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    Französische Suiten

    print | 64 pages of music ; obl. cm. | Denen liebhabern zur gemüths ergötzung verfertiget von Johann Sebastian Bach, Hochfürstl. Anhalt. Cöthnisch. würd. Capellmeister und Directore Chori Musici Lipsiensis. (Statement Of Responsibility). Holograph; written in ink ; contemporary binding. According to Philipp Spitta, in the composer's handwriting (see Spitta's letter in ML 95); once the property of S.W. Dehn, sold by his son ...

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann Sebastian - Altnikol, Johann Christoph
    • Date: 1725

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    Cantata, BWV 9: Es ist das Heil uns kommen her

    manuscript score | 1 score ([17] p.) ; 36 cm | Manuscript Score (Form).

    • Contributor: Bach, Johann S. - Bach, Johann Sebastian
    • Date: 1731

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    Allegretto

    Holograph sketches for several works, some unidentified. On accompanying paper: "R. 1197, Beethoven, op. 83 no. 1" ; "Nb.: on stave 1 of the recto is a sketch for op. 15 Finale. Douglas Johnson, Jan. 4, 1974." Crossed out on accompanying paper: "Allegretto aus op. 80?" In pencil on holograph recto: "Acc. 318077." In pencil on holograph verso: "202160, 13." In pencil on holograph ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Johnson, Douglas Porter
    • Date: 1790
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    Selections

    sheet music | 36 p. of ms. music ; 24 x 31 cm. | Title from slipcase spine. In ink, in the hand of Francis Hopkinson. Songs, vocal duets, harpsichord music, and one violin duet. Composed by Hopkinson and various other composers, chiefly James Bremner. The vocal music with ground bass, in part figured. "To tune the harpsichord--FH"--Tipped in page. English words. acquire 1 ...

    • Contributor: Hopkinson, Francis - Marian S. Carson Collection (library of Congress)
    • Date: 178?

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  • Notated Music

    Sonata, piano, no. 52, E flat major

    manuscript | Manuscript (Form).

    • Contributor: Haydn, Joseph
    • Date: 1794

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    Singing master's assistant

    print | 1 score (32, 104 p.) ; 12 x 20 cm. | composed by William Billings ... (Statement Of Responsibility). "Engrav'd by Benja. Pierpont Junr. Roxbury 1778"--Colophon. "Encomium on music": p. [31]-32 (1st group). Includes index. RISM, A/I/1, B 2647 (Citation/Reference). Print (Form).

    • Contributor: Printed by Draper and Folsom - Billings, William
    • Date: 1778

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  • Collection

    Newland/Zeuner collection, circa 1735-circa 1900

    Primarily music (printed and ms.) for piano, 2 or 4 hands, and songs, with a concentration in sacred vocal works in Latin and English. (The music in Latin may represent the only known source of pre-Cäcilienverein 19th-century American Catholic Church music.) Composers range from Mozart and Rossini to George F. Root and Oliver Shaw. The collection contains the largest extant source of music by ...

    • Contributor: Newland, William Augustine - Mozart, Wolfgang Amadeus - Rossini, Gioacchino - Root, George F. (george Frederick) - Shaw, Oliver
    • Date: 1735
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    Hodges family collection, circa 1790-circa 1909

    The collection contains manuscript and printed music, writings, and other materials compiled and collected by Edward Hodges and subsequently by his son, John Sebastian Bach Hodges. Noteworthy among Edward Hodges' writings are the Annuary, an attempt in later life to depict his earlier life, and documents relating to the design and construction of the 1846 Erben organ at Trinity Church in New York. Music ...

    • Contributor: Smith, John Stafford - Hodges, George
    • Date: 1790
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    Tams-Witmark collection, 1701-1915

    The Tams-Witmark Music Library was established in 1925 through the merger of the Arthur W. Tams Music Library and the rental library of M. Witmark & Sons. The Tams-Witmark Collection contains music (manuscript and printed scores) that was being performed in the United States during the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. The scope of the collection ranges from eighteenth-century operas of Handel and ...

    • Date: 1701
  • Notated Music

    String Trio opus 3

    Title from caption. Finale movement of the string trio, op. 3 for violin, viola, and cello; an earlier version of this movement, differing in some particulars from the printed version; see article by Carl Engel in Musical Quarterly, April 1927, "Beethoven's op. 3: an envoi de Vienne? Holograph. In ink. "acc. 672341"--Page 2 of cover. Formerly in the collection of W. H. Cummings, whose ...

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van - Cummings, William Hayman
    • Date: 1794

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    Sketches - unidentified(?)

    Cataloger devised title. Holograph. In ink. In ink on holograph recto: "Autograph de Beethoven, constaté par A. Schindler." In pencil on holograph recto: "700.740.2." Beethoven-Jahrbuch. Beethovenhaus: Bonn,1969, 386 Staff notation. vk37 2015-10-15 Music Microfilm 1218.

    • Contributor: Beethoven, Ludwig Van
    • Date: 1795

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  • Notated Music

    15e.[-30e.] recueil des contre-danses et walzes

    Book. print | 1 score (30[?] v.) ; 19 cm. | Principally for 2 violins. Title from t.p. of recueil 15 (the number is in ms. on the engraved t.p.). Recueil 28 has variant publisher statement: Chez Frere père. Each vol. of 45 p. contains several contre-danses, each accompanied by dance instructions, followed by several waltzes and (in most vols.) other dances. Pl. no.: ...

    • Contributor: Chez Frere - Clarchies, Louis Julien
    • Date: 179?-18

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    Inquiry Form - Performing Arts - Ask a Librarian (Library of ...

    Ask a librarian: An online reference service from the Library of Congress that allows researchers to submit reference questions to Library of Congress reading rooms and receive expert research assistance (within 5 business days.)

    • Contributor: Smith, Leonard (leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip - Gilmore, P. S. (patrick Sarsfield) - Goldman, Edwin Franko - A.P. Schmidt Company - Adams, Charles R. - Apthorp, William Foster - Archer, Frederic - Barbour, Florence Newell - Barnes, Edward Shippen ... Smith, Leonard (leonard Bingley) - Sousa, John Philip - Gilmore, P. S. (patrick Sarsfield) - Goldman, Edwin Franko - A.P. Schmidt Company - Adams, Charles R. - Apthorp, William Foster - Archer, Frederic - Barbour, Florence Newell - Barnes, Edward Shippen - Bartlett, Floy Little - Bauer, Marion - Beach, H. H. A. - Berwald, W. (william) - Bird, Arthur H. - Bischoff, J. W. (john W.) - Blumenschein, W. L. (william Leonard) - Bohm, Carl - Chadwick, G. W. (george Whitefield) - Foote, Arthur - Friml, Rudolf - Godowsky, Leopold - Hopekirk, Helen - Macdowell, Edward - Porter, F. Addison (frank Addison) - Stewart, H. J. (humphrey John) - Wilson, G. D. (grenville Dean) - Wooler, Alfred
    • Date: 1946