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A Boone County Album, 1820-1971
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TitleA Boone County Album, 1820-1971
AbstractPhotos (of the musician, his sheet music, and possessions, etc.) and bio of John William Boone, or Blind Boone (1864-1927), "a blind Negro pianist" and "the most widely known citizen of Boone County, and perhaps of Missouri in the [eighteen] eighties and early nineties." Native of Miami, Missouri, becoming a musician as a youth in Columbia and then Warrensburg, performing and composing rags and classical music starting in the late 1800s.
Locationq977. 829 B724
Local SubjectBoone, John W. (Blind)
African Americans
Ragtime Music
Item TypeBook
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Item ID117172
CONTENTdm number6772
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