Julius Willard, Banjo Player

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Title

Julius Willard, Banjo Player

Creator

Perham, Alice, 1873-1953

Description

Julius (a.k.a. Julian) Willard, 1857-1914, was a blind musician who lived with the Perham family of Cambridgeport (Rockingham), Vermont. He was the son of Linus B. and Harriet Clark Willard. The family lived in Cavendish, Chester, and Westminster, Vermont, and neighboring New Hampshire towns. Willard was a well-respected musician who played several instruments at different venues.

Source

Alice Perham Collection (FB-49, MU-Musicians)

Identifier

WillardJuliusAndBanjo.jpg

Format

jpeg

Spatial Coverage

Rockingham, Vt.

Original Format

Repository

Vermont Historical Society Library, 60 Washington Street, Suite 1, Barre, Vermont 05641

Citation

Perham, Alice, 1873-1953, “Julius Willard, Banjo Player,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed November 29, 2022, https://www.digitalvermont.org/items/show/1866.