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Keffer Collection of Sheet Music,
ca. 1790-1895

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Philadelphia Composers and Music Publishers: Joseph Eastburn Winner (1837-1918)

Joseph Eastburn Winner, composer and music publisher, was born in Philadelphia, the son of instrument maker, Joseph E. Winner, Sr. His brother Septimus Winner was also a composer and music publisher in Philadelphia, and from 1845 to 1854 the two brothers were partners in the music business. Working apart from his brother, Joseph E. Winner operated a publishing business in Philadelphia from 1854 to 1907. As a composer, Joseph E. Winner is best known for his popular song, The Little Brown Jug. He often used his middle name, Eastburn, as a pseudonym on his compositions.

Compositions by Joseph E. Winner in the Collection

Item No.TitleImprintPlate No.Illustration
Box 30
no. 62
Song of Conundrums : song and chorus / words & music by Eastburn New York : Wm. A. Pond & Co., 1865 6098 None


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