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Lamb, Joseph Francislocked

(06 December 1887–03 September 1960)
  • Joseph R. Scotti

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Lamb, Joseph Francis (06 December 1887–03 September 1960), piano ragtime composer, was born in Montclair, New Jersey, the son of James Lamb, a building contractor, and Julia Henneberry. Early ragtime journalists assumed he was an African American from Missouri, like Scott Joplin and ...

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