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singer

Katharine Dickinson Tucker, American singer.

Background

Tucker, Katharine Dickinson was born on March 18, 1873 in Cumberland, Maryland, United States. Daughter of Laurence Thomsen and Nannie Hill (Tidball) Dickinson.

Education

Educated private schools and under tutors.

Career

Student negro folk songs since childhood. Has given lecture recitals, leading cities of the United States and before many university and societies. Made phonographic records of many Afro-American folk songs for Harvard University collection.

Sang with success in Paris.

Connections

Married George Collingwood Tucker, May 3, 1893.

father:
Laurence Thomsen Dickinson

mother:
Nannie Hill (Tidball) Dickinson

spouse:
George Collingwood Tucker