Robert Cameron Rogers

Poet and magazine contributor Robert Cameron Rogers' text "The Rosary" became a popular song of American composer Ethelbert Nevin. "The Rosary" has also been set to music by many other composers.

Image: Robert Cameron Rogers, The Bookman: An Illustrated Literary Journal, Vol. 1, No. 5, p. 308, June 1895, public domain

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Born in Buffalo, New York, Roberts graduated from Yale in 1883. He wrote a dedicatory ode for the opening of the Buffalo Pan-American Exposition.

–Christie Finn Source: New York Times Obituary

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The Rosary

Composer(s): Ethelbert Nevin

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The Rosary

Composer(s): Ethelbert Nevin

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