Aileen Crater (-1957)
Last updated: 31.07.22
p_cratera.jpgAll that can presently (July 2022) be gleaned about Aileen Crater from sheet music covers and by Internet searching is that she was an American actress/singer who has been featured on 2 works published between 1904 and 1905.
Her portrait on the left is taken from T'was Enough to Make a Perfect Lady Mad (1904) music by James B. Mullen, words by Vincent Bryan.
Of interest is The Tale of a Monkey (1905) music by Leo Edwards, words by Vincent Bryan and published by Vincent Music Co, which was briefly used in the Broadway production of The Wizard of Oz: (1903). It may have been planned as a duet for Aileen Crater and Fred Stone who she later married.
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This list is arranged by composer and contains 2 works performed by Aileen Crater who is featured on sheet music covers. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located.
     Title Composer Attribution Remarks
         
perf15.jpg Tale of a Monkey (1905), The Leo Edwards Vincent Bryan (words)
Aileen Crater (perf.)
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perf15.jpg T'was Enough to Make a Perfect Lady Mad (1904) James B. Mullen Vincent Bryan (words)
Aileen Crater (perf.)