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Billy Murray at Home
The Bain News Service Photographs
(c. 1919 – 1920)

From the G. G. Bain Collection, Library of Congress

Related Feature: A Billy Murray Iconography (1900–1952)

These remarkable photos of Murray, taken at his Long Island home, were commissioned by the Victor Talking Machine Company for use in their catalogs and monthly supplements. Unrestored public-domain versions of these images may be downloaded free of charge from the Library of Congress website (

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