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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Mario and Ruth Chamlee

Identifier: B367.03.0006.0006
Overview Mario Chamlee (May 29, 1892 – November 13, 1966) was one of the lyric tenors who inherited several roles associated with Enrico Caruso at the Metropolitan Opera. His birth name was Archer Cholmondeley. Born in Los Angeles, California, he was the son of a minister. His wife, Ruth Chamlee, was a soprano at the Met.
Dates: 1920s-1950s

Mario Chamlee

Identifier: B367.03.0002.0005.00008
Overview (1892-1966) Lead tenor who replaced Enrico Caruso at the Metropolitan.
Dates: Majority of material found within 1914- 1942