1852–1913

Introduction

Born: Ju­ly 17, 1852, New York.

Died: June 1, 1913, Il­li­nois.

Buried: Oakwood Ce­me­te­ry, West Chicago, Illinois.

Biography

John was the hus­band of Franc­es Shaw.

He at­tended the Her­shey School of Mu­sic­al Art in Chi­ca­go, and stu­died with Fred­er­ic Grant Glea­son for about three years.

His works in­clude:

Sources

Music

Help Needed

If you know where to get a good pho­to of West (head-and-shoul­ders, at least 200×300 pix­els), would you ?