Sue Winchell Burnett, Brunswick, ca. 1895

Contributed by Pejepscot History Center


Sue Winchell Burnett (1881-1962) was a talented violoncellist and a musical artist.

She played at the funeral of Joshua L. Chamberlain opening the services with a cello solo, "If With All Your Hearts" from "Elijah."

She married married Dr. Charles Theodore Burnett in 1914 in Brunswick.

The Sue Winchell Burnett Music Prize was established in 1963 by Rebecca P. Bradley. It is awarded to a Bowdoin College senior music major who has made the most significant contribution to music while a studen.

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  • Title: Sue Winchell Burnett, Brunswick, ca. 1895
  • Creator: Reed, A. O.
  • Creation Date: circa 1895
  • Subject Date: circa 1895
  • Location: Brunswick, Cumberland County, ME
  • Media: Photographic print
  • Dimensions: 16.5 cm x 11 cm
  • Local Code: OH1726.12
  • Object Type: Image

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