|Short Name:||Henry K. Oliver|
|Full Name:||Oliver, Henry K. (Henry Kemble), 1800-1885|
Henry Kemble Oliver (b. Beverly, MA, 1800; d. Salem, MA, 1885) was educated at Harvard and Dartmouth. He taught in the public schools of Salem (1818-1842) and was superintendent of the Atlantic Cotton Mills in Lawrence, Massachusetts (1848-1858). His civic service included being mayor of Lawrence (18591861) and Salem (1877-1880), state treasurer (1861-1865), and organizer of the Massachusetts Bureau of Statistics and Labor (1867-1873). Oliver was organist at several churches, including Park Street Congregational Church in Boston, North Church in Salem, and the Unitarian Church in Lawrence. A founder of the Mozart Association and several choral societies in Salem, he published his hymn tunes in Hymn and Psalm Tunes (1860) and Original Hymn Tunes (1875).
|Texts by Henry K. Oliver (3)||As||Authority Languages||Instances|
|Musing in the silent grove||H. K. Oliver (Author)||2|
|See my Shepherd gently guide||H. K. Oliver (Author)||3|
|Wake, all ye soaring tribes and sing||H. K. Oliver (Author)||2|