R.J. Hamilton 
Last updated: 02.11.23
All that can presently (September 2019) be gleaned about R.J. Hamilton from sheet music covers and by internet searching is that he has 6 works published between 1889 and 1904.
Of ragtime interest is The Ragtime Patrol (1897) published by National Music Co., Chicago, Illinois, USA.
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     Performer CD Title Supplier
Ragtime Music CDs:
cd15.gif The Skirtlifters A Ragtime Episode flag15us.gif flag15de.gif flag15fr.gif flag15es.gif
cd15.gif Trebor Jay Tichenor Wild Flower Rag
     Title Attribution Instruments Source Remarks
pdf15.gif Alabama Hoe Down (1899) R.J. Hamilton (music) Piano Indiana wvicon.gif
pdf15.gif Ragtime Patrol (1897), The R.J. Hamilton (music) Piano Indiana wvicon.gif
This list is arranged in chronological order and contains 7 works by R.J. Hamilton. It does not claim to be complete and represents only the number of items located. Keys: ER pdf15.gif
Title Year Attribution Remarks
Fire Bell Galop 1889  youtube15.jpg
Ragtime Patrol, The 1897  wvicon.gif
Alabama Hoe Down 1899  wvicon.gif
Fashion, The 1904  wvicon.gif
Hilma Waltzes 1904  Pub.
Whispering Wind, The 1904  Pub.
Racoons Picnic, The ?  youtube15.jpg
     Composer Title Performer
youtube15.jpg R.J. Hamilton The Alabama Hoe Down (0:00) Ragtime Dorian Henry
youtube15.jpg R.J. Hamilton Fire Bell Galop (1889) (2:45) The Skirtlifters
youtube15.jpg R.J. Hamilton The Racoons Picnic (2:08) Tony Z