The Harmoneons were a blackface musical singing group in the 19th-century United States. The group began as the "Albino Family" in 1843, and later became the "Harmoneon Family." Principal group members included L.V.H. Crosby; Marshall S. Pike (1818-1901); James Power; and John Power Through the years others associated with the group included: F.B. Howe; Francis Lynch; W.H. Mower, manager; T.B. Prendergast; and F.A. Reynolds. In 1847 the Harmoneons performed for President James Polk at the White House. The group sang throughout the U.S., including Baltimore, Maryland (1846-1847, 1850, 1853); Trenton, New Jersey (1847); Portsmouth, New Hampshire (1848); Lowell, Mass. (1849); Salem, Mass. (1849); Belfast, Maine (1850, 1852); and in Boston at the Melodeon (1849), Horticultural Hall (1849, 1851), and other venues. They also toured in Halifax, Nova Scotia.
- New Hampshire Patriot. Sept. 26, 1844.
- Edward Le Roy Rice. Monarchs of minstrelsy, from "Daddy" Rice to date. Kenny publishing company, 1911.
- Appletons' annual cyclopaedia and register of important events. 1902.
- Melodies of the Harmoneons. Boston: G. P. Reed & Co., 1851.
- Flyer for Flagg's Hall Worcester. The Harmoneon Troupe... May 2, 1851.
- Baltimore Sun. March 16, 1846; etc.
- Trenton State Gazette. Aug. 16, 1847.
- New Hampshire Gazette and Republican Union. April 25, 1848.
- Joseph Williamson. History of the city of Belfast in the state of Maine: from its first settlement in 1770 to 1875. Loring, Short, and Harmon, 1877.
- Atlantic Canada Theatre Site. www.lib.unb.ca
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- Public Domain Music. "I'm Sailin' on de Old Canal" (1845), As Sung by the Harmoneons.
- Atlantic Canada Theatre Site
- Members of the troupe
1851, Horticultural Hall, School Street, Boston