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This web site is dedicated to [[Harry Chapin]] and other artists in the extended Chapin family and friends.
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This site is dedicated to the memory of [[Harry Chapin]]. There are approximately '''''{{NUMBEROFARTICLES}}''''' pages in this wiki.
  
== Extended Chapin Family ==
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Many members of the extended Chapin Family lead or have lead public lives in the arts.  
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== Coming soon ==
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* [[August 16]]-18 - The [[The 27th Annual Chapin Family Concert by the Sea - 2013| 27th Annual Chapin Family Concert by the Sea Weekend]] at [[Steve Chapin]]'s [[Ovens Park]] in Riverport, Nova Scotia. The weekend is capped off by the Big Concert at 1pm on Sunday.
  
* [[Kenneth Burke]] - Harry's uncle
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Upcoming productions of [[Cotton Patch Gospel (musical) | Cotton Patch Gospel]] available at [http://www.dramaticpublishing.com/CurrentProductionsCat.php?products_id=305 Dramatic Publishing], the licensing agent for the play.
* [[Michael Burke]] - Harry's uncle
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* [[Abigail Chapin]] - Tom's Chapin's daughter
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* [[James B. Chapin]] - Harry's oldest brother
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* [[James Ormsbee Chapin]] - Harry's grandfather
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* [[Jen Chapin]] - Harry's daughter
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* [[Jim Chapin]] - Harry's father
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* [[Josh Chapin]] - Harry's son
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* [[Lily Chapin]] - Tom Chapin's daughter
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* [[Sandy Chapin]] - Harry Chapin's wife
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* [[Steve Chapin]] - Harry's brother
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* [[Tom Chapin]] - Harry's brother
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* [[Jessica Craven]] - Tom's Chapin's step daughter
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* [[Jeb Hart]] - Harry's half brother
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== Why does ChapinWiki exist? ==
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== Recent news and events ==
In 1999, Marty Acks started a [[Harry Chapin]] fan website at [http://www.anyoldkindofday.com www.anyoldkindofday.com]. It was one of many sites about Harry Chapin. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the web site.  
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In [[2011]] Harry's song [[Cat's in the Cradle]] was selected for inclusion in [[Grammy]] Hall of Fame.<ref>{{Cite press release
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  | title = The Recording Academy Announces 2011 Grammy Hall of Fame Inductees
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  | publisher = The Recording Academy
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  | date = December 7, 2010
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  | url = http://www2.grammy.com/PressReleases/725_822_2011HallofFameRelease%20FINAL.pdf
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  | accessdate =2010-12-07
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}} </ref>. Also in 2011, [[Rolling Stone]] readers selected Cat's in the Cradle as the second best song about dads.
  
Perhaps, more importantly, this web site now allow others to share what the know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched. Feel free to contribute whatever you like. This is your website.  
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== Why does the Harry Chapin Wiki exist? ==
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In 1999, Marty Acks started a [[Harry Chapin]] fan website. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the website. Being a wiki, this web site now allow others to share what they know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched.  
  
While Wikipedia is for a great resource for information about famous people such as Harry, it also has notability guidelines. Much of the information in this web site may be not pass a notable test appropriate to a general purpose on-line encyclopedia, but would welcome here. Therefore, this wiki exists.
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While Wikipedia is a great resource for information about famous people such as Harry, it also has notability guidelines. Much of the information in this website would not pass he notability test appropriate to a general purpose on-line encyclopedia, however it would be welcome here. Therefore, this wiki exists.
  
 
== Guidelines==
 
== Guidelines==
* Trivia is encouraged - Minutiae about Harry Chapin and public, performing members of the Chapin family and friends is strongly encouraged.
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Contributions to the website are welcome and encouraged. This site uses the same software as wikipedia (mediawiki), so if you have updated wikipedia the process should be the same.  If you have ideas for content but would prefer not to enter it yourself feel free to e-mail me directly. Trivia is encouraged, mind your manners, respect copyrights, and be reasonably Chapin related.
  
* Mind your manners - Content that is controversial, inflammatory or disputed is also discouraged. Content about people who do not lead public lives is also not allowed. This content will be subject to removal.
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== Questions==
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Should you have any questions feel free to contact me at martyacks at anyoldkindofday.com.
  
* Be Positive - The content should be generally positive and accurate informationObservations about bad Rolling Stone reviews are fair game, but. Articles should have a "Personal Observations" section added where personal comments about an event, song, album or the like.  The rest of the site is intended to a rather encyclopedic or wikipedia-like style to it.
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* Respect copyrights - Quote sources where you can.  Wholesale publishing of lyrics here is not allowed. This site does not have the explicit rights from any artists or other websites to publish their information. Information gleaned from other source should just be quotes briefly and links should be provided for more information.
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* No commercial use please - This is not intended as a place to sell Chapin related materials. Blatant ads will be removed. Links to Chapin-related artists websites that have material for sale would be an is appropriate useAlso, information information on upcoming Chapin related events is encouraged.
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* Be Chapin-related - Content should in some way be about Harry Chapin, family and friendsFor example, an article about Bruce Springsteen's performance at the Tribute concert concert, his work with WHY, and a link to his official web site would be appropriate. A full Springsteen discography and biography would be discouraged.
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Latest revision as of 22:05, 28 February 2016

This site is dedicated to the memory of Harry Chapin. There are approximately 752 pages in this wiki.

Good to meet you, I am Lonny Bickham and also I think it seems fairly friendly when you say it. Just what I enjoy doing is to play c and w yet I can not make it my occupation truly. Virginia has actually consistently been his living location yet he will need to move one day or another. Since I was 18 I have actually been functioning as a software program programmer. You could consistently locate his internet site below:

Contents

[edit] Coming soon

Upcoming productions of Cotton Patch Gospel available at Dramatic Publishing, the licensing agent for the play.

[edit] Recent news and events

In 2011 Harry's song Cat's in the Cradle was selected for inclusion in Grammy Hall of Fame.[1]. Also in 2011, Rolling Stone readers selected Cat's in the Cradle as the second best song about dads.

[edit] Why does the Harry Chapin Wiki exist?

In 1999, Marty Acks started a Harry Chapin fan website. By 2008 the website was in need of updating. A wiki style update was chosen to simplify editing, provide built in searching, and for overall modernization of the website. Being a wiki, this web site now allow others to share what they know of Harry Chapin, his body of work, and the people and organizations he touched.

While Wikipedia is a great resource for information about famous people such as Harry, it also has notability guidelines. Much of the information in this website would not pass he notability test appropriate to a general purpose on-line encyclopedia, however it would be welcome here. Therefore, this wiki exists.

[edit] Guidelines

Contributions to the website are welcome and encouraged. This site uses the same software as wikipedia (mediawiki), so if you have updated wikipedia the process should be the same. If you have ideas for content but would prefer not to enter it yourself feel free to e-mail me directly. Trivia is encouraged, mind your manners, respect copyrights, and be reasonably Chapin related.

[edit] Questions

Should you have any questions feel free to contact me at martyacks at anyoldkindofday.com.

Twana is how she's called and also she absolutely digs that name. Rhode Island has actually always been my residence. The favored leisure activity for my youngsters and also me is drawing and also currently I have time to tackle brand-new things. Procuring is what I do. If you desire to figure out even more check out my internet site:


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