Bernard Peyton Chamberlain (November 1, 1896 – June 19, 1983) was manager of the Virginia Glee Club during the first part of the Glee Club 1921-1922 season. He received his undergraduate degree from the University of Virginia in 1919 and his Bachelor of Law in 1922.
During World War I he served in the army and spent a year in France. He was commissioned as a lieutenant in the Maryland National Guard in 1924. He was an attorney in Charlottesville, Virginia, and also a historian who wrote many books. In 1965 he received the Algernon Sydney Sullivan Award. The Bernard Peyton Chamberlain Memorial Prize for outstanding undergraduate thesis is named in his honor.
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