Humphrey, Harry E. (Harry Ervin) - Kipling, Rudyard - Desprez, Frank. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. He begins with his arms folded against his chest, looking off screen left, then strikes a variety of poses that accentuate his muscular development. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. The Todd Collection consists of approximately 6,000 cylinders, ranging from brown wax to late Blue Amberols. Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc., 1943.t. Fields, Arthur - Donovan, Walter - Harlan, Byron G. - Collins, Arthur. The camera iris opens to reveal three Asians--two men and a woman--dressed in kimonos and looking down. From stage right march three young men; a short boy flanked by... Spanuth, Hans A. With (reverse side): Cohen at the telephone / George Thompson. These recordings feature comic skits, popular music and songs--including well-known favorites from the Civil War and World War I--and a dramatic monologue. The UCSB Library has several major collections of cylinders. Although she is filmed in a long shot, her feet are cut off in the frame. Contributor: American Vitagraph Company - Smith, Albert E. (Albert Edward) - Blackton, James Stuart - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress) - Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - White, James H. (James Henry) Date: 1898 on edge of disc: 50454. Fields, Arthur - Cohan, George M. (George Michael) - Murray, Billy - Baskette, Billy. LC copy: 3382-A-1-1 (matrix, R side) ; 3365-C-3-4 (matrix, L side). On the first audio recording Edison recited, “Mary had a little lamb. Edison Records was one of the early record labels that pioneered sound recording and reproduction, and was an important player in the early recording industry.. The 1st work consists primarily of vocal sound effects, including whistled bird sounds with piano acc. Coupling date: 8/1/1914. With (reverse side): Town topics of Pun'kin Center / Cal Stewart. Coupling date: 2/15/1919. Jaudas' Society Orchestra - Friml, Rudolf - Jaudas, Eugene. Surrounding and encouraging him with hand claps is a group of men, dressed in a variety of styles, from shirtsleeves and caps to suits and hats, with one gentleman in a formal suit and top hat. On label: baritone and tenor, orchestra accompaniment. There’s a mix of spoken word and music recordings — you can hear person-on-the-street interviews made just after the attack on Pearl Harbor, as well as recations to the September 11 attacks. Coupling date: 4/10/1919. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Coupling date: 2/20/1917. Collection (Library of Congress) - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation. On label: tenor and chorus. Engraved labels. Kenbrovin, Jaan - Clark, Helen - Kellette, John William - Ballard, George Wilton, Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, The Spanish-American War in Motion Pictures, America at Work, America at Leisure: Motion Pictures from 1894 to 1915, Last Days of a President: Films of McKinley and the Pan-American Exposition, 1901, The Life of a City: Early Films of New York, 1898 to 1906, Before and After the Great Earthquake and Fire: Early Films of San Francisco, 1897 to 1916, Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress), Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress), Hendricks (Gordon) Collection (Library of Congress), I've been floating down the old green river, Are you from Dixie? on edge of disc: 50198. King, Stoddard - Ballard, George Wilton - Elliott, Zo. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Sally Stembler, speaking, laughing, with uncredited men (1st side) ; Collins and Harlan (2nd work). LC copy: Index no. Wile, 1978. With (reverse side): There's a long long trail / George Ballard and chorus. With (reverse side): Three billy goats "gruff" / Edna Baily. 0:00. Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies Library of Congress Online Catalog 410 They were catalogued in the United States Library of Congress. Each song remixes a single item in the Library’s collection called Inventing Entertainment-The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies. With (reverse side): Coon 'possum hunt / Billy Golden, Billy Heins. Edison: 3382-B-43 (matrix), 3365-C-53 (matrix); Diamond Disc no. Written in 1913 by two seniors at Yale. LC copy: 5687-C-3-72 (matrix, 1st side) ; 5659-C-5-44 (matrix, 2nd side). on record sleeve: 50485. Phonograph cylinders are the earliest commercial medium for recording and reproducing sound.Commonly known simply as "records" in their era of greatest popularity (c. 1896–1915), these hollow cylindrical objects have an audio recording engraved on the outside surface, which can be reproduced when they are played on a mechanical cylinder phonograph. Thomas A. Edison's forebears lived in New Jersey until their loyalty to the British crown during the American Revolution drove them to Nova Scotia, Canada. Download. Wile, 1978. Cooper, Joseph - Murray, Billy - Kalmar, Bert. The baboon wears a white short-sleeved shirt with a loose bow tie and tweed pants. Along a bar that serves as a dressing table sit three costumed young women adjusting their hair and makeup in three mirrors hanging from the wall. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. From... Toto Brothers - Spanuth, Hans A. The men now wear white... Spanuth, Hans A. On label: monologue. Variety Stage Sound Recordings and Motion Pictures, Part of: Variety Stage Sound Recordings and Motion Pictures. The Arkansas Traveler (Descriptive Scene), performed by Steve Porter and Ernest Hare Edison 51010-R, recorded 1922 WAV version of this recording. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Arthur Fields, baritone (1st work) ; Billy Murray, tenor (2nd work) ; with chorus and orchestra. One notable component of the public domain for recordings is the body of recordings made by the companies of Thomas A. Edison between 1890 and 1929. The dwarf follows the "woman" with... Spanuth, Hans A. On label: baritone with orchestra. Edison's mother, Nancy Elliott, was originally from New York until her family moved to Vienna, Canada, where she met Sam Edison, Jr., whom she later married. The bedroom window is raised from the outside, and a man dressed in black clothes and cap enters, furtively looks around the room, and checks to see that the bed's occupant is asleep. The Library of Congress does not control the content posted. The camera iris opens on a stage with a painted backdrop of a canyon and waterfall. Recorded July 10, 1922 (1st side) and January 1923 (2nd side)--Cf. Coupling date: 3/12/1923--Cf. With (reverse side): Don't bite the hand that's feeding you / Walter Van Brunt. They are apparently on a stage with a painted backdrop of a forest. Van Brunt, Walter - Lewis, Sam L. - Meyer, George W. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. on record sleeve: 50485. As a result of this partnership, 11,000 recordings made by Victor and Columbia between 1900 and 1925 can be streamed online. It is cleverly written and even more cleverly presented. Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies This online collection features 81 Edison Diamond Disc sound recordings from 1913 to 1922 of instrumental, vocal, spoken word, spoken comedy, foreign language and ethnic, religious, opera and concert recordings. Its fleece was white as snow. On label: one-step. Coupling date: 11/5/1913. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. The 1st work consists primarily of vocal sound effects, including whistled bird sounds with piano acc. With (reverse side): La catrera / National Promenade Band. White, Edna - Gaylord, Chester - Molloy, J. L. (James L.). On label: tenor with orchestra. Coupling date: 7/10/1916. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. The Jukebox includes recordings from the extraordinary collections of the Library of Congress National Audio-Visual Conservation Center and other contributing libraries and archives. The collection, in the custody of the Motion Picture Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division since 1978, has grown to include over 3.5 million items encompassing audio formats from cylinders to CDs. From stage left enters a man wearing dark leotards with a single-shouldered top, a waist belt, and dark high-top shoes with a white border. Frosini, Pietro - Wiedoeft, Rudy - Erdman, Ernie. Share: Twitter; Facebook; News. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. "Edison re-creation." Play. The Blanche Browning-Rich Collection consists of approximately 1,200 Blue Amberol cylinders from unplayed dealer's inventory, acquired by the library in 2002 from the Rich family of Ogden, Utah. Tally, Harry - Mayo, Harry - Hill, J. Leubrie (John Leubrie). Humphrey, Harry E. - Riley, James Whitcomb. Engraved label. Laughing record; novelty song. With (reverse side): Shylock's justification of the Jew / Harry Humphrey. First stretching up with her arms, Latina then bends in half at the waist, steps into a metal ring... Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress) - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Bitzer, G. W. - Latina - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress). on labels: 8860, 8606; Diamond Disc nos. Opening title introduces "Kruger and Ward, the tall and short of it." With (reverse side): Missouri waltz / Jaudas' Society Orchestra. Edison: 5744-C-7-44 (matrix), 4998-C-4-4X (matrix); Diamond Disc no. Opens on a stage set of the interior of a theatrical dressing room. Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound ... Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies, Part of: Inventing Entertainment: The Early Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies. Copyright: Waterson, Berlin & Snyder, 1915/Mills Music Inc. Coupling date: 3/27/1916. Personal Film Company - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation - Afi/Zouary (Maurice) Collection (Library of Congress). - Afi/Peters (S.E.) New York Military Band - Lenzberg, Julius. These positions include flexing his right arm with the fist to his head and face to... American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Sandow, Eugen - American Mutoscope Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress). With (reverse side): National airs of the Allies / New York Military Band. From Edison records catalog: This is one of the cleverest skits of its kind ever produced. The song was introduced by Florence Moore in "Maid in America" (1915). Another iris effect opens on... Spanuth, Hans A. With (reverse side): Johnson "jazz" blues / Frisco Jazz Band. Love's old sweet song : saxophone with orchestra, Motion Picture and Television Reading Room. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Miss Jones and Messrs. Harlan and Porter are thoroughly experienced at this sort of work and every intonation of their voices gives just the right touch to the situation. They wear tights, ballet shoes, and frilly dresses to the knee with multiple petticoats and ruffled drawers. This includes data values and the controlled vocabularies that house them. On label: tenor with orchestra. With (reverse side): Out to old Aunt Mary's / Harry Humphrey. Date of first listing: March 12, 1929--Cf. Performer on 1st side from... Collins, Arthur - Collins and Harlan (Musical Group) - Crandall, Charles D. - Stembler, Sallie - Harlan, Byron G. Edison: 7683 (matrix), 7690 (matrix); Diamond Disc nos. Happy tho' married side: Presents a humorous monologue in Hebrew dialect in which a man describes the courtship of his future wife and their life together after marriage. Orren and Drew (1st side) ; The Premier Quartet (2nd side). Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Laughing record : Henry's music lesson. Discover what's missing in your discography and shop for The Library Of Congress Recordings releases. Yellen, Jack - Murray, Billy - Cobb, George L. Coupling date: 6/8/1916. Cuts to a closeup of the baboon in a circular mask or iris effect, without the violin but with a collar around his neck and a striped kitten that he... Spanuth, Hans A. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. Wile, 1978. 25. The Library of Congress holds the nation's largest public collection of sound recordings (music and spoken word) and radio broadcasts, some 3 million recordings in all. Coupling date: 10/24/1917--Cf. Nevertheless, the Library of Congress may monitor any user-generated content as it chooses and reserves the right to remove content for any reason whatever, without consent. Cutout date: 8/21/1925. Created and maintained by the Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. The following ten sample recordings are representative of the variety acts captured on disc by the Edison Company. Shakespeare, William - Humphrey, Harry E. Coupling date: 12/30/1919. Coupling date: 6/19/1918--Cf. 0:00. With (reverse side): Hawaiian butterfly medley / Jaudus' Society Orchestra. On label: fox trot. Wile, 1978. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. Steve Porter, speaking (sides 1 and 2) ; Ernest Hare, speaking (side 1) ; with violin (side 1) and orchestra (side 2). Coupling date: 6/6/1919. Cylinder of the day “Stars and stripes forever march” performed by Sousa's Grand Concert Band. On label: tenor and chorus with orchestra. Opening title introduces "Three jumping Tommies in their original acrobatic stunts," with "Tommies" apparently referring to the performers' British military uniform costumes of caps, shirts and ties, knickers to the knees, tights, and short boots. Program notes and performers' full names on... Drew, Lillian - American Quartet - Orren, John. on edge of disc: 50443. Coupling date: 3/26/1918. They begin by raising their right legs up by their heads, and then perform a dance with a variety of kicks and leg movements, their hands... American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress). On a bare stage backed by a dark curtain, a man dressed in a three-piece suit and overcoat holds a racing program and excitedly watches a race supposedly taking place offstage. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Gratuitous links to sites are viewed as spam and may result in removed comments. On label: recitation; title (a) Seven Ages of Man, (b) Hamlet's Advice to the Players. With (reverse side): In the old sweet way / Helen Clark, George Ballard. Edison Manufacturing Co. Inventing Entertainment: The Motion Pictures and Sound Recordings of the Edison Companies, Library of Congress. Two of the women wear very short outfits that show their stockinged legs; the third woman is dressed in a ruffled dress to the knee.... Weed, A. E. - Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress) - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress). Opening title identifies this as a "balancing and iron jaw novelty act." ('cause I'm from Dixie too) / Billy Murray and chorus. Baily, Edna - Brooke, L. Leslie (Leonard Leslie). The ADP is also a partner with the Library of Congress National Jukebox project and provides most of the cataloging data used in the Jukebox. Klein, Manuel - Murray, Billy - Berlin, Irving. Legal title to those recordings did pass to a successor company; however, in the 1950s that company conveyed title to the U.S. government as part of an agreement with the U.S. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. They raise their heads and look at the camera, smiling, as the iris closes. Background on the Early History of Recorded SoundIn 1877, Thomas Edison invented the phonograph, the first machine that could record sound and play it back. Performed with accompaniment. Sousa, John Philip - Imperial Marimba Band. The dancers wear rather formal attire, with the men in dark suits and black tie and the women in full-length, high-collared dark dresses; one woman carries a small American flag. The UCSB Library invites you to discover and listen to its online archive of cylinder recordings; donate to help the collection grow; and learn about how these sounds and songs create an audio history of American culture. From there, later generations relocated to Ontario and fought the Americans in the War of 1812. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. We will also be coordinating with other libraries and archives including the Thomas Edison National Historic Park, Stanford, Syracuse and Library of Congress with a goal of providing online access to almost all 9,000 issued Edison disc recordings to create a comprehensive digital archive for scholarship and public access. In Edison Records catalog: fox trot, for dancing. With (reverse side): Aunt Dinah's golden wedding / Empire Vaudeville Company. Coupling date: 8/4/1915. Cuts to a long shot of a stage with a painted backdrop of a garden with fountains. With (reverse side): My mother's rosary / Walter Van Brunt. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. With (reverse side): At the Yiddish wedding jubilee / Maurice Burkhart. Van Brunt, Walter - Hoier, Thomas P. - Morgan, Jimmie. As they step in place against a light background,... Motion Picture, Broadcasting and Recorded Sound Division, Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress), Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress), I love the name of Mary : tenor and chorus with orchestra, In Siam : Wars of the world : N.Y. Hippodrome : tenor and chorus, orchestra accompaniment, Happy tho' married : monologue ; Desperate Desmond : drama : (rehearsing the orchestra) : vaudeville specialty, Good-bye Broadway, hello France : baritone and chorus with orchestra, Saxophone sobs : saxophone with orchestra. The 1st song from the revue, The passing show of 1917. On label: contralto and tenor with orchestra. Collection (Library of Congress) - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation - Kruger and Ward. Download and use sounds with your favorite software. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Edison: 5687-C-2-78 (matrix), 5659-C-3-77 (matrix); Diamond Disc no. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. LC copy: 8860-C-2-4 (matrix, R side) ; 8606-C-4-9 (matrix, L side). Coupling date: 2/1/1921--Cf. Mute. Coupling date: 1/31/1916. Notice how the band plays the famous "Misere" from Verdi's... Harlan, Byron G. - Porter, Steve - Doty, Charles W. - Jones, Ada. Harry E. Humphrey delivers this romantic poem of the American West in the typical dramatic style of the time--Cf. With (reverse side): Desperate Desmond / Fred Duprez. Coupling date: 1/7/1919. Thomas Edison’s film and sound ventures shaped American experience of cultural and technological change in the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: a bed-time story. Library of Congress Prints & Photographs Division. Coupling date: 12/13/1917. On label: from "Katinka"--fox trot. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. "Jean Kenbrovin" is a combined pseudonym for James Kendis, James Brockman, and Nat Vincent. Library of Congress | American Memory collection What's there: 24 collections in the Library of Congress’ American Memory include sound recordings. The Library of Congress Recording Sessions refers to a March 1940 session of recordings Woody Guthrie made in Washington, D.C., for Alan Lomax. Five African Americans--three men and two women--perform a cakewalk, a dance featuring fancy strutting that was named after the prize awarded in the original contests. It is especially strong in two- and four-minute Edison wax cylinders. on labels: 51063-R, 51063-L. Humorous song and spoken word comedy. Engraved labels. Coupling date: 11/23/1914--Cf. LC copy: 7863-A-6-5 (matrix, 1st side) ; 7690-B-7-11 (matrix, 2nd side). Two clowns walk across the stage: a dwarf with a fake bald pate dressed in evening clothes and a top hat, and a tall, thin clown dressed as a woman. With (reverse side): Hungarian serenade / Alessios Mandolin Quartet. The Arkansas traveler descriptive scene ; Flanagan's troubles in a restaurant : vaudeville specialty. Edison discs recordings, c1978. Cuts to a long shot of a stage with a carpet and dark curtains as a backdrop, in front of which stand four chairs and a table. Explore releases from the The Library Of Congress Recordings label. Copyright: Leo Feist Inc., 1914; renewed by Arthur Fields and Walter Donovan, July 10, 1942. Lasca: Dramatic recitations were frequently on the variety show bill. Camera iris opens from black to a smiling man standing in front of an elephant, who is seated on her haunches on a stool with her front legs raised in the air. Subject: Library of Congress National Digital Library announces release of Edison Collection; From: Tamara Swora Date: Wed, 13 Jan 1999 14:41:47 -0800 (PST) Message-id: <369D1416.6AA0831C@loc.gov> Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1919. Opens on a bedroom set, with a man in a white nightshirt asleep on a Murphy bed. Collection (Library of Congress) - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. Copyright: 1904; Lewis Music Publishing Co., Inc., 1947. In this outside scene, a small African American boy--dressed in a cap, leggings, and suit with short pants--dances on a table or other flat, raised surface. The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. Make music using the free-to-use audio and video materials from the Library of Congress. With (reverse side): Dry town blues / Lou Chiha "Friscoe.". - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation - Afi/Zouary (Maurice) Collection (Library of Congress). Wile, 1978. This collection contains early sound recordings on Edison Diamond Discs published between 1912 and 1929. Opening title identifies the Kawana Trio as "artistic foot jugglers." The Linked Data Service provides access to commonly found standards and vocabularies promulgated by the Library of Congress. On label: recitation; listed as (a) The Raggedy Man, (b) The Bumblebee, (c) An Impetuous Resolve. Coupling date: 10/26/1914. Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1918. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Remix and combine with beats right in your browser. ; 2nd work consists of a song followed by vocal sound effects. A study in mimicry : vaudeville sketch Edison: 5522-A-2-2 (matrix), 6031-A-5-2 (matrix); Diamond Disc no. Edison: 8860-B-3-7 (matrix), 8606-B-4-3 (matrix); additional nos. A woman wearing a light-colored leotard, gathered at the waist, and tights stands against a black background. Coupling date: 6/22/1915. Porters on a Pullman train, Recollections of 1861-65 : trumpet solo with orchestra. ('cause I'm from Dixie, too), Let us not forget--a message to the American people, Madelon (I'll be true to the whole regiment), Motion Picture and Television Reading Room. The 1st work from the musical Barry of Ballymore, with lyrics by George Graff. And everywhere that Mary went, the lamb was sure to go.” Edison recordings were made on tin foil and could sustain Coupling date: 5/11/1917. Edison: 5522-A-2-2 (matrix), 6031-A-5-2 (matrix); Diamond Disc no. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Edison Records a été l'un des premiers labels pionnier de l'enregistrement sonore et de la reproduction et a été un acteur important au début de l'industrie de l'enregistrement. Explore free-to-use sounds from the Library of Congress. Copyright: Harms, Inc. 1916, 1944. Hubbell, Raymond - Jaudas' Band - Jaudas, Eugene. On label: a rural monologue. The collection of the late author and discographer William R. … Cutout date: 10/31/1929. Another iris effect opens to a stage with a dark background and a decorated, cushioned platform center stage. Coupling date: 9/11/13 (1st side) ; 11/1913 (2nd side)--Cf.... Van Brunt, Walter - Carroll, Harry - Graff, George - Ball, Ernest R. - Olcott, Chauncey. Cuts to two ponies on a seesaw, with a moustached man in a white uniform with dark piping and a white cap holding their leads. French words by Louis Bousquet. Wile, 1978. Strong-man Eugene (Eugen) Sandow poses in a long shot on a bare stage against a black background, wearing only tight trunks and laced sandals. These recording are not necessarily selected as the “best” recordings of all time, but rather as works of enduring importance to American culture and, hence, in need of permanent preservation by either the Library of Congress or another qualified institution. When Sam became involved in an unsuccessful insurrection in Ontario in the 1830s, he was for… Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. With (reverse side): Till we meet again / Gladys Rice, Vernon Dalhart. The Library of Congress has just reported that 80 percent of motion pictures filmed before 1930 -- and countless audio recordings from that era -- are gone. With (reverse side): My croony melody / Billy Murray and chorus. Edison disc recordings, c1978. American variety stage, 1870-1920 summary. Engraved label. Walter Van Brunt, tenor ; with chorus and orchestra. With (reverse side): Sari waltz / Imperial Marimba Band. A second man in a suit and hat enters from stage right and pays Chimmie his... Niver (Kemp) Collection (Library of Congress) - Armitage, F. S. - American Mutoscope and Biograph Company - Grapewin, Charles - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress). This catalog entry was made possible by a grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities and by a grant from Lloyd E. Rigler and Lawrence E. Deutsch. Engraved labels. Datasets available include LCSH, BIBFRAME, LC Name Authorities, LC Classification, MARC codes, PREMIS vocabularies, ISO language codes, and more. On label: tenor with orchestra. The 1st song from a revue. Edison: 50083-R; mx 2362. With (reverse side): Are you from Dixie? Camera iris opens to six ponies with decorated harnesses and plumed halters, standing in the center of a stage with a painted backdrop of mountains. - Afi/Peters (S.E.) Rudy Wiedoeft, saxophone (1st work) ; Frosini, accordion (2nd work). The Library of Congress presents the National Jukebox, which makes historical sound recordings available to the public free of charge. Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1913/Jerry Vogel Music Co., Inc. Coupling date: 6/22/1915. With enthusiastic jumping and other delighted pantomime, he makes it clear his horse has won the race. LC copy: 5744-C-2-102 (matrix, 1st side) ; 4998-C-6-90 (matrix, 2nd side). - Kawana Trio - Commonwealth Pictures Corporation - Afi/Zouary (Maurice) Collection (Library of Congress). The initial release of the American Variety Stage collection includes ten sound recordingsselected from vintage Edison phonograph Diamond Discs released from 1913-1927. Billy Murray, tenor--Cf. Thomas Edison in an ad for the phonograph CREDIT: "Phonograph Catalog/Advertisement: 'I want a phonograph in every home...'." On label: tenor and chorus with orchestra. Coupling date: 6/8/1916. The Recorded Sound Research Center provides access to the commercial and archival audio holdings of the Library of Congress. Le label est fondé en 1888 par Thomas Edison Historique. Opens on a closeup of a baboon "playing" a violin, then cuts to a medium shot of the same. Reviewed June 15–18, 2006. The man gives the elephant a treat, who then stands as the iris closes. Coupling date: 8/21/1917--Cf. - Afi/Peters (S.E.) They are notable as the first recordings made of Woody Guthrie. Cutout date: 10/31/1929. On label: baritone and male voices with orchestra. Coupling date: 9/10/1915. Coupling date: 1/15/1919. She opens with a flourish of her arms and faces the camera. Wile, 1978. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Visible in... Thomas A. Edison, Inc - Paper Print Collection (Library of Congress) - Heise, William. The first phonograph cylinders were manufactured in 1888, followed by Edison's foundation of the Edison Phonograph Company in the same year. 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