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audio recordings

Name:Description:
“I Want to Go Back to Michigan”/ “In Siam-Wars of the World”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “I Want to Go Back to Michigan”/ “In Siam-Wars of the World”
User Name: “I Want to Go Back to Michigan”/ “In Siam-Wars of the World”
Performer: Billy Murray and Chorus
Composer: Irving Berlin/Manuel Klein
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1
Identifying #: 50198
Accession #: 2015.02.90.1
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“Alone in the Deep”/ “As Long as the World Rolls On”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Alone in the Deep”/ “As Long as the World Rolls On”
User Name: “Alone in the Deep”/ “As Long as the World Rolls On”
Performer: Male Quartet/ Reed Miller
Composer: Johann Schmid/ Ernest Ball
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80186
Accession #: 2015.02.90.2
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
Medley of American Patriotic Airs” / “Medley of American War Songs”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Medley of American Patriotic Airs” / “Medley of American War Songs”
User Name: “Medley of American Patriotic Airs” / “Medley of American War Songs”
Developer: Performer: New York Military Band
Composer: N/A
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1
Identifying #: 50212
Accession #: 2015.02.90.3
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve; bottom corners of sleeve have been cut off
“Dreaming - Waltz Hesitation” / “Adele - Waltz Hesitation”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Dreaming - Waltz Hesitation” / “Adele - Waltz Hesitation”
User Name: “Dreaming - Waltz Hesitation” / “Adele - Waltz Hesitation”
Performer: Band
Composer: Archibald Joyce / Jean Briquet
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1
Identifying #: 50146
Accession #: 2015.02.90.4
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
“Melanie”/ “She is Far From the Land”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Melanie”/ “She is Far From the Land”
User Name: “Melanie”/ “She is Far From the Land”
Performer: Reed Miller/ Thomas Chalmers
Composer: Eric Coates/ Frank Lambert
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80173
Accession #: 2015.02.90.5
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes:
“America (My Country ‘Tis of Thee”/ “The Star-Spangled Banner”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disk
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “America (My Country ‘Tis of Thee”/ “The Star-Spangled Banner”
User Name: “America (My Country ‘Tis of Thee”/ “The Star-Spangled Banner”
Performer: Mixed Quartet/ Thomas Chalmers
Composer: N/A/ Francis Scott Key
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80172
Accession #: 2015.02.90.7
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“Draw Me Nearer”/ “Crucifix (Come Ye That Weep)”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Draw Me Nearer”/ “Crucifix (Come Ye That Weep)”
User Name: “Draw Me Nearer”/ “Crucifix (Come Ye That Weep)”
Performer: John Young and Frederick Wheeler
Composer: W.H. Doane/ Jean-Baptiste Faure
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80112
Accession #: 2015.02.90.8
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve, with severely bent corners
“A Call to Arms”/ “Your King and Country Want You”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “A Call to Arms”/ “Your King and Country Want You”
User Name: “A Call to Arms”/ “Your King and Country Want You”
Performer: Peerless Quartet/ Helen Clark
Composer: Paul Rubens
Publisher:
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80232
Accession #: 2015.02.90.10
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve.
“A Perfect Day” / “Somewhere a Voice is Calling”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “A Perfect Day” / “Somewhere a Voice is Calling”
User Name: “A Perfect Day” / “Somewhere a Voice is Calling”
Performer: Mixed Quartet Orchestra / Elizabeth Spencer and Vernon Archibald
Composer: Carrie Jacobs-Bond / Arthur F. Tate
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80125
Accession #: 2015.02.90.12
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
"Looking This Way” / “Some Sweet Day By and By”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Looking This Way” / “Some Sweet Day By and By”
User Name: “Looking This Way” / “Some Sweet Day By and By”
Performer: Metropolitan Quartet
Composer: Van De Venter / Crosby-Doane
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1916
Parts:
Original Price: $1.70
Identifying #: 80501
Accession #: 2015.02.90.6
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
“I’m On My Way To Mandalay” / “I’ve a Cosy Little Cottage in the Country”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “I’m On My Way To Mandalay” / “I’ve a Cosy Little Cottage in the Country”
User Name: “I’m On My Way To Mandalay” / “I’ve a Cosy Little Cottage in the Country”
Performer: Elizabeth Spencer and Walter van Brunt / Walter van Brunt
Composer: Fred Fischer / Arnold and Brown
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80159
Accession #: 2015.02.90.9
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
“Scenes That Are - Brightest Fantasia” / “The Last Rose of Summer”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Scenes That Are - Brightest Fantasia” / “The Last Rose of Summer”
User Name: “Scenes That Are - Brightest Fantasia” / “The Last Rose of Summer”
Performer:
Composer: Thomas Moore
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80116
Accession #: 2015.02.90.11
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve, bottom corners cut off
“Light Cavalry Overture”/ “La Danseuse Intermezzo”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Light Cavalry Overture”/ “La Danseuse Intermezzo”
User Name: “Light Cavalry Overture”/ “La Danseuse Intermezzo”
Performer:
Composer: Franz von Suppe, Franz von Blom
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 2014
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80096
Accession #: 2015.02.90.13
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes:
“Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Peace: Be Still.” / “Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Calvary.”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Peace: Be Still.” / “Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Calvary.”
User Name: “Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Peace: Be Still.” / “Scripture Lesson: Hymn: Calvary.”
Performer: Rev. J. Wilbur Chapman, D.D.
Composer: N/A
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80192
Accession #: 2015.02.90.14
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“Ma Lady Lu”/ “Some Day”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format:
Intended Compatibility:
Product Name: “Ma Lady Lu”/ “Some Day”
User Name: “Ma Lady Lu”/ “Some Day”
Performer:
Composer: Edwin Brill/ Milton Wellings
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.00
Identifying #: 50055
Accession #: 2015.02.90.15
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“One Sweetly Solemn Thought”/ “Lead, Kindly Light”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format:
Intended Compatibility:
Product Name: “One Sweetly Solemn Thought”/ “Lead, Kindly Light”
User Name: “One Sweetly Solemn Thought”/ “Lead, Kindly Light”
Performer: Thomas Calmers/ Mixed Quartet
Composer: R.S. Ambrose/ John Dykes
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80127
Accession #: 2015.02.90.17
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still” / “Mary (Kind and Gentle is She”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still” / “Mary (Kind and Gentle is She”
User Name: “Her Bright Smile Haunts Me Still” / “Mary (Kind and Gentle is She”
Performer: John Young and Chorus / Reed Miller
Composer: W.T. Wrighton / T. Richardson
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80122
Accession #: 2015.02.90.16
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
“Largo”/ “Broken Heart”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Largo”/ “Broken Heart”
User Name: “Largo”/ “Broken Heart”
Performer:
Composer: Handel/ Ernest Gillet
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.00
Identifying #: 50053
Accession #: 2015.02.90.19
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve, corners badly bent
“The Rosary” / “When the Robins Nest Again”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “The Rosary” / “When the Robins Nest Again”
User Name: “The Rosary” / “When the Robins Nest Again”
Performer: Christine Miller and Chorus
Composer: Ethelbert Nevin / Frank Howard
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80100
Accession #: 2015.02.90.18
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
“Benediction of the Poignards- The Huguenots”/ “Ballet Music from Faust- Parts 1 and 2”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Benediction of the Poignards- The Huguenots”/ “Ballet Music from Faust- Parts 1 and 2”
User Name: “Benediction of the Poignards- The Huguenots”/ “Ballet Music from Faust- Parts 1 and 2”
Performer:
Composer: Giacomo Meyerbeer/ Charles Gounod
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.00
Identifying #: 50154
Accession #: 2015.02.90.20
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“The Two Larks” / “(a) Prelude - Arabesque (b) Butterfly”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “The Two Larks” / “(a) Prelude - Arabesque (b) Butterfly”
User Name: “The Two Larks” / “(a) Prelude - Arabesque (b) Butterfly”
Performer: Andre Benoist
Composer: Theodor Leschietizky / Rogers / Grieg
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.00
Identifying #: 50200
Accession #: 2015.02.90.21
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve, bottom corners bent
“Rescue the Perishing”/ “O Morning Land”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond Disc
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Rescue the Perishing”/ “O Morning Land”
User Name: “Rescue the Perishing”/ “O Morning Land”
Performer: John Young and Frederick Wheeler/ Elizabeth Spencer and John Young
Composer: William Doane/ Edward Phelps
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1914
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80115
Accession #: 2015.02.90.22
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In original sleeve
“My Dream of Dreams - Pretty Mrs. Smith” / “Mrs. Sippi You’re A Grand Old Girl - Pretty Mrs. Smith”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “My Dream of Dreams - Pretty Mrs. Smith” / “Mrs. Sippi You’re A Grand Old Girl - Pretty Mrs. Smith”
User Name: “My Dream of Dreams - Pretty Mrs. Smith” / “Mrs. Sippi You’re A Grand Old Girl - Pretty Mrs. Smith”
Performer: Marie Kaiser / Helen Clark and Billy Murray
Composer: Carroll and Robyn / Belle Ashlyn
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year: 1912
Parts:
Original Price: $1.50
Identifying #: 80187
Accession #: 2015.02.90.23
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in original sleeve
"Nae Faea Isso! Maxixe” / “Isle D’Amour Waltz Hesitation"Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Nae Faea Isso! Maxixe” / “Isle D’Amour Waltz Hesitation”
User Name: “Nae Faea Isso! Maxixe” / “Isle D’Amour Waltz Hesitation”
Performer:
Composer: Duque-Sarrablo / Leo Edwards
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1-1.50
Identifying #: 50141
Accession #: 2015.02.90.24
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In an original sleeve, but does not match the disc
"I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen” / “On the Banks of Brandywine”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen” / “On the Banks of Brandywine”
User Name: “I’ll Take You Home Again, Kathleen” / “On the Banks of Brandywine”
Performer: Walter van Brunt / Walter van Brunt
Composer: Thomas P. Westendorf / Anatol Friedland
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1-1.50
Identifying #: 80160-L
Accession #: 2015.02.90.25
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In an original sleeve, but does not match the disc
“The Love Nest” / “I’m in Heaven When I’m in My Mother’s Arms”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “The Love Nest” / “I’m in Heaven When I’m in My Mother’s Arms”
User Name: “The Love Nest” / “I’m in Heaven When I’m in My Mother’s Arms”
Performer: Louise Terrell and George Wilton Ballard / Helen Glare
Composer: Hirsch / Milton Ager
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1-1.50
Identifying #: 50690
Accession #: 2015.02.90.26
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In an original sleeve, but does not match the disc
“Love Sends A Little Gift of Roses” / “Hot Lips - Fox Trot”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Love Sends A Little Gift of Roses” / “Hot Lips - Fox Trot”
User Name: “Love Sends A Little Gift of Roses” / “Hot Lips - Fox Trot”
Performer: Ernest L. Stevens’ Trio
Composer: Openshaw-Bennet / Busse-Lange-Davis
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1
Identifying #: 51037
Accession #: 2015.02.90.27
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: In an original sleeve, but does not match the disc
“Liebestraum” / “Blue Danube Waltz”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Liebestraum” / “Blue Danube Waltz”
User Name: “Liebestraum” / “Blue Danube Waltz”
Performer: Walter Chapman
Composer: Listz / Strauss-Chapman
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price:
Identifying #: 80702
Accession #: 2015.02.90.28
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in an original sleeve, but it does not match the disc
“The Bloom is on the Rye” / “Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility:
Product Name: “The Bloom is on the Rye” / “Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep”
User Name: “The Bloom is on the Rye” / “Rocked in the Cradle of the Deep”
Performer: Orchestra Accompaniment
Composer: Henry B.Bishop / J.P. Knight
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1-1.50
Identifying #: 80072
Accession #: 2015.02.90.29
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in an original sleeve, but does not match the disc
“Answer” / “Songs We Used to Sing in Dixie Land”Medium: Hardware
Type: Analog Recording
Format: Edison Diamond disc record
Intended Compatibility: Edison
Product Name: “Answer” / “Songs We Used to Sing in Dixie Land”
User Name: “Answer” / “Songs We Used to Sing in Dixie Land”
Performer: Thomas Chalmers / Merle Alcock
Composer: Alfred G. Robyn / Caro Roma
Publisher: Edison
Language: English
Year:
Parts:
Original Price: $1-1.50
Identifying #: 80297
Accession #: 2015.02.90.30
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: in an original sleeve, but does not match the disc

 

portable audio players

Name:Description:Image:
iPod (4th Generation Classic)Medium: Hardware
Type: iPod
Product Name: iPod
User Name: 4th generation iPod (Classic)
Manufacturer: Apple
Model: 4th generation
Year: 2004
Original Price: N/A
Serial: N/A
Floppy Drive: N/A
Optical Drive: N/A
Hard Disk Drive: N/A
RAM: N/A
CPU: N/A
External Connections: N/A
Internal Connections: N/A
Operating System: N/A
Compatible Peripherals: N/A
Accession #: 2013.07.288
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes:
iPod ShuffleMedium: Hardware
Type: iPod
Product Name: iPod Shuffle
User Name: iPod Shuffle
Manufacturer: Apple
Model: Shuffle
Year: N/A
Original Price: N/A
Serial: N/A
Floppy Drive: N/A
Optical Drive: N/A
Hard Disk Drive: N/A
RAM: 512MB
CPU: N/A
External Connections: N/A
Internal Connections: N/A
Operating System: N/A
Compatible Peripherals: N/A
Accession #: N/A
Tested [date]: N/A
Donor: N/A
Notes: N/A
Sony WalkmanMedium: Audio/Video
Type: Portable Audio Player
Product Name: Sony Walkman
User Name: Sony Walkman
Manufacturer: Sony
Model: WM-FX197
Year: N/A
Original Price: N/A
Serial: 1096989
Floppy Drive: N/A
Optical Drive: N/A
Hard Drive Disk: N/A
RAM: N/A
CPU: N/A
External Connections: N/A
Internal Connections: N/A
Operating System: N/A
Compatible Peripherals: N/A
Accession #: 2015.04.08
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: Includes headphones.

 

record players

Name:Description:Image:
Califone 1925Medium: Audio/Video
Type: Record Player
Product Name: Califone 1925
User Name: Califone 1925
Manufacturer: Califone Inc.
Model: 1925
Year: c. 1960
Original Price:
Serial: JA-00631
Compatible Peripherals:
Accession #: 2015.02.89
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes:
Edison A-250 Diamond Disk PhonographMedium: Audio/Video
Type: Record Player
Product Name: Edison A-250 Diamond Disk Phonograph
User Name: Edison A-250 Diamond Disk Phonograph
Manufacturer: Edison
Model: A-250
Year: 1913
Original Price:
Serial: 4-349
Compatible Peripherals:
Accession #: 2015.02.88
Tested [date]:
Donor:
Notes: