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1890 1891 1892 1893 1894 1895 1896 1897 1898 1899 1900 1901 1902 1903 1904 1905 1906 1907 1908 1909 1910 1911 1912 1913 1914 1915 1916 1917 1918 1919 1920 1921 1922 1923 1924 1925 1926 1927 1928 1929, 
Abstract:
Collection of early recorded music on commercially released 2-, 3- and 4-minute wax cylinders of standard diameter. The collection also includes small diameter to large diameter concert series cylinders as well as home recordings. Recordings cover a broad spectrum: classical, musical theatre, operetta, ballads, patriotic, dance band music, jazz and blues, ethnic and foreign language, religious, military marches, comedy, opera, children’s music songs and spoken word, country, vaudeville skits, speeches, instructional systems, foreign languages, office skills and test recordings. Also, more than 600 cylinder inserts.
Type of Material:
Cylinders (sound recordings)
Subject:
United States -- History -- Civil War, 1861-1865.
U.S. states.
Music
20th century American music.
American history through music.
American popular music.
Contemporary American music.
Cylinder recordings.
Sound recordings.
Band music.
Cakewalk (Dance)
Carols.
Christmas music.
Christmas stories.
Old-time music.
Country music.
Big Bands.
Dance orchestras.
German wit and humor.
Irish wit and humor.
Italian wit and humor.
Scottish wit and humor.
Jewish wit and humor.
Fiddle tunes.
Songs, Hawaiian.
Personal recordings.
Humorous recitations.
Hymns.
Jazz.
French language -- Study and teaching.
English language -- Study and teaching.
Italian language -- Study and teaching.
Spanish language -- Study and teaching.
German language -- Study and teaching.
Marches.
Minstrel music.
National songs.
Operas.
Orchestral music.
Patriotic music.
Polkas.
Popular Music -- To 1901.
Popular Music -- 1901-1910.
Popular Music -- 1911-1920.
Popular Music -- 1921-1930.
Ragtime music.
Sacred music.
Sermons.
Speeches, addresses, etc.
Spirituals (Songs)
String quartets.
Vaudeville.
Vaudeville songs.
Minstrel shows.
Vocal duets.
Vocal quartets.
Waltzes.
Whistling.
Whistling music.
Prohibition.
Spanish-American War, 1898.
Transportation -- Songs and music.
World War, 1914-1918 -- Songs and music.