Brown wax home recording of speech, singing, and whistling, in English and Afrikaans.



Performers: Performer not given.

Release year: between 1907 and 1928.

Notes: Channel rim brown wax cylinder. Man speaks in English -this is the first time I-ve ever spoken into a gramophone-, sings -Once in the window of a ham and beef shop- from The Girls of Gottenburg 1907, and whistles. Then man speaks in Afrikaans. The addressee in both segments may be -Mister Steytler.-

Language: Sung and spoken in English Afrikaans.

Collection: The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings Set Number: 197-01, Originally acquired: Don Hill Collection, c.2000.

Genre: Personal recordings.

Original Item Information: Cylinder 13009—Special Coll., Performing Arts



Source: http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu/


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