Brown wax home recording of singing, whistling, yodeling, and a mock dinner prayer.



Performers: Performer not given.

Release year: 1912.

Notes: Brown wax cylinder. Place of recording likely the United States. Man sings: -I came from Cincinnati up in Iceland by the south, and as you can see quite plainly, my voice is in my mouth, I tell you yes, there is red, yes, there is red, in this college life there is red, sweet red-; then a brief yodel song; mock dinner prayer; man sings and whistles -The Whistling Coon-; then whistles another tune and sings yodel song -Sleep Baby Sleep- and -If It Wasn-t For the Irish and the Jews.-

Language: Sung in English.

Collection: The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings Set Number: 328-13, Originally acquired: Jim Ross, c. 2010.

Genre: Personal recordings.

Original Item Information: Cylinder 13226—Special Coll., Performing Arts



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


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