Cylinder Recordings, 1910-1917

Collection Overview

Title: Cylinder Recordings, 1910-1917

Record Series: 00/03/04

Creator: Various

Date: 1910-1917

Extent: 0.417 linear feet, 1 box, 9 folders

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

Access and Use

Accessing the Collection:

Due to the format of the material, these recordings are unable to be played onsite. However, digitized versions of these songs are readily available for download free of charge. 

Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the Cylinder Recordings, 1910-1917 collection, Archives Record Series 00/03/04, University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

Scope and Content

This collection consists of nine cylinder recordings dating from 1910-1917.  Each cylinder is contained within its original cardboard box, and three empty cases are also included. The provenance of this collection is unknown.  

Inventory

BOX 1

Folder 1: "Salut D'Amour" - Dorfman, Violin Solo, [1910]

Folder 2: "Bill's Dog Towser" - Billy Golden & Billy Heins, [1917]

Folder 3: "The Coon Waiters" - Billy Golden & James Marlowe, [1917]

Folder 4: "The Whistling Coquette" - Ada Jones & Billy Murray, [1914]

Folder 5: "Sweet Spirit, Hear My Prayer" - Marie Narelle & Chorus, [1914]

Folder 6: "Uncle Sam Medley - No. 2" - National Guard Fife & Drum Corps, [1917]

Folder 7: "The Poem - Waltz Boston" - National Promenade Band, [1914]

Folder 8: "Mo-ana" - Jaudas' Society Orchestra, [1917]

Folder 9: "When You and I Were Young Maggie" - W. Van Brunt & Chorus, [1917]

Folder 10: Three (3) empty Edison Blue Amberol Record cylinder paper boxes

Processing Information

Material originally processed by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, November 1994. Updated for the web by Assistant Archivist Dustin Witsman, January 2015. Last updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, October 2017. Linear feet updated July 31, 2017.

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