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Sound Recordings

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Durium Record Collection

Identifier: Durium Record Collection
Scope and Contents

The Durium Record Collection consists of eight 4” single faced recordings on disc. Six of the recordings hold the same tune, Silent Night, composed by Joseph Mohr and presumed to have been orchestrated by Phil Spitalny, was originally written by Franz Xaver Gruber. This song is presumed to have been performed by Ruth and Julia Paull known collectively as the Paull Sisters. Two recordings are of unknown contents, but labeled "Tony Wons."

Dates: 1931-1932

Emerson Universal Cut Recording Collection

Identifier: Emerson Universal Cut Recording Collection
Scope and Contents

The Emerson Record Collection consists of six 7" diameter recordings (single faced) in one box. When produced, the discs were once the most popular songs, operatic and dance hits, as well as some classical and standard selections.

Dates: 1915 - 1922

Little Wonder Record Collection

Identifier: Little Wonder Record Collection

The Little Wonder Record Collection consists of twelve 5 1/2" single faced recordings on disk.

Dates: Majority of material found within 1914-1922

Potter-Clune Collection

Identifier: Potter-Clune Collection

Sound Recording Catalog Collection

Identifier: Sound Recording Catalog Collection
Dates: Majority of material found within Catalogs cover over 40 years; some are annual catalogs, some are monthly catalogs, and some are weekly issues. Issue and date vary by company.

Thomas "Fats" Waller Recording Collection

Identifier: Thomas "Fats" Waller Recording Collection

The collection consists of twelve 10" 78 rpm recordings produced between 1935 and 1942.

Dates: 1935 - 1942