|Object ID #||1972.084.001|
|Title||ULTONA Phonograph (1919)|
|Lexicon category||6: T&E For Communication|
|Place of Origin||Unknown|
|Description||Free-standing, disc-style ULTONA phonograph machine, 1919. It has a dark-brown, mahogany finish on the cabinet. This Ultona phonograph was able to play all records manufactured by the Brunswick-Balke-Collender Co.|
Purchased in April of 1919. It belonged to the previous owner's husband's grandmother. Her name hasn't been recorded.
The obituary of Bessie Koehler (neé Black) (February, 1973) says that she died at Tara, Bruce County, in her 84th year. She was born in Arran Township a daughter of Mr. and Mrs. John Black. She married Charles Koehler in 1913. Charles died in 1942. They had two sons: Allan Koehler of Durham, Grey County, and Harold Koehler of Tara, Bruce County.
|Collection||Musical Instruments & Accessories Collection|
|Found||Owen Sound, Grey County|