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Object ID # 1987.014.018ab
Object Name Cylinder, Phonograph
Lexicon category 6: T&E For Communication
Date c. 1900
Made National Phonograph Co.
Place of Origin United States of America
Description One white, orange and blue cardboard phonograph cylindar tube with "EDISON BLUE AMBEROL RECORD." printed on the front of the label. On the other side of the label is a picture of Thomas A. Edison. Underneath the picture is " Patented in the U.S. July 12, 1910, Sept. 29, 1914, Dec. 4, 1917." It continues in the next paragraph talking about the liscence. It also points out that the record was sold for 60 cents. The cylindar inside the tube is black celliod and has "3606 STREET HAWAIIAN MOONLIGHT. GLADYS RICE & MARION COX." written across the top of it.
Provenance This was previously owned by William Mitchell Lundy of Sullivan Township, Ontario. He did not provide its history.
Collection Musical Instruments & Accessories Collection
Material Cardboard/Ink
Dimensions L-4.567 Dia-2.559 inches
Found Sullivan Township (formerly), Township of Chatsworth, Grey County