Cylinders, Phonograph; National Phonograph Company; 1895-1915; WY.1989.330

Name/Title

Cylinders, Phonograph

About this object

This is a collection of phonograph cylinders. Phonograph cylinders are the earliest form of recording and reproducing sound, dating to the late 19th century/early 20th century.

Place Made

North and Central America, United States

Maker

National Phonograph Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Maker

Columbia Phonograph Company

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Maker

The General Phonographic Co Ltd

Maker Role

Manufacturer

Date Made

1895-1915

Object Type

equipment

Subject and Association Keywords

Domestic Life (household chattels, food and drink)

Subject and Association Keywords

Music

Medium and Materials

organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card

Object number

WY.1989.330

Rights

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