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Cylinders Available for Adoption

The cylinders listed below have not been digitized and are available for adoption.

If you would like to "adopt" a particular cylinder, please visit our adopt a cylinder page for instructions.


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Featured Cylinder

Forza del destino. - Carlo Albani. (Edison Amberol: 30042), [1911].


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Did You Know?
Most cylinders play at 160 rpm, though 19th century Brown Wax cylinders play at 120 or 144 rpm.

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