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GRAMMY Foundation funds digitization of 1,000 Cylinders (September 2010)

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Thanks to a generous grant from the GRAMMY Foundation, the UCSB Library is pleased to announce an additional 1,000 cylinders have been digitized and made accessible online. A listing of cylinders digitized to date is below.


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Annie Laurie - Edison Male Quartette. (Edison Gold Moulded Record: 2201), [1902?].


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Most early cylinders had a spoken announcement at the beginning with the name of the piece, performer and company. The practice ended around 1909.

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