[Brown wax home recording of singing and speech by Olive Mary Greenhow].

Performers:
W. H. Greenhow; Olive Greenhow.
Release year:

Cylinder 12862

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Notes:
Brown wax cylinder.
W. H. Greenhow introduces his daughter: "Olive Mary Greenhow was born May twenty-eighth eighteen hundred and eighty-eight. She will now sing a song of her papa's composition." She sings a song to the tune of Yankee Doodle. "Olive will now speak a piece composed by her papa which she recited in the public school. / [...] she couldn't remember it so she will now recite something else." She recites and sings "Massa's in de Cold, Cold Ground."
Language:
Sung in English.
Collection:
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (William Henry Greenhow Collection, Set Number: 134-07, Originally acquired: Wayne show, October 2008).
Genre:
Personal recordings.
Original Item Information:
Cylinder 12862—Special Coll., Performing Arts