[Brown wax home recording of speech, singing, and whistling, in English and Afrikaans].

Performers:
Performer not given.
Release year:

Cylinder 13009

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Notes:
Channel rim brown wax cylinder.
Man speaks in English ("this is the first time I've ever spoken into a gramophone"), sings "Once in the window of a ham and beef shop" from The Girls of Gottenburg (1907), and whistles. Then man speaks in Afrikaans. The addressee in both segments may be "Mister Steytler."
Language:
Sung and spoken in English Afrikaans.
Collection:
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 197-01, Originally acquired: Don Hill Collection, c.2000).
Genre:
Personal recordings.
Original Item Information:
Cylinder 13009—Special Coll., Performing Arts