[Brown wax home recording of autobiography of Mendel Jonas, May 9, 1906] .

Performers:
Mendel Jonas.
Release year:

Cylinder 13031

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Notes:
Brown wax cylinder with wide core.
Man recites major events of his life on the occasion of his sixty-fourth birthday and names various family members, in German. Based on 204-1, speaker is identifiable as Mendel Jonas of Goshen, New York, born May 9, 1842.
Language:
Spoken in German.
Collection:
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Mendel Jonas birthday recordings, Set Number: 204-02, Originally acquired: Don Hill Collection, c.2000).
Personal Name:
Genre:
Personal recordings.
Original Item Information:
Cylinder 13031—Special Coll., Performing Arts