[Brown wax home recording of recitations from Shakespeare's Hamlet and whistling solo, Old folks at home].
Performers names not decipherable.
Announcement at beginning: "Passages from Hamlet by [...]"
Brown wax cylinder.
Place of recording likely the United States.
Recitations from Shakespeare's "Hamlet": "I am thy father's spirit" (Act 1, Scene 5) and "Angels and ministers of grace defend us!" (Act 1, Scene 4). Whistling solo, "Old Folks at Home," at end.
Sung in English.
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 154-01, Originally acquired: Charley Hummel, 2011).
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