[Brown wax home recording of Lincoln's Gettysburg address, recited by Herbert D. West].
Herbert D. West.
Announcement at beginning: "--speech [...] at Gettysburg by Herbert D. West of Rockville, Connecticut; Lincoln's speech [with those?] at Gettysburg by Herbert D. West of Rockville, Connecticut."
Brown wax cylinder.
Place of recording likely the United States.
Male recitation. The speaker was a carpenter in Rockville City, Connecticut, born in 1862.
Sung in English.
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 191-01, Originally acquired: John Levin, Union Phonograph Show 2012).
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