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HRH the Prince of Wales Charmed with Edison Phonograph, 1919

Montreal Daily Star, 3 November 1919, page 13

HRH The Prince of Wales Charmed with Edison Phonograph

The Edison Diamond Disc Phonograph, English 18th Century Period design, installed in the Prince’s Drawing Room. 87 more words


A Childhood Dream, A Sunny Obscurity and the Unexpected

When my cousin passed away several years ago, I inherited his Edison (Cylinder) Home Phonograph with Cygnet Horn along with a number of early recordings specifically designed for the unit. 1,008 more words


Video of an 1890s film reunited with its sound from an Edison phonograph

The video below shows a clip of a man playing violin into a recording horn which is capturing his sound onto an Edison phonograph (wax cylinder) with two men dancing to the music, and the scene is recorded motion picture-ly with a Kinetoscope. 208 more words

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More Bad Advice from a Thrift Store

These are photos of two sides of the same Edison record (Anna Case 80757-L “Rejoice Greatly,” and 80757-R “These Are They”).

I bought this Edison record today from a thrift store in southern Alabama, and as I was purchasing it, the shopkeeper gave me some dreadfully bad advice.  430 more words