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Little Darling Pal of Mine; Wildwood Flower

Catalog Data

Recording artist:
Carter Family  Search this
Manufacturer:
Melotone  Search this
Physical Description:
shellac (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 10 in; x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
sound recording
Place made:
United States
Recording date:
1935
Description:
<p>Carter Family. side 1: Little Darling Pal of Mine; side 2: Wildwood Flower (Melotone 5-11-65).<br>78 rpm. This coupling was released on other American Record Corporation (ARC) labels.</p>
<p>Melotone Records was an American budget record label founded by Warner/Brunswick Records, in 1930. Melotone originally featured jazz and popular dance music of the period, most often using pseudonyms for New York area studio musicians on the recordings. In 1932, Melotone was acquired by the American Record Corporation (ARC). The label ceased production in 1938.</p>
<p>In 1929, the American Record Corporation (ARC) was established with the merger of three companies. These were the Cameo Record Corporation (which owned Cameo, Lincoln and Romeo Records), the Pathé Phonograph and Radio Corporation (which owned Actuelle, Pathé, and Perfect), and the Plaza Music Company (which owned Banner, Domino, Jewel, Oriole, and Regal).</p>
Location:
Currently not on view
Related Publication:
Russell, Tony. Country Music Records: A Discography, 1921-1942
ID Number:
1996.0320.13312
Collector/donor number:
13777
Maker number:
5-11-65
Accession number:
1996.0320
Catalog number:
1996.0320.13312
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Music & Musical Instruments
Popular Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746ab-b878-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1290750