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MS 2008-14 Wax cylinder recordings of American Indian songs and dances, ca. 1910

Extent:
13 sound recordings (wax cylinders, approximately 4 x 2 inches)
Culture:
Crow Indians  Search this
Cheyenne Indians  Search this
Kiowa Indians  Search this
Sioux  Search this
Dakota Indians  Search this
Pueblo Indians  Search this
Indians of North America -- Great Plains  Search this
Indians of North America -- Southwest, New  Search this
Type:
Collection descriptions
Archival materials
Sound recordings
Cylinders (sound recordings)
Field recordings
Date:
undated
Scope and Contents:
This collection is comprised of thirteen (13) original recordings of American Indian songs and dances, recorded on two-minute Edison Blanks wax cylinders. Eight of the cylinders are in pristine condition. Two are cracked and cannot be played. Contents are marked on individual cylinders in pencil or black ink: 1) The last Owl Dance; 2) Two flute songs; 3) Sioux flute 2 loves; 4) Sioux love song; 5) Kiowa love songs; 6) Sirecha Dance; 7) Flute love lullaby; 8) Flute on the bridge; 9) War dance; 10) Buffalo dance; 11) Song before fight; 12) Indian flute. a love song, played by Turkey Leggs. (Cheyene); 13) Owl Dance song.
Local Numbers:
NAA MS 2008-14
Topic:
Indians of North America -- Songs and music  Search this
Genre/Form:
Cylinders (sound recordings)
Field recordings
Citation:
MS 2008-14, National Anthropological Archives, Smithsonian Institution
Identifier:
NAA.MS2008-14
Archival Repository:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
ead_collection:sova-naa-ms2008-14

mold for cylinder sound recording

Physical Description:
plaster (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 in x 1 3/4 in; x 12.7 cm x 4.445 cm
inside of tube: 5 in x 1 1/4 in; x 12.7 cm x 3.175 cm
Object Name:
Phonorecord
sound recording
mold for cylinder sound recording
Place Made:
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Date made:
1896-03-15
1890-03-15
Credit Line:
Gift of Alexander Graham Bell
ID Number:
ME.287747
Accession number:
57694
Catalog number:
287747
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a6-9f50-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_852671
Online Media:

Cylinder Sound Recording Carrying Case

Physical Description:
fiber (cylinders (36) material)
metal (?? material)
shellac (?? material)
Measurements:
overall:;
Object Name:
Case, Carrying
case
Subject:
Music  Search this
Credit Line:
W. P. Bebbington
ID Number:
1988.0301.01
Accession number:
1988.0301
Catalog number:
1988.0301.01
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Cultural and Community Life: Entertainment
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a4-d67d-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_683426

Borgoras/ Jochelson, Siberia: transfers from cylinders [sound recording]

Physical description:
1 sound-tape reel : analog ; 5 in
Culture:
Russians  Search this
Soviets  Search this
Siberians  Search this
Type:
Musical sound recordings
Place:
Russia
Soviet Union
Siberia (Russia)
Local number:
FW-ASCH-5RR-3611
Restrictions & Rights:
Restrictions on access. No duplication allowed listening and viewing for research purposes only
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Moses and Frances Asch Collection, 1939-1986 228428
Data Source:
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_336461

NHK Ainu Project 1996

Physical description:
60 minutes color sound video
Culture:
Japanese  Search this
Ainu  Search this
Type:
Projected media
Collection descriptions
Place:
Japan
Ainu
Asia
Date:
1996
Topic:
Dancing--Ainu  Search this
Bear festival  Search this
Hunting  Search this
Imprisonment  Search this
Games--string games--cats cradle  Search this
Pottery  Search this
Ethnic groups--Ainu  Search this
Local number:
HSFA 1996.1.27
Data Source:
Human Studies Film Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_219387

Seminole 8, July 25, 1940 [sound recording]

Creator:
Freeman, Ethel Cutler 1886-1972  Search this
Densmore, Frances 1867-1957  Search this
Physical description:
1 sound disc; 78 rpm
Culture:
Seminole Indians  Search this
Indians of North America Southern States  Search this
Type:
Phonograph records
Place:
Glades County (Fla.)
Date:
1940
July 25, 1940
Topic:
Seminole Indians--dances  Search this
Language and languages--Documentation  Search this
Local number:
Freeman Sound Recording 8
See more items in:
Ethel Cutler Freeman Sound Recordings 1940-1970
Data Source:
National Anthropological Archives
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_arc_271498

The Epic Failure of Thomas Edison's Talking Doll

Creator:
Smithsonian Magazine  Search this
Type:
Blog posts
Smithsonian staff publications
Conversations and talks
Blog posts
Published Date:
Mon, 01 Jun 2015 14:07:19 +0000
Topic:
Search this
See more post:
Smithsonian Article Database
Data Source:
Smithsonian Magazine
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:posts_8f4092487df34890f79ed608a3f7e589

[Trade catalogs on graphophones, gramophones, phonographs, cylinders, sound recordings ... ]

Author:
American Graphophone Co  Search this
Smithsonian Libraries American History Trade Literature Collection DSI  Search this
Physical description:
<1> v. : ill
Type:
Catalogs
Trade catalogs
Date:
1895
1895-
Topic:
Phonograph  Search this
Sound recordings  Search this
Call number:
052207
Data Source:
Smithsonian Libraries
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:siris_sil_677453

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