Natalia M. Belting Sound Recording Collection, 1902-1911
Sousa Archive/Center for American Music
Gift of Natalia M. Belting, retired Professor of History, University of Illinois
Consists of fifty-two 2- and 4-minute Edison cylinders, commercially produced recordings from the Edison Standard, Edison Gold Moulded, and Edison Amberol labels recorded ca. 1902 to 1911, and an Edison Standard Phonograph cylinder player, ca. 1905.
Alphabetically by title
A complete finding aid with biographical information and item-level inventory of contents can be found at:
Band music; 19th century Popular Music; Comic songs; Folk music; Instrumental music; orchestral music; comedic sketches