Belting

Collection Information


Collection

Natalia M. Belting Sound Recording Collection, 1902-1911

Location 

Sousa Archive/Center for American Music

Provenance

Gift of Natalia M. Belting, retired Professor of  History, University of Illinois

When acquired

May, 1992

Description

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.

Arrangement

Alphabetically by title

Finding aid

A complete finding aid with biographical information and item-level inventory of contents can be found at:

http://www.library.uiuc.edu/archives/archon/index.php?p=collections/controlcard&id=5817

Index terms

Band music; 19th century Popular Music; Comic songs; Folk music; Instrumental music; orchestral music; comedic sketches

Cylinders