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  • Audio Recording

    Oh didn't he ramble

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Baritone and Tenor Duet" (Content). Mx: 1492 -1 -9 Recorded in mid-1903. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - [cole, Robert] - [collins, Arthur and Harlan, Byron G.]
    • Date: 1903
  • Audio Recording

    Panama

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | take 3 Recorded on April 25, 1928 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - [tyers, William H.] - Johnnie Miller's New Orleans Frolickers
    • Date: 1928
  • Audio Recording

    Sally in our alley

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 7 in. | "Tenor Solo" (Content). Mx: 175 -2 Recorded in 1901 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Gaskin, George J.
    • Date: 1901
  • Audio Recording

    Nobody's lookin' but de owl and de moon

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Contralto and Baritone Duet - Orchestra Accompaniment. Sung by Miss Caroline Morgan and Mr. Frank Stanley" (Content). Mx: 1832 -3 Recorded in mid-1904. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - [cole, Robert] - Morgan, [corrinne] and Stanley, Frank
    • Date: 1904
  • Audio Recording

    Big Indian chief

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Baritone Solo" (Content). Mx: 1854-1 Recorded in mid-1904. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - [cole, Robert] - Myers, J.W.
    • Date: 1904
  • Audio Recording

    He's a cousin of mine

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 3536 -3-3. M-1225-3 Recorded c.October 1906 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Hein, [silvio] - Smith, [chris] - Williams, Bert
    • Date: 1906
  • Audio Recording

    Love's menu (Menu d'amour) : Intermezzo

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 3646 -3 Issued in early 1907. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Tyers, William H. - Mills, Thomas
    • Date: 1907
  • Audio Recording

    My Creole Sue

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Male Voices" (Content). Mx: 750 -7 Recorded late 1902 to early 1903. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - [davis, Gussie L.] - [columbia] Quartette
    • Date: 1903
  • Audio Recording

    Junk man rag

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 39007 -4 Recorded on Sep. 6, 1913. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Roberts, [c. Luckyeth] - Van Eps, Fred
    • Date: 1913
  • Audio Recording

    Rain Song

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Vocal Quintette" (Content). Mx: 46303 -2 Recorded on Dec. 24, 1915 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Cook, [will Marion] - Rogers, [alex] - The Right Quintette
    • Date: 1915
  • Audio Recording

    Exhortation

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Vocal Quintette" (Content). Mx: 46302 -1 Recorded December 24, 1915. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Cook, [will Marion] - Rogers, [alex] - The Right Quintette
    • Date: 1915
  • Audio Recording

    Yelping hound blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Introducing: Foot-Warmer" (Content). Recorded April 1, 1919. Mx: 78337 -2 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Lada, [anton] - Nunez, [al] - Louisiana Five Jazz Orchestra - Cawley, [joe]
    • Date: 1919
  • Audio Recording

    Serenade blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Fox Trot" (Content). Mx: 80386 -2 Recorded on June 12, 1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Sissle, [noble] - Blake, [eubie] - Westphal, Frank and His Rainbo Orchestra
    • Date: 1922
  • Audio Recording

    All in out and down

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | Mx: 30039 -2, vinyl test pressing Recorded c. Sep. 26, 1906 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Macpherson - Smith - Williams, Bert
    • Date: 1906
  • Audio Recording

    Castle walk

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "One Step and Trot" "Under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 36930 -2 Recorded on April 15, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Meacham, F. W. - Dabney, [ford] - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    Castle's half and half

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 36935 -1 Recorded on April 16, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Europe, [james Reese] - Dabney, [ford] - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    At the ball

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Medley One-Step" "under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 37005 -3 Recorded on July 10, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Hill, J. Leubrie - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    Memphis blues of Mister Crump

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Fox-Trot" "Under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 37010 -1 Recorded on July 24, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Handy, W.C. - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    Memphis blues of Mister Crump

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Fox-Trot" "Under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 37010 -2 Recorded on July 24, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Handy, W.C - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    Ballin' the Jack

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 12 in. | "Fox Trot" "Played under the supervision of G. Hepburn Wilson" (Content). Mx: 37014 -2 Recorded on July 31, 1914. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Smith, Chris - Prince's Band
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    I ain't had no lovin' in a long time

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 3943 -2 Recorded in early 1908. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Europe, James Reese - Roberts, Bob
    • Date: 1908
  • Audio Recording

    Run brudder possum run : A Negro warning

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 4172 -1 Recorded in late 1909. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Johnson, J. Rosamond (john Rosamond) - [cole, Robert] - Collins, [arthur] and Harlan, [byron G.]
    • Date: 1909
  • Audio Recording

    Come after breakfast (Bring your lunch and leave 'fore supper time)

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 4289 -3 Recorded in early 1910. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Brymn, J. Tim - Smith, [chris] - Burris - Collins, Arthur
    • Date: 1910
  • Audio Recording

    Mississippi stoker

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, mono. ; 10 in. | "Orchestra Accompaniment" (Content). Mx: 3557-3-21 Recorded c. November 1906 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Columbia - Williams, Bert
    • Date: 1907
  • Audio Recording

    Hail Columbia ; Star spangled banner

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, mono; 10 in. | Matrix: 3069-C-4-13 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - [key, Francis Scott] - [unidentified Band]
    • Date: 1914