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  • Audio Recording

    Rose of Washington Square

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:17 | Instrumental (Category). Instrumental trio (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Victor Arden - James F. Hanley - Henry Gebel - All Star Trio
    • Date: 1920-02-24
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    Medley of Irish reels

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:06 | Instrumental (Category). Irish pipes solo (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not ...

    • Contributor: Victor
    • Date: 1919-11-14
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    St. Louis blues

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:15 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Description). Also see B-25073. Victor ledgers: "NOTE: 'Incidental vocal chorus by Al Bernard' to be printed on labels." Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - W. C. Handy - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
    • Date: 1921-05-25
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    Royal garden blues

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal solo (Description). Victor ledgers: "NOTE: 'Incidental vocal chorus by Al Bernard' to be printed on labels." Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Al Bernard - Clarence Williams - Spencer Williams - Original Dixieland Jazz Band
    • Date: 1921-05-25
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    The Argentines, the Portuguese, and the Greeks

    Ethnic Characterizations, Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:44 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal duet, with ukuleles (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Duncan Sisters - Carey Morgan
    • Date: 1923-03-19
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    Roses of Picardy

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:28 | Instrumental (Category). Jazz/dance band (Description). For takes 4-6, see BVE-28262. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Edward T. King - Haydn Wood - The Troubadours
    • Date: 1923-07-09
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    Cotton Belt blues

    Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with piano (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Clarence Johnson - Spencer Williams
    • Date: 1923-07-19
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    Oh Susanna

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:02 | Instrumental with vocal refrain (Category). Jazz/dance band, with male vocal chorus (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Billy Murray - Albert Campbell - John H. Meyer - Edward T. King - Charles Blamphin - James A. Bland - Stephen Collins Foster - Hugo Frey - Great White Way Orchestra
    • Date: 1923-06-22
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    Carry me back to old Virginny

    Popular Music, Classical Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:24 | Instrumental (Category). Violin solo, with orchestra (Description). Instrumentation applicable to takes 4-7; instruments not specified for remaining takes. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Nathaniel Shilkret - Rosario Bourdon - James A. Bland
    • Date: 1923-10-16
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    Sweet Henry

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:52 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with piano (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Noble Sissle - Eubie Blake - Harry Akst
    • Date: 1924-01-08
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    Old fashioned love

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:36 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with piano (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Noble Sissle - Eubie Blake - James P. Johnson
    • Date: 1924-01-08
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    California, here I come

    Musical Theater. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:56 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with jazz/dance band (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - George Price - Joseph Meyer - Al Jolson - The Manhattan Merrymakers
    • Date: 1924-01-28
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    The maid on the green

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:57 | Instrumental (Category). Irish pipes solo (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required in ...

    • Contributor: Victor
    • Date: 1919-11-14
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    Wreck of the old 97

    Traditional/Country. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:07 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with harmonica and guitar (Description). Unknown performer does train whistle effects. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Vernon Dalhart
    • Date: 1924-08-13
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    Way out west in Kansas

    Humorous Songs. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:59 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal duet, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ed Smalle - Billy Murray - Nathaniel Shilkret - Carson Robison - International Novelty Orchestra
    • Date: 1924-08-25
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    Beale Street blues

    Ragtime, Jazz, And More, Blues. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:54 | Instrumental (Category). Jazz/dance band (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - W. C. Handy - George Olsen - George Olsen and His Music
    • Date: 1924-07-25
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    Habanera

    Opera. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 03:03 | Vocal (Category). Soprano vocal solo, with piano (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Zélie De Lussan - Georges Bizet
    • Date: 1903-05-17
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    The man who fanned Casey

    Comedies, Monologues, Dialogues, And Recitations. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:08 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Sparkus
    • Date: 1909-05-07
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    Trollhätten

    Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 10" disc recording. | Duration: 02:50 | Vocal (Category). Male vocal solo, with piano (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joel Mossberg - Adolf Fredrik Lindblad
    • Date: 1906-07-11
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    Gute nacht un die tnoyim

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:58 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Joseph Rumshinsky
    • Date: 1910-06-13
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    Havdole gut Schabes

    Musical Theater, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:14 | Vocal (Category). Female vocal solo, with orchestra (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the ...

    • Contributor: Victor
    • Date: 1910-06-13
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    New World symphony : Largo

    Classical Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:08 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra (Description). Named instrumentalists noted in Victor ledgers as additional Victor Orchestra personnel. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Antonín Dvořák - Charles J. Roberts - Victor Concert Orchestra
    • Date: 1912-12-18
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    Casey at the bat

    Comedies, Descriptive Specialties. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 04:36 | Spoken (Category). Recitation (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording is required in order ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Ernest Lawrence Thayer
    • Date: 1909-06-16
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    El Mole Rachmin

    Religious, Ethnic Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:28 | Vocal (Category). Tenor vocal solo, with organ (Description). This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The authorization of rights holders of the recording ...

    • Contributor: Victor - Josef Rosenblatt
    • Date: 1913-07-29
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    Too much mustard

    Popular Music. sound recording | 1 12" disc recording. | Duration: 03:48 | Instrumental (Category). Orchestra (Description). Digitized at the Library of Congress Packard Campus for Audio Visual Conservation. This recording is protected by state copyright laws in the United States. The Library of Congress has obtained a license from rights holders to offer it as streamed audio only. Downloading is not permitted. The ...

    • Contributor: Victor - James Reese Europe - Cecil Macklin - Europe's Society Orchestra
    • Date: 1913-12-29