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  • 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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    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
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    Yelping hound blues

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | "Fox Trot" (Content). Recorded on Sep. 12, 1919. Mx: 6929-1-1C Sound Recording (Form).

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

    I'm just wild about Harry

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | Mx: 8455 -A -7 -1 Recorded on May 17, 1922. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Blake, Eubie - Sissle, Noble - Lopez, Vincent
    • Date: 1922
  • Audio Recording

    In the baggage coach ahead

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 78 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | "Singing, Violin and Guitar" (Content). Mx: 10315 -C -3 -2 Recorded on April 13, 1925. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Davis, Gussie L. - Dalhart, Vernon and Co.
    • Date: 1925
  • Audio Recording

    My Creole Sue

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | "Tenor and Mixed Voices" (Content). Mx: 11512-C-1-3 Recorded on Feb. 10, 1927 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Davis, Gussie L. - Scanlon, Walter and Chorus
    • Date: 1927
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    Ballin' the Jack

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: analog, 80 rpm, vertical cut, mono. ; 10 in. | "Fox trot with vocal chorus" (Content). Mx: 19255-A-1 Edison: 52616-R Recorded shortly before July 2, 1929 Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Smith, Chris - The Campus Cut-Ups
    • Date: 1929
  • Audio Recording

    Swing Along!

    sound recording | 1 sound disc: 78 rpm, mono, 10 in. | Mx: 4420 -C Recorded in Jan., 1916. Sound Recording (Form).

    • Contributor: Edison - Cook, Will Marion - The Orpheus Male Chorus
    • Date: 1916
  • Audio Recording

    The aba daba honeymoon

    Copyright: Leo Feist Inc., 1914; renewed by Arthur Fields and Walter Donovan, July 10, 1942. Coupling date: 10/26/1914. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. On label: baritone and tenor, orchestra accompaniment. With (reverse side): My croony melody / Billy Murray and chorus.

    • Contributor: Fields, Arthur - Donovan, Walter - Collins, Arthur - Harlan, Byron G. - Edison
    • Date: 1914
  • Audio Recording

    At the ball that's all

    Copyright: Remick Music Corp., 1913/Jerry Vogel Music Co., Inc. Coupling date: 6/22/1915. Cutout date: 11/21/1927. Chorus finale from Hill's musical 'My Friend from Kentucky' (1913), interpolated into the author's 'Darktown Follies' (1914) and into the 'Ziegfeld Follies of 1913.' With (reverse side): At the Yiddish wedding jubilee / Maurice Burkhart.

    • Contributor: Hill, J. Leubrie (john Leubrie) - Mayo, Harry - Tally, Harry - Edison - Hill, J. Leubrie
    • Date: 1915