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Catalog Number 1966-043-0049
Object Name Cylinder, Audio
Description Wax cylinder shard. Shiny luster. Beveled edge on unbroken side. Multiple grooved lines on sides. Break at both top and bottom. Four raised ridges on interior.
No cardboard case
Dimensions H-2.7 inches
Provenance Original owner was Mr & Mrs David Jones, Mr Jones was sheriff from 1906-1910. The player and the quantity of records were purchased in Saint Louis1910.Mr Jones brought these things home on a street car, and the family stayed up until 3 am playing records. Mr Jones original collection of cylindrical records numbered 200 The player was sold around 1900 and the balance of 66 records and cabinet were donated to the museum. Mrs. Arno Meyer is the daughter of Mr & Mrs. David Jones
Material Wax