Recorded by
Leachman, Silas Field, American, 1859 - 1936
Manufactured by
Victor Talking Machine Company, 1901 - 1929
Owned by
McDonald, Vernon Sugg, American, 1906 - 1982
Sugg, Mary Elizabeth, American, 1839 - 1915
Date
1903
Medium
shellac
Dimensions
Diameter: 7 × 1/8 in. (17.8 × 0.3 cm)
Description
A shellac 78-rpm record manufactured by the Victor Talking Machine Company. The label in the center, in gold, has an image of a dog near a phonograph with the caption that reads: [His Master’s Voice]. The gold reads: [Victor Record / Tobie, I Kind o’ Likes You / Silas Leachman / 1858 / Victor Talking Machine Co / Camden NJ / Patented]. Above the label [1858] is imprinted into the vinyl. The label has some wear.
Place collected
Sugg McDonald House, Sonora, Tuolumne County, California, United States, North and Central America
Classification
Media Arts-Audio Recordings
Type
78 rpm records
Topic
Popular music
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Bob and Sherri Brennan in memory of Vernon Sugg McDonald
Object number
2014.316.4.9
Restrictions & Rights
No Known Copyright Restrictions
GUID
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd59fdb8f8e-95c0-42a6-8483-f413a872fed5

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