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Title
[Brown wax home recording of Lincoln's Gettysburg address, recited by Herbert D. West]
Contributor
Lincoln, Abraham, 1809-1865
West, Herbert D
Date Created and/or Issued
1890-1928
Contributing Institution
UC Santa Barbara, Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Collection
Cylinder Audio Archive
Rights Information
copyright unknown
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Description
Announcement at beginning: "--speech [...] at Gettysburg by Herbert D. West of Rockville, Connecticut; Lincoln's speech [with those?] at Gettysburg by Herbert D. West of Rockville, Connecticut."
Brown wax cylinder.
Place of recording likely the United States.
Herbert D. West.
Male recitation. The speaker was a carpenter in Rockville City, Connecticut, born in 1862.
Also available online via the Internet.
Sung in English.
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (Set Number: 191-01, Originally acquired: John Levin, Union Phonograph Show 2012).
Type
sound
Format
Audio
Audio cylinder
Electronic resource
Extent
1 cylinder (ca. 2 min.) : 121.4 rpm ; 2 1/4 x 4 in.
Identifier
(OCoLC)881048573
Language
English
Subject
Speeches, addresses, etc., American
United States--History--Civil War, 1861-1865
Personal recordings
Time Period
Civil War, 1861-1865
Place
United States

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