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[Brown wax home recording of a male caricaturing a conversation among the female members of the extended Moses family]
Date Created and/or Issued
Contributing Institution
UC Santa Barbara, Library, Department of Special Research Collections
Cylinder Audio Archive
Rights Information
copyright unknown
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Brown wax cylinder.
Inscription on box: "Edie, as cook."
Performer not given.
Male acts out a conversation between "Ma" (Martha Moses), "Edie" (Edith Chubb), and "Mert" (Martha "Myrtle" Moses) as they set the table.
Also available online via the Internet.
Sung in English.
The David Giovannoni Collection of home cylinder recordings (F. E. Moses Collection, Set Number: 179-27, Originally acquired: Don Hill Collection, c.2000 (from Bevis Faversham, 1992)).
Audio cylinder
Electronic resource
1 cylinder (ca. 2 min.) : 156.0 rpm ; 2 1/4 x 4 in.
Personal recordings

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