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Gramophone Record, by Columbia Records, London, 1920s

Inventory Number: 16050
Object Type:
Place Created: London England United Kingdom Europe
Accession Number: 2004-9/507
Brief Description: 78 rpm sample record by Columbia Records, in paper sleeve marked James Stanton & Sons, Dudley (a music shop). One side tells the story of the birth of radio and the 'romance' of Marconiphone, with selection of classical music peices on the other side.
Primary Inscriptions: "... COLUMBIA GRAPHOPHONE CO-, LTD-, LONDON, E.C.1" printed on one side. 'James Stanton & Sons' with address and advertising text printed on sleeve.
Provenance: Presented by the Marconi Corporation in 2004.
Collection Group: Marconi Collection
Material(s): Plastic
Paper
Dimensions:
Height Width Depth Diameter Unit
250 mm

Narratives

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