Edison reading Mary Had a Little Lamb (1927)

Recording made by Thomas A. Edison on August 12, 1927, at the Golden Jubilee of the Phonograph ceremony. In this recording Edison demonstrates how in 1877 he made the first record on his tinfoil phonograph. The original 1877 recording was not saved and no longer exists.

Housed at: Internet Archive
Underlying Work: PD 70 years | Digital Copy: No Additional Rights
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