Brown wax home recording (Audio Recording)


Attribute NameValues
Place of Publication
  • [S.l.]
  • S.n.
Issued Date
  • [1921]
  • English
  • Personal recordings
  • Home recording.
  • Alex McCoy.
  • Todd collection.
  • Brown wax cylinder.
  • Solo monologue by Alex McCoy, discussing the events of Thanksgiving Day. The same speaker can be heard at Topics include the weather, football, food, and family. A female voice, most likely Alex's wife Edith, also enters at several points.
Physical Description
  • 1 cylinder (ca. 2 min.) : 150 rpm ; 2 1/4 x 4 in
  • Audio non-musical
  • Cylinder Audio Archive
Library Location
  • Department of Special Research Collections
  • ark:/48907/f3sb44h8
Local Identifier
  • Cylinder 5256
Other Versions
Copyright Status
Copyright Holder
  • University of California (System). Regents
  • Attribution-NonCommercial 2.5 Generic
  • MP3 files of the restored cylinders available for download are copyrighted by the Regents of the University of California. They are licensed for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial License. Acknowledgments for reuse of the transfers should read "University of California, Santa Barbara Library." The original wav files (either unedited or restored) can be provided upon request for commercial or non-commercial use such as CD reissues, film/tv synchronization, use on websites or in exhibits. The University of California makes no claims or warranties as to the copyright status of the original recordings and charges a use fee for the use of the transfers. Please contact the University of California, Santa Barbara Library Department of Special Research Collections for information on licensing cylinder transfers.