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From tinfoil to stereo : the acoustic years of the recording industry, 1877-1929

Author: Walter L Welch; Leah Brodbeck Stenzel Burt; Oliver Read
Publisher: Gainesville : University Press of Florida, ©1994.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A reference book for record and phonograph collectors. This book investigates the individuals, the companies and the legal machinations that led to major developments in the talking-machine industry,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Walter L Welch; Leah Brodbeck Stenzel Burt; Oliver Read
ISBN: 0813013178 9780813013176
OCLC Number: 29952159
Notes: Revised edition of: From tin foil to stereo / Oliver Read and Walter Welch. 1976.
Description: xii, 212 pages, 30 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
Contents: Before the phonograph --
The Edison tinfoil phonograph --
The North American Phonograph Company and the Bell-Tainter graphophone --
The local phonograph companies --
The Edison talking-doll phonograph --
The new graphophone --
The Bettini story --
The concert cylinders --
The celluloid cylinder and molding patents --
The coin-slot phonograph industry --
Advent of the discs --
The international situation --
Discs versus cylinders --
Internal-horn talking machines and the phonograph --
The Edison diamond disc phonograph. Tone-test reverberations and the vertical-cut bandwagon --
Motion pictures and sound recordings.
Responsibility: Walter L. Welch and Leah Brodbeck Stenzel Burt.

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