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Title Record: "Old Black Joe." (Composed by Stephen Foster.])Criterion Quartet. Edison Records. No. 80358.
Object Name Record, Phonograph
Catalog Number 2008.039.0011
Collection Stephen Foster-ana
Credit Gift of John Heliker.
Description Record: "Old Black Joe." (Composed by Stephen Foster.) Foster-van der Stucken. Male voices unaccompanied; Criterion Quartet. Edison Records, Orange, N.J. No. 80358. 9-1/4" Diamond Disk [80 rpm]. Released 1917. Images of pressed label enhanced for legibility.

Side 1: Old Black Joe. No. 5028 (Apparently the arrangement was by a Frank V. Van der Stucken, see notes.)
Side 2: De Sandman; The Drum. No. 4476.

Per donor: "March 1917?"

Date 1917
Year Range from 1917.0
Year Range to 1917.0
People Foster, Stephen
Van der Stucken, Frank V.
Search Terms Stephen Foster
Caption side 1: Old Black Joe
Imagefile 066\20080390011.JPG
Notes Citation from website of Cylinder Preservation and Digitization Project, Special Collections, Donald C. Davidson Library, University of California, Santa Barbara:

Old Black Joe
[Old Black Joe]

Criterion Quartet.

Issue Number/Label:
3092: Edison Blue Amberol

Issue Number/Label:
5028: Edison Record

Year of Release:

Stream cylinder 5407:
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Dubbed from Edison Diamond Disc matrix 5028.

Edison Blue Amberol: 3092.

Year of release from "Edison Blue Amberol Recordings" by R. Dethlefson, v.2 (1981).

Male voices, unaccompanied.

Personal Name:
Foster, Stephen Collins, 1826-1864.

Personal Name:
Van der Stucken, Frank V., 1858-1929.

Group Name:
Criterion Quartet.

Popular music--1911-1920.

Vocal quartets, Unaccompanied.

Original Item Location:
Special Coll., Performing Arts - Cylinder 5407 (Take 3)

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Classification Music