Maynard and Jane Brichford Early Sound Recording Collection

Overview

Scope and Contents

Biographical Note

Administrative Information

Detailed Description

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Edison Model C-150 "Sheridan" Disc Player



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Collection Overview

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ID: 12/9/109

Primary Creator: Brichford, Maynard J.

Extent: 2.0 cubic feet

Arrangement: Unprocessed

Date Acquired: 07/15/2008

Formats/Genres: Sound Recordings

Scope and Contents of the Materials

Collection consists of one Edison Model C-150 'Sheridan' Disc Machine and 34 78 rpm records.

Biographical Note

Maynard Birchford was born August 6, 1926. He received a B.A. degree from Hiram College and an M.S. degree from the University of Wisconsin. During WWII, Birchford served in the U.S. Navy. From 1953-1956, Birchner worked as an assistant archivist for the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. From 1956-1959, he was a procedural analysist at the Illinios State Archives. In 1959, Birchner returned to Wisconsin to serve as the records management supervisor for the Wisconsin Department of Adminstration. From 1963 until his retirement, Birchner served as the head archivist for the University of Illinois. He was elected to the Society for American Archivists council in 1965, became a fellow in 1970, was elected Vice President in 1978, and served as president of the organization from 1979-1980. In June of 2017, he was awarded the Chancellor's Medal for his lifetime of research on Illinois History and his work with the University of Illinois Archives.

Administrative Information

Repository: The Sousa Archives and Center for American Music

Acquisition Source: Maynard and Jane Brichford

Acquisition Method: Donation


Box and Folder Listing


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Box 1Add to your cart.
Item 1: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
America, Here's My Boy/Where Do We Go From Here, 10 in. disc, Edison 50433
Composer: Ballard/Fields
Item 2: The Calvary Choir and Metropolitan QuartetAdd to your cart.
Safe in the Arms of Jesus/Scatter Seeds of Kindness, 10 in. disc, Edison 80399
Composer: Calvary/Metropolitan
Item 3: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
Pick Up Your Troubles/Naughty! Naughty! Naughty!, 10 in. disc, Edison 50419
Composer: Clark/Rice
Item 4: Conway's BandAdd to your cart.
Patrol of the Scouts/Lola, Italian Serenade, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50582
Composer: Unidentified
Item 5: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
My Bambazoo/Any Rags, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50100
Composer: Unidentified
Item 6: Harry Raderman's Jazz OrchestraAdd to your cart.
Dardanella/Make That Trombone Laugh, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50637
Composer: Unidentified
Item 7: Jaudas' Society OrchestraAdd to your cart.
Waters of Venice/Mighty Lak' a Rose, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50397
Composer: Unidentified
Item 8: Metropolitan Mixed ChorusAdd to your cart.
Songs of Other Days #3/Songs of Other Days #4, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80344
Composer: Unidentified
Item 9: Metropolitan Mixed Chorus/New York Military BandAdd to your cart.
Yankee Doodle/Fourth of July Patrol, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50275
Composer: Unidentified
Item 10: Metropolitan QuartetAdd to your cart.
Work for the Night is Coming/Throw Out the Life Line, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80409
Composer: Unidentified
Item 11: Metropolitan QuartetAdd to your cart.
Come Where the Lillies Bloom/My Old Kentucky Home, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80321
Composer: Thomas Chalmers
Item 12: New York Band/Sodero's BandAdd to your cart.
Creole Belles/Soldiers in the Park March/Hiawatha/Laughing Water, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50514
Composer: Unidentified
Item 13: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
Uncle Josh Buys an Automobile/Town Topics of Pun'kin Center, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50263
Composer: Cal Stewart
Item 14: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
War Talk at Pun'kin Center/Uncle Josh's Huskin' Bee, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50260
Composer: Cal Stewart and co.
Item 15: Trots Paka's HawaiiansAdd to your cart.
Tomi! Tomi!/Aloha De, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50273
Composer: Unidentified
Item 16: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
The Sandman/Old Lullaby, 7 in. Disc, Victor 217 A-B
Composer: Unidentified
Item 17: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
When Priscilla Tries To Reach High C/Johnny Get a Girl, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50363
Composer: Unidentified

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