Maynard and Jane Brichford Early Sound Recording Collection


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

Title: Maynard and Jane Brichford Early Sound Recording CollectionAdd to your cart.

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 Brichford was born August 6, 1926 in Madison, Ohio. He received a B.A. degree from Hiram College and an M.S. (American History) degree from the University of Wisconsin in 1951. During WWII, Brichford served in the U.S. Navy. From 1953-1956, Brichford worked as an assistant archivist for the State Historical Society of Wisconsin. From 1956-1959, he was a methods and procedures analyst at the Illinios State Archives. In 1959, Brichford returned to Wisconsin to serve as the records management supervisor for the Wisconsin Department of Administration. From 1963 until his retirement in 1995, Brichford served as the head archivist for the University of Illinois. He was elected to the Society for American Archivists Council for a term from 1965-1969, was elected as 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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[Item 1: Edison Model C-150 "Sheridan" Disc Player, ca. 1915],

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Item 1: Louisiana FiveAdd to your cart.
B-Map-e-One-Step/Foot Warmer, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50569 R/L
Composer: Louisiana Five
Item 2: Ghiha, Lou 'Frisco'Add to your cart.
Sextet-Lucia/Silver Threads Among the Gold, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50342
Composer: Lou 'Frisco' Ghiha
Item 3: Paulo Gruppe/Kathleen Parlow/Robert GaylerAdd to your cart.
Rondo/Melodie, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80362
Composer: Unidentified
Item 4: The Homestead Trio/Vernon DalhartAdd to your cart.
Indiana/Can't Yo' Heah Me Callin' Caroline, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80334
Composer: Unidentified
Item 5: Jaudas' Society OrchestraAdd to your cart.
Allah's Holiday/Hawaiian Butterfly Medley, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50424
Composer: Unidentified
Item 6: Lenihan, Burton and Gladys Rice/Ballard, George Wilton, Frederick WheelerAdd to your cart.
Auf Wiedersehn/Waltz of the Season - The Blue Paradise, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80280
Composer: Unidentified
Item 7: M.J. O'Connell/Arthur FieldsAdd to your cart.
How Could Washington Be a Married Man/Honolulu, America Loves You, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50414
Composer: Unidentified
Item 8: Elizabeth Spencer/Gladys RiceAdd to your cart.
Poor Butterfly/Flora Bells, 10 in. Disc, Edison 50386
Composer: Unidentified
Item 9: Marie TiffanyAdd to your cart.
Come Unto Him/There's a Beautiful Lord on High, 10 in. Disc, Edison 82139
Composer: Unidentified
Item 10: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
The Lover and the Bird/Opera of Maritana, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80114
Composer: Unidentified
Item 11: Unidentified /Thomas ChalmersAdd to your cart.
Beautiful Isle of Somewhere/Kathleen ma vour need, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80064
Composer: Unidentified
Item 12: Unidentified /Albert Spalding and Andre BenoistAdd to your cart.
Cavatina op. 85, No. 3/Humoresque, 10 in. Disc, Edison 82047
Composer: Unidentified
Item 13: Unidentified PerformerAdd to your cart.
My Wild Irish Rose/Mother Machnee, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80247
Composer: Walter Van Brunt
Item 14: Walter Van Brunt/Elizabeth SpencerAdd to your cart.
When You and I Were Young, Maggie/Rock Meto Sleep Mother, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80320
Composer: Unidentified
Item 15: Rudy Weidoeft/Waikiki Hawaiian OrchestraAdd to your cart.
Valse Llewellyn/My Waikiki Mermaid, 10 in. Disc, Edison 80398
Composer: Unidentified

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