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Scientists recover oldest American recording from 1878

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by Baron Scicluna, Oct 29, 2012.

  1. Baron Scicluna

    Baron Scicluna Well-Known Member

    Sounds that were captured on an Edison phonograph in 1878. A cornet blowing, some laughter, then a recitiation of "Mary Had a Little Lamb" and "Old Mother Hubbard".


    Really cool to listen to a voice from 135 years ago. Makes you wonder what people will be able to do in 2147.
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