The Empty Christmas Stocking; Tears on My Old Guitar


Rex Allen and his Arizona Wranglers. side 1: The Empty Christmas Stocking; side 2: Tears on My Old Guitar (Mercury 6136).
78 rpm. Side 1 was recorded in 1947.. Side 2 was recorded in 1948.

Recording Date: 19471948

Recording Artist: Rex Allen and his Arizona WranglersManufacturer: Mercury

Location: Currently not on view

Place Made: United States: Illinois, Chicago

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Related Publication: Abrams, Steven. 78 rpm Discographical Project

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 1996.0320.10455Collector/Donor Number: 8809Maker Number: 6136Accession Number: 1996.0320Catalog Number: 1996.0320.10455

Object Name: sound recording

Physical Description: shellac (overall material)Measurements: overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm


Record Id: nmah_1280016

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