From Border To Border; Oh, How Proud Our Quiet Don

From Border To Border; Oh, How Proud Our Quiet Don

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Paul Robeson. side 1: From Border To Border; side 2: Oh, How Proud Our Quiet Don (Columbia 17356-D), from the album, Songs of Free Men (Columbia M-534).
78 rpm. Both tracks were recorded in 1942. This album was released in 1943.

The cover art for this album was made by Alex Steinweiss. Alexander “Alex” Steinweiss (1917-2011) was an American artist and graphic designer. He was the first art director of Columbia Records, expanding the use of album covers and cover art. Steinweiss created album cover art from 1938 to 1973.

Location
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
recording date
1942
release date
1943
recording artist
Robeson, Paul
manufacturer
Columbia
place made
United States
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
shellac (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 10 in; 25.4 cm
ID Number
1988.0824.26
accession number
1988.0824
maker number
M-534
catalog number
1988.0824.26
maker number
17356-D
Credit Line
Gift of Lillian S. Kaplan
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