sound recording

sound recording

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Currently not on view
Object Name
sound recording
date made
Feb. 24, 1890
Place Made
United States: District of Columbia, Washington
Physical Description
plaster (overall material)
overall: 3/8 in x 6 1/4 in; x.9525 cm x 15.875 cm
plaster disk: 3/8 in x 6 in; x.9525 cm x 15.24 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
Gift of Alexander Graham Bell
See more items in
Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object