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Columbia Graphophone

Columbia Graphophone

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Object Name
Phonorecords?, Group of
Dictating Machine
dictating machine
graphophone and cylinders
date made
circa 1900-1910
circa early 1900s
Densmore, Frances
Columbia Phonograph Company
Columbia Graphophone Company
Physical Description
wax (cylinders material)
metal (machine material)
leather (belt material)
machine: 6 3/4 in x 12 1/2 in x 9 in; 17.145 cm x 31.75 cm x 22.86 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Gift of Frances Densmore
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Work and Industry: Mechanisms
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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