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Listen Online: National Park Service Releases Historic Audio Recordings Made by Thomas Edison’s Recording Engineer

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From the Thomas Edison Historical Park/National Park Service News Release: …National Park Service announces the first-time release of 12 historic sound recordings made by Thomas Edison’s recording engineer Theo Wangemann on wax cylinders during 1889-1890 in Germany, Austria, Prussia, and France. The recordings include the voices of eminent German historical figures Otto von Bismarck and […]

Newspaper Digitization: Columbia University Libraries to Create Spectator Archive

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From CUL: The Columbia University Libraries is pleased to announce a joint project with the Columbia Spectator Board and Staff to digitize, preserve, and make available online the entire run of the Columbia Spectator from 1877 to the present, creating what will be known as the Spectator Archive. This multiyear project will be conducted in […]