Natchez field recordings on wax cylinders (c. 1910)

Collection Descriptive Notes
Various native singers and instrumentalists perform songs and other musical pieces. (No further infomation is available regarding: 1) the names of the researchers, 2) the date(s) and locale(s) of the recordings or 3) the provenance of the cylinders themselves.)
Collection Technical Notes
Recordings are the 20 original wax cylinders, mostly of the Columbia brand ("PAT'D.JULY 29, '02"). In 2006 the cylinders were cleaned and their contents transferred to a CD at the Diane and Arthur P. Belfer Audio Laboratory of the Syracuse University Library. WAVE files are now converted to MP3s.
This collection has no playable audio.