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Frank F. Davis Collection, 1900-1930 | Music Library

By Adam La Spata

Collection Overview

Title: Frank F. Davis Collection, 1900-1930Add to your cart.
ID: 06/093
Primary Creator: Davis, Frank F.
Extent: 8.0 Boxes
Date Acquired: 10/00/2013
Subjects: Cylinder recordings
Languages: English

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Scope and Contents of the Materials

The collection consists of eight boxes of cylinder audio recordings.

Biographical Note

Frank F. Davis was a Houston resident,  an avid collector of early recording formats and players, and a donor to the Heritage Society of Houston.

Subject/Index Terms

Administrative Information

Repository: Music Library
Access Restrictions: Access to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
Use Restrictions: Reproduction and publication of materials in this collection are subject to the policies of the UNT Music Library. Copyright restrictions may apply.
Physical Access Note: Collection is housed in remote storage. Advance notice for use is required. Please contact the Music Library for further information.
Technical Access Note: Requires special playback equipment.
Acquisition Source: The Heritage Society of Sam Houston Park
Acquisition Method: Gift.

Box and Folder Listing

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Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1576: Rap, Rap, Rap, Rap on Your Minstrel Bones. Meeker.Add to your cart.
Item 3680: Jim, Jim, I Always Knew That You'd Win. A.Fields.Add to your cart.
Item 994: Song. I'm Old But I'm Awfully Tough. Stewart.Add to your cart.
Item 8122: N/A - no identifiable markers.Add to your cart.
8122 is not found in the UCSB Cylinder Audio Archive.
Item 2104: Stars and Stripes Forever. Sousa's Band.Add to your cart.
Item 32462: Leander and Lulu. Descriptive Talking.Add to your cart.
Item 3108: Return of the Arkansas Traveler. Spencer & Jones.Add to your cart.
Item 3025: In Honeysuckle Time. Collins & Harlan.Add to your cart.
Item 3639: Oh! How I Hate to Get Up in the Morning. A.Fields.Add to your cart.
Item 1521: By the Light of the Silvery Moon. Ada Jones & Quar.Add to your cart.
Item 3618: The Battle in the Air. Premier Quartet & Co.Add to your cart.
Item 9255: Duet. In the Golden Autumn Time My Sweet Elane.Add to your cart.
Item ?: N/A - Columbia cylinder; no other identifiable markersAdd to your cart.
Item 2326: Fourth of July at Pumpkin Center. Cal Stewart.Add to your cart.
Item 7027: Land Where the Women Where the Women Wear the Trousers.Add to your cart.
Item 957: Darkies Dawn. Banjo.Add to your cart.
not digitized in UCSB Cylinder Archive
Item 3498: K-K-K-Katy. B.Murray & Cho.Add to your cart.
Item 9984: Comic Song. I'm a Yiddish Cowboy.Add to your cart.
Item 9055: Duet. Take a Car.Add to your cart.
Item 2931: Where Did Robinson Crusoe Go with Friday. B.Murray & Cho.Add to your cart.
Item 821: Band. "Star Spangled Banner and America."Add to your cart.
Item 33149: "Polka Caprice" (Piccolo Solo).Add to your cart.
Item 1189: The Piano Tuner. Sketch.Add to your cart.
Item 1747: The Baseball Girl. Ray Cox.Add to your cart.
Item 4169: Dinnie Donohue on Prohibition. W. Cahill.Add to your cart.
Item 3949: Chasin' the Blues. Al Bernard.Add to your cart.
Item 9659: Duet. Will You Be My Teddy Bear.Add to your cart.
Item 2652: The Star-Spangled Banner. T.Chalmers & Cho.Add to your cart.
Item 9154: Tenor. The Girl from the U.S.A.Add to your cart.
Item 1897: Waiting for the Robert E. Lee. Collins & Harlan.Add to your cart.
Item 2938: Johnny Get a Girl. B.Murray & Cho.Add to your cart.
Item ??: N/A - Columbia cylinder #2; no other identifiable markersAdd to your cart.
Item 2043: Alexander's Ragtime Band. Murray.Add to your cart.
Item 3838: The Raggity Man. Ed.Meeker.Add to your cart.
Item 9346: Tenor. Give My Love to Dixie.Add to your cart.
Item 5178: Bye Bye Blackbird. National Male Quar.Add to your cart.
Item 1501: Semiramide Overture. Orchestra.Add to your cart.
Item 482: Gotta Quit Kickin' My Dawg Aroun'.Add to your cart.
Item 3398: On the Old Back Seat of the Henry Ford. Collins.Add to your cart.
Item 3194: Violin Solo. Pop Goes the Weasel. D'Almaine.Add to your cart.
Item 9142: Tenor. Fol-the-Rol-Lol.Add to your cart.

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