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Rare Recordings In South Coast Collection Added To Library Of Congress Registry

Posted on Monday, March 30, 2015 12:27am


The Library Of Congress has added an audio collection on the South Coast to its repository which includes what’s believed to be the oldest still existing bit of recorded human conversation in the world.

The collection includes recordings dating back to the late 1800’s.

KCLU’s  Lance Orozco has the story.

Click On link to listen to/download story: Vernacular Wax Recordings

Link to UCSB Library’s Vernacular Wax Cylinder Recordings:

http://cylinders.library.ucsb.edu/homewax.php


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