The Voice of the Victor, Tomo IX, No. 1

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Creation: 1904

Enrico Caruso's image was used on his Victor record albums. Caruso’s huge popularity in the U.S. and Europe came in part from these recordings, beginning in 1904. Caruso's work with Victor showed surprising business acumen given his lack of formal education. The royalties from his records would bring in more income than his salary from the Met.

Title

The Voice of the Victor, Tomo IX, No. 1

Date

Creation: 1904
Publication: 1920-03

Description

Enrico Caruso's image was used on his Victor record albums. Caruso’s huge popularity in the U.S. and Europe came in part from these recordings, beginning in 1904. Caruso's work with Victor showed surprising business acumen given his lack of formal education. The royalties from his records would bring in more income than his salary from the Met.

Rights

Public Domain

Format

Chromolithographs
Sheet music

Source

MSS0647, Francis Robinson Collection of Music, Theatre and Dance, Box 200

Files

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Citation

“The Voice of the Victor, Tomo IX, No. 1,” Gallery, accessed October 21, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/1003.