[Silvertone Recording Wire]

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Creation: 1950

Wire recordings are analog magnetic recordings made on steel or stainless steel wire. Although developed before 1900, they only enjoyed a relatively short period of wide popularity, utilized primarily between 1946 and 1954, until magnetic tape became the preferred format.

Title

[Silvertone Recording Wire]

Date

Creation: 1950

Description

Wire recordings are analog magnetic recordings made on steel or stainless steel wire. Although developed before 1900, they only enjoyed a relatively short period of wide popularity, utilized primarily between 1946 and 1954, until magnetic tape became the preferred format.

Rights

Copyright; licensed to Vanderbilt University

Format

Wire recordings

Source

Music Library

Files

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Citation

“[Silvertone Recording Wire],” Gallery, accessed September 22, 2019, https://gallery.library.vanderbilt.edu/items/show/891.