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http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/20150417SG055.jpg
This is an analog recording marketed as the Edison Diamond Disc. The disc rotates at 80 rpm, reflecting non-standardized recording practices common in the early 20th century.

http://libexh.library.vanderbilt.edu/impomeka/2015-exhibit/20150417SG052.jpg
While shellac and vinyl are commonly associated with sound recordings, other types of materials were sometimes used in their manufacture. This 78 rpm is made of cardboard. Designed to be played only once, cardboard recordings could be made cheaply…
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