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Gramophone Record - Humoreske, The Gramaphone Co Ltd, circa 1900 Reg. No: SH 923133
- Gramophone recording of Humoreske by Dvorak made by The Gramophone Co.Ltd., circa 1900. Used for entertaining patients at the mental health hospital Mayday Hills, Beechworth, Victoria Australia. Part of a large collection of gramo- phone records used with a portable 'His Master's Voice' record player at Mayday Hills, Beechworth.
- Gramophone record (disc) in paper sleeve. The record, a 78 r.p.m., is of 'Humoreske', op.101, No.7 by Dvorak, and 'Caprice Viennois' by Kreisler.
- Acquisition Information:
- Donation from Mayday Hills Mental Hospital, 1992
|Dimensions:||31.50 cm (Height), 31.50 cm (Length)|
|Tagged with:||entertainment, hospitals, mental health, mental health institutions|
|Themes this item is part of:||Psychiatric Services Collection, Information & Communication Collection, Medicine in Society Collection, Public Life & Institutions Collection|
|Primary Classification:||MEDICINE & HEALTH|
|Secondary Classification:||Mental Health - Institutional Life|
|Inscriptions:||Inscribed sleeve: Hear your records at their best on the new His Master's Voice Instruments. Reverse: His Master's Voice Instruments for perfect reproduction of every note.|
|Format:||Gramophone Disc; 78 RPM x 12-inch|
|Producer:||Gramophone Co. Limited, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia, circa 1900|
|Place & Date Used:||Mayday Hills Mental Hospital, Beechworth, Victoria, Australia, circa 1900|