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"An old sweetheart of mine" read by James Whitcomb Riley

Description: James Whitcomb Riley reads his poem "An old sweetheart of mine" in this unpublished 1912 recording pressed by the Victor Talking Machine Company.
Each disc was played on a Technics SP-15 turntable with an SME tone arm and a Stanton Model 500 cartridge; stylus was an Expert Diamond Stylus 2.8 mil truncated elliptical; phono preamp was a Souvenir EQS MK12. The analog-to-digital converter was a Mytek Stereo96 ADC; soundcard used was a Lynx AES 16; audio recording/editing software was Wavelab 6. All preservation files were recorded at 24-bit 96 Khs. Production master files were signal processed with Waves restoration plug-ins and dithered to 16-bit 44.1 Khs. Preservation engineer: Paul Mahern.
Origin: 5 June 1912
Created by: Riley, James Whitcomb, 1849-1916.
Contributor(s): Victor Talking Machine Company
Source: http://digitalindy.org/cdm/ref/collection/riley/id/14
Collection: James Whitcomb Riley
Copyright: Digital copyright 2007, Indianapolis Marion County Public Library. All rights reserved.
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