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Three Victor records that will teach you to speak French correctly in cases of emergency [cover title], 1917

1 box

Collection Overview

Collection Description & Creator Information

Scope and Contents

Bifolium, 8vo; color and black and white illustrations, some photographic; previous fold, tear affecting illustration and some text without loss of meaining, edges worn and a bit soiled, distributor's rubber stamp on back cover. Advertisement for French-language records aimed at American soldiers in France: "The records are furnished in sets of three in a special waterproof container, which, in addition to the records, contains two booklets in which all the phrases used on the records are printed". Page specimen from one of these booklets is reproduced here. Prospectus as the Missouri History Museum only, according to OCLC.


Arrangement follows the order of the original Excel inventory.


Victor Talking Machine Company.

Collection History

Processing Information

Finding aid created via automated processes by Regine Heberlein, 2017.

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Conditions Governing Access

Open for research.

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Three Victor records that will teach you to speak French correctly in cases of emergency [cover title]; Collection of Ephemera Relating to the Marketing of Books, RBD2, Rare Book Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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