Records, Various Singles and LPs; Various; 1929-1974; WY.0000.1478


Records, Various Singles and LPs

About this object

This is a collection of 25 single play records, 23 LPs and 5 promotional records.

9 in gold sleeves - Adventures in Music - L.P.
2 in red sleeves - Adventures in Music - L.P.
1 in gold sleeve - Adventures in Music - L.P.
1 Harmonica in True Sound - L.P. (sleeve only, no record inside it)
3 in white sleeve - Singing games and dances - L.P.
1 Yellow sleeve with clown - Nursery rhymes and stories.- L.P.
1 black sleeve - Chubby Checker and Dee Dee Sharp - L.P.
1 with hula girl on front - Songs of the South Seas - L.P.
1 with sailor on front - Music by the Marines - L.P.
1 Zonophone Record - When It's Night Time in Nevada - L.P.
1 Regal Record with no sleeve - By the River Sainte Maree - L.P.
1 Viking record with lady on sleeve - My Fair Lady - L.P.
The following are all singles with recording studio and artists
4 Childrens - Nursery Rhymes (2), Tina the Ballerina, Pinocchio
1 Warner Bros - Peter, Paul and Mary
3 Phillips -Bobby Hebb; The Allison; Frankie Vaughan
3 Columbia - Herma's Hermits; Slim Dusty; Russ Conway
2 Coronet - Guy Mitchell; Marty Robins
1 Prestige - Johnny Devlin
1 RCA - Louis Armstrong
7 London - Fats Domino (2); Art and Dotty Todd; Pat Boone (3); Slim Whitman
2 Decca - The Goons; David Whitfield
1 His Master's Voice - Bernard Bresslaw
1 Festival - Bill Hayley and His Comets
The promotional records are
2 Mobil Record Company from your Mobil Dealer - Ian Morton; Paul Gilmore
1 Southland is; a province of plenty
1 Mono - British Commonwealth Games 1974, Highlights
1 du Maurier Cigarettes - 'Carols by Candlelight'

These vinyl records were played on a record player and the turntable rotated at different speeds, e.g. an L.P turned at 33 1|3 and a single record moved at 45 revolutions per minute.

Place Made


Place Notes

These records are made in numerous countries around the world from New Zealand to the Netherlands.



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Recording Artist

Date Made


Object Type

sound recordings

Subject and Association Keywords


Subject and Association Keywords

Communication (including Diaries and Letters)

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Medium and Materials

inorganic, processed material, synthetic, vinyl
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper, card
organic, processed material, vegetal, paper

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Copyright status unknown - orphaned work

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