In 1908 Edison increased the playing time of the cylinders. From 1888-1902 the speed of the records varied so the record could fit the song, anywhere from 90-144rpm. After 1902 the speed was standardized at 160rpm. In 1908 Edison cylinders...
Agriculture--Mississippi--History; Hinds County (Miss.); Wells, H. Frank--Family
H. Frank Wells family farm; multiple views. Farm of 300 acres located about ten miles southwest of Raymond, MS. Agricultural Director at Hinds Junior College Jack Treloar, assisted with selection of farm family.
Pike Co. (Miss.); Van Norman, Kenneth--Family; farm life--Mississippi
Kenneth Van Norman family farm; multiple views. Farm of 215 acres located in the Pisgah Community about five miles west of Summit, MS. Pike Co. Agricultural agent George Mullendore and staff assisted with selection of farm family.