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Andrew Eisenberg collection of East African commercial sound recordings AD.MC.035

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Collection processed by Emma Chiu and Brad Bauer

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Descriptive Summary

Creator - col: Eisenberg, Andrew J.
Title: Andrew Eisenberg collection of East African commercial sound recordings
Dates [inclusive]: circa 1930-1975
Abstract: The Andrew Eisenberg collection of East African commercial sound recordings contains sound files and associated metadata for hundreds of commercial sound recordings produced for East African audiences, and in particular, African and Arab audiences of the Swahili Coast, between the late 1920s and the first decade of the twenty-first century.
Quantity: 504 audio_recordings
Language: The bulk of the recordings of this collection are recorded in Swahili.
Call Phrase: AD.MC.035