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Dr. Milton Metfessel with the apparatus with which he has recorded on movie film the emotions shown in the negro's songs

SCIENCE STUDIES THE NEGRO SPIRITUAL FACIAL EXPRESSION

E&MP 89.008

Music Recording

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RECORDING DEVICE - Legend - Dr. Milton Metfessel with the apparatus with which he has recorded on movie film the emotions shown in the negro's songs.

The tube around the subject's waist makes a simultaneous record of his breathing.

[appears to be the same or similar of E&MP 89.005]


Original Caption by Science Service

 

Additonal Information:

see: PHONOGRAPHY IN FOLK MUSIC
American Negro Songs in New Notation, by Milton Metfessel, Ph.D., with an introduction by Carl E. Seashore. The University of North Carolina Social Study Series, The University of North Carolina Press, Chapel Hill, 1928



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