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Salvaging America's Sound Recording History From A Bewildering Variety Of Formats
The recordings - news broadcasts, field recordings, interviews and radio dramas as well as music - which the Library of Congress project aims to preserve were made on media ranging from early wax cylinders and big aluminum discs covered with lacquer to turn-of-the-21st-century digital files created with software its makers no longer support. NPR 02/13/13 (includes audio)
Posted February 14, 2013 12:53 AM

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