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Written by MCJStaff   // November 21, 2013   // 0 Comments

This photo released Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 by the Saco River Auction Co., shows a tube containing a wax-covered cylinder etched with an 1893 recording of the song, “Momma’s Baby Black Boy,” by the Unique Quartet, which is up for auction in Biddeford, Maine. It is one of two copies of the oldest known recording by a black vocal group in the U.S. (AP Photo/Saco River Auction Co.)


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