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Date Made/Found: circa 1950
Material and Medium: Cardboard and plastic
Dimensions: Overall: 260 × 268 × 4mm
Department: Social History
Accession Number: SH1027
This record is a recording of Ave Maria sung by Mario Lanza and sold by Wilson Peck Limited. The company was founded in the early 1890s as A. Wilson, Peck and Co. Ltd, a dealer in pianofortes, organs and other musical instruments. The shop was on Leopold Street. They also repaired musical instruments, tuned pianos, and sold sheet music and tickets for concerts. In the basement was the record department, which had soundproof booths for listening to records.

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