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A2: 59992 Memphis, Tenn., May 26 1930
A3: 62539 Memphis, Tenn., May 29 1930
A4: 62540 Memphis, Tenn., May 29 1930
A5: C-5817 Chicago, June 5, 1930
A6: C-5820-A Chicago, June 5, 1930
A7: C-5830 Chicago, June 5, 1930
A8: C-5864-A Chicago, June 24 1930
A9: C-5865-A Chicago, June 24 1930
B1: C-7246 Chicago, January 21, 1931
B2: CP-1069-1 Chicago, March 24, 1934
B3: C-1099-B Chicago, August 22, 1935
B4: C-1386-1 Chicago, May 27, 1936
B5: C-1386-2-test Chicago, May 27, 1936
B6: C-2284-1 Chicago, June 23, 1938
B7: C-2455-1 Chicago, February 6, 1939
B8: C-4094-1 Chicago, December 12, 1941
B9: C-4096-1-test Chicago, December 12, 1941
NOTE: Memhis Minnie and Kansas Joe on LP: Earl BD-603, 608, 617, Document DLP-559, Old Tramp OT-1207, BoB-6, RST BD-2048, Magpie PY-1806, Blues Classics BC-1, BC-13, Flyright 108 (=Sunflower 1403), Flyright 109 (=Sunflower 1400), Travelin' Man TM-803, Origin OJL-24, MCA 1370, Biograph BLP-12035 (rev. B.W. McTell), RST BD-2032, Flyright 585 (V.A.), RCA NL-89588 (2 LPs, V.A. "Chicago Blues")
Original recordings from the collections of Roger Misiewicz, Johnny Parth, Karl Weiss.
Considering the extreme rarity of the original 78s, condition is generally better than might be hoped, but it must be borne in mind that only one or two copies are known to exist of some titles.
Document Records, Eipeldauerstr. 23/43/5, A-1220 Vienna, AUSTRIA.
Remastering: Studio Hans Klement
Cover Photos © Paul Oliver, used by permission
Copyright 1989: Document Records, Austria
Discographical details from Blues And Gospel Records 1902-1943 by John Godrich and Robert Dixon (third edition, Storyville 1982). Corrections and additions: Guido van Rijn, Ernest S. Virgo.
Barcode and Other Identifiers
- Rights Society: AUSTRO MECHANA
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side A): BD-617-A
- Matrix / Runout (Label Side B): BD-617-B
- Matrix / Runout (Side A matrix): BD 617-A | HP 6
- Matrix / Runout (Side B matrix): BD 617-B | HP 8