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John Wanamaker

John Wanamaker (July 11, 1838 – December 12, 1922) was an American merchant and religious, civic and political figure, considered by some to be a proponent of advertising and a "pioneer in marketing". He was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, and served as U.S. Postmaster General.

Birth and Death Data: Born July 11, 1838 (Philadelphia), Died December 12, 1922 (Philadelphia)

Date Range of DAHR Recordings: 1929

Roles Represented in DAHR: speaker

= Recordings are available for online listening.
= Recordings were issued from this master. No recordings issued from other masters.

Recordings

Company Matrix No. Size First Recording Date Title Primary Performer Description Role Audio
Victor BVE-48281 10-in. 1/3/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-269 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-270 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-271 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-272 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-273 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-274 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  
Victor BVE-Test-275 10-in. 1/14/1929 [Unknown title(s)] John Wanamaker Talk speaker  

Citation

Discography of American Historical Recordings, s.v. "Wanamaker, John," accessed August 9, 2022, https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101980.

Wanamaker, John. (2022). In Discography of American Historical Recordings. Retrieved August 9, 2022, from https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101980.

"Wanamaker, John." Discography of American Historical Recordings. UC Santa Barbara Library, 2022. Web. 9 August 2022.

DAHR Persistent Identifier

URI: https://adp.library.ucsb.edu/names/101980

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