Victor A-803 (Black label (popular) 7-in. single-faced)

The following matrix(es) were released with this catalog number:

CompanyMatrix No.Take NumberDateTitle/Artist 
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]803 1 5/15/1901 Hear dem bells / Silas Leachman
Victor [Pre-matrix A-]803 Unknown 5/15/1901 Hear dem bells / Silas Leachman Audio Available

Primary Performers:

Silas F. Leachman (vocalist)

Other Information:

Note: Self-announced. Returned: 30 Jan.'02: 1674 cps.


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007  s ǂb d ǂd d ǂe m ǂf s ǂg d ǂh n ǂi n ǂj m ǂk s ǂl l ǂm n ǂn a
02800A-803 ǂb Victor
02810[Pre-matrix A-]803 ǂb Victor
24500Hear dem bells / ǂc D. S. McCosh.
264 1[Camden, N.J.] : ǂb Victor, ǂc [1901]
300  1 audio disc : ǂb analog, 78 rpm ; ǂc 7 in.
336  performed music ǂ2 rdacontent
337  audio ǂ2 rdamedia
338  audio disc ǂ2 rdacarrier
340  shellac ǂ2 rda
344  analog ǂc 78 rpm ǂd coarse groove ǂg mono ǂ2 rda
500  Victor: A-803 ([Pre-matrix A-]803 (matrix)).
5208 Male vocal solo, with chimes.
546  Sung in English.
500  Data derived from the Discography of American Historical Recordings.
5103 Discography of American Historical Recordings ǂu
500  Title from disc label.
5110 Silas Leachman.
7001 Leachman, Silas F., ǂd 1859-1936, ǂe singer.
7001 McCosh, D. S. , ǂe composer.
7001 McCosh, D. S. , ǂe lyricist.