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Collection description and availability
Collection description

The collection of playback and recording equipment contains historical equipment ranging from phonographs to the first electric record players.

The collection has a total of 50 functional devices. Some of the devices are exhibited in the showcase of instruments on the ground floor of the Fabiania building. This exhibition presents phonographs, horn gramophones, table gramophones and miniature gramophones, as well as music boxes, chamber barrel organs and the first electronic playback devices.

Catalogue information
  • Paper catalogue made of the collection
Collection materials in format
  • Analogue
Material type
  • archives
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Contact information: 
The Finnish National Sound Archive
National Library
Parallel collection
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