About this Exhibit
About the Method:
Resources to learn more about wax cylinders in the Hearst Museum Collection:
Keeling's catalogue of all the cylinders in the collection: Keeling, Richard. A Guide to Early Field Recordings (1900-1949) at the Lowie Museum of Anthropology. Berkeley: University of California Press, 1991. Print.
Ishi in Three Centuries. Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press, 2003. Print. (Ira Jacknis has a chapter regarding Ishi's role in the collection and the nature of sound recordings in general: edited by Karl Kroeber and Clifton Kroeber)
The Irene project is supported with funding from the National Science foundation and National Endowment for the Humanities