Gold Moulded Record Box
Standard Cyliner Player
1877, Thomas Edsion found a way to record sound on a tin-foil
cylinder. A few years later, Chichester A. Bell and Charles
Sumner Tainter developed a wax cylinder. In 1887, Edison
continued working on his phonograph using wax cyliders.
The phonograph became a popular form of entertainment.
a timeline of the history of sound recording. How have
sound recordings changed?
to an example of an early recording at the Cyberbee Website.