Pure nostalgia

I can at least remember 78 rpm records personally, and the times a gramophone was not called a record player.

Recently, while looking for some music for my Christchurch post, I stumbled upon this YouTube channel:

gramophoneshane's channel

The first item I found was a 1908 recording of baritone Peter Dawson singing “Lead, Kindly Light”:

And just now:

It isn’t just Peter Dawson either:

There are things of more recent vintage as well.

What a treasure-house!