5 [Aeolian] Vocalion Labels 1916 & 1921, 78 rpm records

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  • Source: eBay
  • Sold Date: Apr 19, 2011
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My dad lived in the Washington DC area and collected these Aeolian/ Vocalion 78s, dating from 1916 (one record) and 1921 (four records). All have been stored in what appears to be their original sleeves, though I'm sure some have been interchanged. A few sleeves have a handwritten note on them.
The records appear to be in reasonable-to-good condition given their age, with some discoloration and a few scratches. I don't have a means of playing them to check for sound quality, but if you have a question about a particular record in the lot, drop me a note and I'll answer it as best I can.

I've attempted to order them here, oldest to newest, based onthe serial number of each.

14155-A-B

Selvin's Dance Orchestra - Do You Ever Think of Me / Love Bird

14244-A-B

Aeolian Concert Band - The Children's Christmas -- Part 1 / Part 2

14287-A-B

Bar Harbor Society Orchestra - Moon River / Three O'Clock In The Morning

14494-A-B

Ben Bernie & His Orchestra - My Buddy / Flower of Araby

14591-A-B

Selvin's Orchestra - Barney Google

Emil Coleman & His Montmartre Orchestra - Stella

Here's a little history on the Vocalion record label, from Wikipedia:
Vocalion was founded in 1916 by the Aeolian Piano Company of New York City, which introduced a retail line of phonographs at
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