The Recorded Sound Archives (RSA) is a unit of FAU Libraries Special Collections department. We are located in the Wimberly Library on FAU's Boca Raton campus.

Originally established in 2002 as a small project dedicated to the preservation of recorded Jewish music, it has matured into a robust digitization operation for all types of sound recordings.

U.S. Navy Calls; U.S. Army Calls

Additional information (PDF) is only available
through the Research Station
Collection(s)No Collection; Vintage
Catalogue NumberA2240
Matrix Number 47450
Record Label Columbia
Record Format78 RPM - 10"
Shelf Number12642
Number of Tracks2
Date Recorded1917-03-31
Album Artists
Notes N/A

Recordings restricted by copyright will only play 45 seconds to give you a sense of what that recording originally sounded like. These recordings can be identified by the words (Research Station) in the music player.

If a song listed below has not been digitized yet, it will NOT show up within the player. If you need us to digitize this song/album, you can make a formal request here.
1 - U.S. Navy Calls- Morning Colors; General Quarters; Full Guard; Silence; Commander in Chief; Saluting Gun Crews to Quarters; Company Commanders' Call; Division Call; Clear for Action; Commence Firing; Cease Firing; Dismiss; Taps
Composer(s) : N/A
2 - U.S. Army Calls- First Call; Reveille; Assembly; Mess Call; Drill; Guard Mounting; Adjutant's Call; Recall; Fatigue Call; Retreat; Tattoo; Taps
Composer(s) : N/A