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Slave in congo square

1810

Broadway Melody

1829

Waltz became popular in the US

1860

CIvil War

1861 - 1865

THomas Edison and Cross Phonograph

1877

Flat Phonograph Disk

1887

Columbia Record Created

1887

Ragtime became popular

1890

Scott Joplin

1890

Victor Record Company

1901

Twelve Ince Shellac Disk (15)

1902

Double Sided Disk (2 songs)(78 rpm)

1904

Titanic

1912

WWI

1914 - 1918

ASCAP founded

1914

Enrico Caruso "Death Sales"

1920

First Three Commercial radio stations established

1920

Very first radio broadcast in the USA

1921

Jazz Singer

1927

Great Depression

1929

WWII

1939 - 1945

45 rpm

1940

33 1/3 rpm

1940

Disc Jockeying began to be an occupation

1940

Microphone Use

1942

Dardenella

1960