Tag Archives: music machine

Polyphon Playing “Annie Laurie”

This is the 1890 Polyphon Mechanical Music Machine. It is a fairly recent addition, and has become a fast favourite! It is a rare coin operated version that would have been found in a commercial setting like a drug store, ect., ¬†for entertainment. The predecessor of the “JukeBox” A large metal disc rotates as “combs” […]

Posted in Exhibits | Tagged as: , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment