The Ward M. Canaday Center

for Special Collections

The University of Toledo

Finding Aid

Vera Foley Collection, 1898-1934



Size: 0.5 lin. ft.

Provenance:   The Vera Foley Collection was donated to the Ward M. Canaday Center in November 1992 and January 1993 by Vera Foley.

Access: Open

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Processing Note: 


Copyright: The literary rights to this collection are assumed to rest with the person(s) responsible for the production of the particular items within the collection, or with their heirs or assigns.  Researchers bear full legal responsibility for the acquisition to publish from any part of said collection per Title 17, United States Code.  The Ward M. Canaday Center for Special Collections may reserve the right to intervene as intermediary at its own discretion.


Completed by: Jennifer K. Myers, February 1996


Reformatted by: Arjun Sabharwal, May 2010         





            This collection was generated by Vera Foley.  It consists of nine different sound recordings and three historic newspapers from Northwest Ohio dating between 1898 and 1934. 


Box -Folder Inventory



Box                 Folder              Series               Item


                                                Sound Recordings


1                      1                      Side A             Victor. Aloha Land [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        1                      Side B             Victor. Hawaii I’m Lonesome For You               

                                                                             [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        2                      Side A             Columbia. Our Lady of Fatima [n.d.] 78


                        2                      Side B             Columbia. The Rosary [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        3                      Side A             Victor. The Gypsy Trail [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        3                      Side B             Victor. Fuzzy-Wuzzy [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        4                      Side A             Victor. Hail to the Chief [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        4                      Side B             Victor. Ave Maria [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        5                      Side A             Victor. Pastoral Symphony- Andante

                                                                               molto moto [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        5                      Side B             Victor. Pastoral Symphony- Andante

                                                                                molto moto [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        6                      Side A             Victor. Valencia-Fox Trot [n.d.] 78 rpm.

                        6                      Side B             Victor. No More Worrying-Fox Trot [n.d.]

                                                                               78 rpm.

                        7                      Side A             Decca. Seaman’s Blues [n.d] 78 rpm.

                        7                      Side B             Decca. Waiting for a Train [n.d] 78 rpm.

                        8                      Side A             Victor. Serenade [n.d] 78 rpm.

                        8                      Side B             Victor. Drinking Song [n.d] 78 rpm.

1                      9                      Side A             Columbia. An Old-Fashioned Tree [n.d.]

                                                                               78 rpm.

                        9                      Side B             Columbia. Here Comes Santa Claus [n.d.]

                                                                               78 rpm.

2                      1                                              Delta Atlas, Newspaper.  Delta, Ohio,

                                                                                Friday Morning, May 6, 1898.

                        2                                              Delta Atlas, Newspaper.  Delta, Ohio,

                                                                                 January [192?].

                        3                                              Swanton Enterprise, Newspaper. Swanton, Ohio, Thursday, April 12, 1934.           





Note: all of the above materials are located in Range 4






Last Updated: 6/27/22