Recording Pioneers


Joseph BERLINER  1858 - 1938   PIONEER    PARENTS    LIFE    NOTES    LABELS    PHOTOS    THANK YOU

PIONEER

Joseph BERLINER  1858 - 1938

aka Joseph Berliner, J. Berliner
nationality
occupation
birth 19 April 1858, Hanover, GERMANY
baptism
death 23 May 1938, Hanover, GERMANY
burial

PARENTS

father Samuel BERLINER

b. 1 May 1813, ..........
d. .... 1872, ..........

mother Sally FRIEDMANN

b. .. 1826, ..........
d. .... 1903, ..........

marriage they got married on 28 Febr 1847
children
  • Hermann

    b. 1848

  • Jacob

    b. 1849

  • Adolph

    b. 1850

  • Emil

    b. 1851

  • Manfred

    b. 29 Jan 1853, .......
    d. 24 Feb 1931, Hanover

  • Franziska

    b. 1854

  • Rebecka

    b. 1855

  • Moritz

    b. 1856

  • Johanne

    b. 1857
    d. 1857

  • Joseph

    b. 19 April 1858, Hanover, GERMANY
    d. 23 May 1938, Hanover, GERMANY

  • N.N.

    b. 1859
    d. 1859

  • Rahel

    b. 1864

  • Else

    b. 1869


LIFE


Together with Emile founded Telephon-Fabrik Berliner in Hanover in 1881
In 1883 Jacob Berliner joined them

Picture of Joseph Berliner on p. 35 of The Talking Machine Review No. 25 (December 1973)
Picture of Joseph Berliner on p. 78 of: 100 Jahre Schallplatte; von Hannover in die Welt


NOTES

  • The Origin and History of the Family and Branches of the Berliners of Hanover 1720-1997 by Philipp Goldmann, Philipp. Professional Press. Chapel Hill, N.C., 1997
  • Favorite: the story of an independent German record company (1904-1914) by Hugo Strötbaum (in: The Lindström Project. Contributions to the history of the record industry / Beiträge zur Geschichte der Schallplattenindustrie. Vol. 2 (editors: Pekka Gronow & Christiane Hofer). Gesellschaft für Historische Tonträger, Wien 2010. ISBN 978-3-9500502-1-9
  • The Talking Machine Review No. 25 (December 1973)
  • 100 Jahre Schallplatte; von Hannover in die Welt
  • Oliver Berliner by George Frow (in: Hillandale News No. 169 of August 1989 (pp. 230-231))
  • S. Berliner, III's Hannover Berliners Page (online)


COMPANIES & LABELS



PHOTOS

Joseph Berliner
From left to right: Emile Berliner, Joseph Berliner and Manfred Berliner



THANK YOU