RECORDINGS OF JOHN McCORMACK:
MATRIX AND ISSUE CODES:
THE VICTOR TALKING MACHINE COMPANY / RCA VICTOR


Matrix Number Prefixes:     Acoustic Recordings:

 B                          10 inch (25 cm) disc
 C                          12 inch (30.5 cm) disc


                            Electrical Recordings:

 BVE, PBVE                  10 inch disc
 CVE                        12 inch disc
 BRC-HQ                     10 inch disc (High Fidelity test
                                  recordings, unissued)


Original  Issue Numbers:    Acoustic Recordings:

 64000 series               10 inch disc  (sf)
 66000 series               10 inch disc  (sf)
 74000 series                 12 inch disc  (sf)
 87000 series                 10 inch disc  (sf)
 88000 series                 12 inch disc  (sf)
 89000 series                 12 inch disc  (sf)

                            Acoustic and Electrical Recordings:

 700 through 1700 series    10   inch   disc
 2100, 2200 series          10   inch   disc (Canada)
 3000 series                10   inch   disc
 6000 series                12   inch   disc
 8000 series                12   inch   disc
 10000 series               12   inch   disc
 12000 series               12   inch   disc
 14000 series               12   inch   disc (RMV masters)
 26000 series               10   inch   disc

 10-0040  through 10-0042   10   inch   discs (3)(in album DM 1358)
 10-1434  through 10-1439   10   inch   discs (6)(in album MO 1228)
 15-1000  series            12   inch   disc (red vinyl, Heritage series)
 16-0000  series            10   inch   disc
 16-5000  series            12   inch   disc
 42-0000  series            10   inch   disc
 410-0000 series            12   inch   disc



Foreign Reissues from original stampers:

 AGSA (prefix) series       10 inch disc (American Gramophone
                                  Society special pressing)

 AGSB (prefix) series       12 inch disc (American Gramophone
                                  Society special pressing)

 ERC (prefix) series        10 inch disc (RCA Ireland)

 IRCC (label)               International Record Collectors Club
 
 Opera Disc (label)         Repressings of pre-1914 matrices for
                                  release in United States.*

 Musica (label)             Repressings of pre-1914 matrices for
                                  release in United States.*



*Illicit reissues by Deutsche Gramniophon after its break with The Gramophone Co. 

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