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From 1898, Uncle Josh decides to satisfy his curiosity about the weather bureau.

Uncle Josh at the Weather Bureau

Company Edison's National Phonograph Company
Cylinder # 3894
Category Funny talk
Title Uncle Josh at the Weather Bureau
Performed by Cal. Stewart
Circa 1898-1899
Announcement "Uncle Josh Weathersby at the Weather Bureau, an original Yankee story by Mr. Cal Stewart."

Enjoy Cal Stewart's ramblings on Uncle Josh's attempts to get his head around the concept of a weather bureau.

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