Wikimedia CH/Micro-Grant/Phonomandy-Collection (Swiss part)

Please provide the following information for your micro-grant request:

Your Username: Public Domain Project

Your Country of residence: Switzerland

Amount requested: CHF 500 (five hundred Swiss francs)

Planned activity: Purchase of the 78 rpm grammophone collection of "Phonomandy" with unique pieces and rarities (Swiss part of the collection)

People involved: Carl Flisch, Christoph Zimmermann, Specialisterne
(e.g. How many people can benefit from the micro grant you request): Anybody on this planet (public domain music)

Please explain what influence your activity will have on Wikimedia Projects
(e.g. quantitative: number of new pictures uploaded to commons, no of new articles created / qualitative: strengthen the community of german-speaking wikipedia authors etc,):
This five hundred shellac disc records (the swiss part of a mainly Jazz collection of 78 rpm grammophone records) are "Rara" and "Unica" will be digitized and uploaded to Commons after the clearing of copyrights, so anybody can use the sound to create a new work or whatelse... it gives Wikipedia articles about composers or performers a voice...

Please provide links to your contributions after your project or activity ended:
Please provide the links to the categories on Wikimedia Commons, to the articles on Wikipedia or any other contributions on Wikimedia projects:
Category:Media contributed by the Swiss Foundation Public Domain

Important: AFTER having submitted your request, please write an eMail to with your contact details (at least: Name, Surname, Email address)



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Result: The Micro-grant committee approved this request by majority.