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The evolution of the
RCA Record Label

(Long Play Album Variation Guide)

The evolution of the
RCA Record Label

(Long Play Album Variation Guide)

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Large Orange Label, RCA Victor Stamped Logo (1969 - 1979)

(Large Orange Label)

(RD 8029)

(Released August 1969)

(1969 Decca Mono Pressing)

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LTD)

*** (Last Album to be issued in both Mono and Stereo) ***

FROM ELVIS IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 1)

(Large Orange Label)

(SF 8029)

(Released August 1969)

(1969 Decca Stereo Pressing)

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LTD)

*** (Last Album to be issued in both Mono and Stereo) ***

FROM ELVIS IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 1)

Re-pressings (1969) cont'd ...

(Large Orange Label)

(1969 Mono Re-pressings)

RCA Victor Stamped Logo

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LTD)

FROM ELVIS

IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 2)

FROM ELVIS

IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 3)

(Large Orange Label)

(1969 RCA Mono Re-pressing)

RCA Victor Stamped Logo

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED)

FROM ELVIS

IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 4)

(Large Orange Label)

(SF 8080/81)

(Released February 1970)

(1970 CBS Stereo Pressing)

RCA Victor Stamped Logo

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED)

FROM MEMPHIS TO VEGAS/FROM VEGAS TO MEMPHIS

(Variation 1)

RE-PRESSINGS: (1970)

Large Orange Label, 1970 RCA Re-pressings, Stamped RCA Victor Logo, MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

FROM ELVIS

IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 2)

FROM ELVIS

IN MEMPHIS

(Variation 3)

FROM MEMPHIS TO

VEGAS

(Variation 2)

Orange Label,

RCA Victor Stamped Logo

(1970)

(Orange Label)

(SF 8129)

(Released November 1970)

(1970 Electronic Stereo Pressing)

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED)

GOLDEN RECORDS Volume 1

(Variation 1)

Orange Label,

RCA Victor Stamped Logo

(1970)

(Orange Label)

(LPM 6401)

(Released November 1970)

(1970 Mono Pressing)

(MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED)

WORLD WIDE 50 GOLD AWARD HITS VOL. I

(Variation 1)

GIRL HAPPY

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

MONO (Boxed) RD-7714 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR Black Dot Logo (Boxed) (Top Centre)

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Rear)

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Product of the DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LTD, LONDON

made from a master recording of R.C.A. N.Y.

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Left)

Printed in England by James Upton Ltd. Birmingham & London (Bottom Right)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 2 - Side 1)

(Black Label)

Large Orange Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Decca Pressing)
(Mono)

(19mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 2 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

5Up/5Up

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

Album Deleted by RCA: (November 1970)

HAREM HOLIDAY

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)

Track 4: 'Mirage' Correctly Spelt

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Product of the DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LTD, LONDON

made from a master recording of R.C.A. N.Y.

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Centre)

Printed in England by MacNeill Press, London, SE1.(Bottom Right)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

MONO (Boxed) RD-7767 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR White Dot Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)


 

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 3 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Mono)

(mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 3 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

4Up/3Up

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

 

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS, VOLUME 3

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 10 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Stereo)

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

(B.I.E.M. N.C.B.)

(Variation 10 - Side 2)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS, VOLUME 3

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 11 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Stereo)

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

B.I.E.M. (After Tracks 1 & 5)

(No B.I.E.M. N.C.B. At Bottom Of Label)

(Variation 11 - Side 2)

4Up/5Up

Side 2 Stereo

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

G.I. BLUES

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

STEREO| SF-5078 (Top Left)

G.I. BLUES       ELVIS PRESLEY
Small RCA RECORDS Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Rear)

(Photographs On Back)

RCA REGD. Logo
PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON
MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA
Printed in England (Bottom Left)

(Printing On Spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 5 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Stereo)

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 5 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

2Up/3Up

Side 2 Stereo

No BIEM/NCB, MCPS
MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

G.I. BLUES

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

STEREO| SF-5078 (Top Left)

G.I. BLUES       ELVIS PRESLEY
Small RCA RECORDS Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 6 - Rear)

(Photographs On Back)

RCA REGD. Logo
PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON
MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA
Printed in England (Bottom Left)

(Printing On Spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 4 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 RCA Pressing)
(Stereo)

(33mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 4 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

2Up/3Up

Side 2 Stereo

℗ 1960 (Bottom Left)
MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS, VOLUME 3

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 12 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Mono)

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

(Track 1, 2nd Line: Gold) BIEM

(Variation 12 - Side 2)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS, VOLUME 3

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 13 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Mono)

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

(Track 1, 2nd Line: Gold) BRITICO

(Variation 13 - Side 2)

MCPS BRITICO NCB (Bottom Centre)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED
 

Album Deleted by RCA: (August 1970)

(Only Available in Stereo)

PARADISE, HAWAIIAN STYLE

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

MONO (Boxed) RD-7810 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR White Dot Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Product of the DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LTD, LONDON.

made from a master recording of R.C.A. N.Y.

(Bottom Left)

Printed in England by Robert Stace (Bottom Centre)

© 1966, Radio Corporation of America

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Right)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 4 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 Pressing)
(Mono)

(mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 4 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

2Up/3Up

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

 

Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

KING CREOLE

(Sleeve Variation 11 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)
Large RCA Logo

33 R.P.M

RD-27088

A "New Orthophonic" High Fidelity Recording

(Sleeve Variation 11 - Rear)

No Photographs On Back
RCA VICTOR Logo
Product of the DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LTD, LONDON
made from a master recording of R.C.A. N.Y.
Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited
(No Date)
(No Writing on Spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA VICTOR Logo)

(Variation 11 - Side 1)

Large Orange Label
Stamped RCA Victor Logo
1970 RCA Pressing
Mono

(32mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 11 - Side 2)

4Up/4Up

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED


Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

Reissued: (May 1972) (SF 8231) (Electronic Stereo)

Sleeve Variation 4 - Front.jpg

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS, VOLUME 2

(Sleeve Variation 9 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)
Small RCA Logo, A New Orthophonic Recording (Boxed)

ELVIS' GOLDEN RECORDS-VOL. 2

MONO| RD-27159

(Sleeve Variation 9 - Rear)

(Identical To Variation 8)

(Except No Writing On Back)

Writing On Spine

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 25 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

RCA Victor Logo

(1970 RCA Pressing)
(Mono)

(33mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 25 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

4Up/4Up

℗ 1959 (Bottom Left)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

Reissued: (June 1971) (SF 8151) (Electronic Stereo)

Sleeve Variation 2 - Front.jpg

POT LUCK WITH ELVIS

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

MONO| RD-27265 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed) (Bottom Left)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON

MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA VICTOR

Printed in England by Robert Stace

(Photographs Promoting Other Elvis Product)

"Follow That Dream", "His Hand In Mine", "Blue Hawaii"

"G.I. Blues", "Something For Everybody", "Elvis Is Back!"

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 4 - Side 1)

(Small Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 RCA Pressing)
(Mono)

(33mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 4 - Side 2)

5Up/4Up

℗ 1962 (Bottom Left)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

ROCK 'N' ROLL No. 2

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

MONO| RD-7528 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR Red Dot Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 2 - Rear)

Notes On Re-processed Stereo

© by Radio Corporation of America, 1956

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON

MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA VICTOR.

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited

Printed in England by MacNeil Press, London S.E.1.

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 18 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 RCA Pressing)
(Mono)

(33mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 18 - Side 2)

3Up/3Up

℗ 1956 (Bottom Left)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

(Only Available in Stereo)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 2 - Side 1)

(Large Orange Label)

Stamped RCA Victor Logo

(1970 RCA Pressing)
(Mono)

(19mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 2 - Side 2)

Gloss Label

3Up/3Up

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED

Album Deleted by RCA: (September 1970)

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (stated)

MONO (Boxed) RD-7752 (Top Left)
RCA VICTOR White Dot Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 1 - Rear)

RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Product of the DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LTD, LONDON

made from a master recording of R.C.A. N.Y.© 1965, Radio Corporation of America (Centre)

Laminated with 'Clarifoil' made by British Celanese Limited (Bottom Left)

Printed in England by MacNeill Press, London, SE.(Bottom Right)

(Foldovers Top & Bottom)

ELVIS FOR EVERYONE

BLUE HAWAII

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

MONO| RD-27238 (Top Left)

BLUE HAWAII - Soundtrack album  ELVIS PRESLEY

(Small Letters)
Small RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Rear)

Small RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Printed in England by Robert Stace (Bottom Left)

PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON, ENGLAND.
MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA

(Printing on spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 25 - Side 1)

Large Orange Label
RCA Victor Logo
1970 RCA Pressing
Mono

(33mm Press Ring Circle)

(Variation 25 - Side 2)

3Up/3Up

℗ 1961 (Bottom Left)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED
 

BLUE HAWAII

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Front)

Laminated Front Only (not stated)

MONO| RD-27238 (Top Left)

BLUE HAWAII - Soundtrack album  ELVIS PRESLEY

(Small Letters)
Small RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed) (Top Right)

(Sleeve Variation 3 - Rear)

Small RCA VICTOR Logo (Boxed)

Printed in England by Robert Stace (Bottom Left)

PRODUCT OF THE DECCA RECORD COMPANY, LIMITED, LONDON, ENGLAND.
MADE FROM A MASTER RECORDING OF RCA

(Printing on spine)

(No Foldovers)

(Large Orange Label, Stamped RCA Victor Logo)

(Variation 26 - Side 1)

Large Orange Label
RCA Victor Logo
1970 Decca Pressing
Mono

(Variation 26 - Side 2)

3Up/3Up

BIEM MCPS NCB (Bottom of Label)

MANUFACTURED BY RCA LIMITED