The Resource A reporter remembers : The war years, Volume 1, Edward R. Murrow, (sound recording)

A reporter remembers : The war years, Volume 1, Edward R. Murrow, (sound recording)

Label
A reporter remembers : The war years, Volume 1
Title
A reporter remembers
Title remainder
The war years
Title number
Volume 1
Statement of responsibility
Edward R. Murrow
Creator
Contributor
Narrator
Subject
Language
eng
Member of
Accompanying matter
  • biography of performer or history of ensemble
  • historical information
Cataloging source
OCO
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murrow, Edward R
Date time place
Recorded 1939-1946
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
  • reporting
  • history
PerformerNote
Excerpts from Murrow's radio broadcasts ; additional narrative announcements by Douglas Edwards
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1917-1990
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Edwards, Douglas
Series statement
Columbia masterworks
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • News recordings
  • Reporters and reporting
  • United States
Label
A reporter remembers : The war years, Volume 1, Edward R. Murrow, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Prepared and edited by Fred W. Friendly, Alvin Snyder, and Sheldon Hoffman
  • Text of Murrow's last broadcast to the British people, Feb. 24, 1946, printed on container; notes by Fred Friendly
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Side 1. A reporter remembers, London, Feb. 24, 1946 -- Children evacuated from London, Aug. 31, 1939 -- Britain declares war, Sept. 3, 1939 --First air raids, Sept. 4, 1939 -- Air raid warning system, Nov. 27, 1939 -- Debate in Parliament, April 9, 1940 -- Chamberlain asked to resign, May 8, 1940 -- Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister, May 10, 1940 -- Dunkirk, June 2, 1940
  • Side 2. Churchill talks about Dunkirk -- Trafalgar Square air raid, Aug. 24, 1940 -- Reaction to bombings, Aug. 25, 1940 -- On rooftop during air raid, Sept. 22, 1940 -- Visit to West Somerset, Sept. 29, 1940 -- Courage of British, Dec. 2, 1940 -- Christmas, Dec. 24, 1940
  • Side 3. Spring in England, Mar. 9, 1941 -- African campaign, Nov. 7, 1942 -- Yanks at Christmas, Dec. 24, 1942 -- Berlin raid, Dec. 3, 1943. Side 4. D-Day, June 6, 1944 -- Arnhem drop, Sept. 17, 1944 -- The return to Germany, Apr., 1945 -- Buchenwald, Apr. 15, 1945 -- Picadilly -- VE Day, May 8, 1945 -- A reporter remembers, London, Feb. 24, 1946
Control code
7223961
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (99 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • O2L 332 (OL 6187--OL 6188)
  • OL 6187
  • OL 6188
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A reporter remembers : The war years, Volume 1, Edward R. Murrow, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Prepared and edited by Fred W. Friendly, Alvin Snyder, and Sheldon Hoffman
  • Text of Murrow's last broadcast to the British people, Feb. 24, 1946, printed on container; notes by Fred Friendly
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Side 1. A reporter remembers, London, Feb. 24, 1946 -- Children evacuated from London, Aug. 31, 1939 -- Britain declares war, Sept. 3, 1939 --First air raids, Sept. 4, 1939 -- Air raid warning system, Nov. 27, 1939 -- Debate in Parliament, April 9, 1940 -- Chamberlain asked to resign, May 8, 1940 -- Winston Churchill becomes Prime Minister, May 10, 1940 -- Dunkirk, June 2, 1940
  • Side 2. Churchill talks about Dunkirk -- Trafalgar Square air raid, Aug. 24, 1940 -- Reaction to bombings, Aug. 25, 1940 -- On rooftop during air raid, Sept. 22, 1940 -- Visit to West Somerset, Sept. 29, 1940 -- Courage of British, Dec. 2, 1940 -- Christmas, Dec. 24, 1940
  • Side 3. Spring in England, Mar. 9, 1941 -- African campaign, Nov. 7, 1942 -- Yanks at Christmas, Dec. 24, 1942 -- Berlin raid, Dec. 3, 1943. Side 4. D-Day, June 6, 1944 -- Arnhem drop, Sept. 17, 1944 -- The return to Germany, Apr., 1945 -- Buchenwald, Apr. 15, 1945 -- Picadilly -- VE Day, May 8, 1945 -- A reporter remembers, London, Feb. 24, 1946
Control code
7223961
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
2 sound discs (99 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Forms part of the Charlie Menees Collection.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • O2L 332 (OL 6187--OL 6188)
  • OL 6187
  • OL 6188
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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