The Resource [Admiral Richard Byrd speech : [Texaco Star Theater, 1941-10-08] | 1941-10-08, part 1], (sound recording)

[Admiral Richard Byrd speech : [Texaco Star Theater, 1941-10-08] | 1941-10-08, part 1], (sound recording)

Label
[Admiral Richard Byrd speech : [Texaco Star Theater, 1941-10-08] | 1941-10-08, part 1]
Title
[Admiral Richard Byrd speech
Title remainder
[Texaco Star Theater
Title number
  • 1941-10-08]
  • 1941-10-08, part 1]
Creator
Contributor
Donor
Host
Performer
Reporter
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Admiral Richard Byrd speech: Richard Byrd gives a speech called "Keep America's record straight" that suggests that Americans who create disunity in the United States are as much warmongers as Adolf Hitler
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
Texaco Star Theater (Radio program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1888-1957
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Byrd, Richard Evelyn
Date time place
Likely recorded from broadcasts: Oct. 8, 1941
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
  • lectures speeches
  • comedy
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Admiral Richard Byrd speech: Richard Byrd, speaker. Texaco Star Theater: Fred Allen, host; Portland Hoffa, Kenny Baker, and Carmen Miranda, performers; Larry Elliott, Texaco spokesperson; John Steele, news reporter
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1956
  • 1912-1985
  • 1909-1955
  • 1900-1957
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Allen, Fred
  • Hoffa, Portland
  • Baker, Kenny
  • Miranda, Carmen
  • Elliott, Larry
  • Steele, John S.
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Popular music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Admiral Richard Byrd speech : [Texaco Star Theater, 1941-10-08] | 1941-10-08, part 1], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a speech (Admiral Richard Byrd speech) and a variety show featuring comedic skits and music (Texaco Star Theater). Blue network origination; sustaining (Admiral Richard Byrd speech). CBS network origination (Texaco Star Theater). Includes a portion of a news broadcast. Sponsored by Texaco Gasoline
  • Title and additional information supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
Capture and storage technique
  • direct storage not acoustical
  • digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Texaco Star Theater. Mutual network war news report from the United Kingdom ; Comedy skit ; Rebola a bola (Carmen Miranda, vocals)
Control code
655308367
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
  • microgroove fine
  • not applicable
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
  • lateral or combined cutting
  • not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
  • instantaneous recorded on the spot
  • other
Kind of material
  • glass with lacquer
  • plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,554b; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 68480 (Admiral Richard Byrd speech), 68481 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,554b
  • 68480
  • 68481
Reproduction note
Playback copy.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
  • 33 1/3 rpm (discs)
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)655308367
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Admiral Richard Byrd speech : [Texaco Star Theater, 1941-10-08] | 1941-10-08, part 1], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a speech (Admiral Richard Byrd speech) and a variety show featuring comedic skits and music (Texaco Star Theater). Blue network origination; sustaining (Admiral Richard Byrd speech). CBS network origination (Texaco Star Theater). Includes a portion of a news broadcast. Sponsored by Texaco Gasoline
  • Title and additional information supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
Capture and storage technique
  • direct storage not acoustical
  • digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
  • monaural
  • unknown
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Texaco Star Theater. Mutual network war news report from the United Kingdom ; Comedy skit ; Rebola a bola (Carmen Miranda, vocals)
Control code
655308367
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
  • microgroove fine
  • not applicable
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
  • lateral or combined cutting
  • not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
  • instantaneous recorded on the spot
  • other
Kind of material
  • glass with lacquer
  • plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,554b; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 68480 (Admiral Richard Byrd speech), 68481 (Texaco Star Theater)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,554b
  • 68480
  • 68481
Reproduction note
Playback copy.
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
  • 33 1/3 rpm (discs)
  • 1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)655308367
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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