The Resource [American school of the air, New horizons | S.O.S. for a new continent], (sound recording)

[American school of the air, New horizons | S.O.S. for a new continent], (sound recording)

Label
[American school of the air, New horizons | S.O.S. for a new continent]
Title
[American school of the air
Title part
  • New horizons
  • S.O.S. for a new continent]
Title variation
  • New horizons
  • S.O.S. for a new continent
Contributor
Author of dialog
Donor
Host
Interviewee
Interviewer
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New horizons series ran on Wednesdays and featured American explorers. The last New horizons broadcast of the school year features a discussion about how humans have destroyed the environment, the need for conservation, and how conservation affects our food supply. Includes dramatization of how the CCC has worked towards soil conservation. Via shortwave from Rome, Cecil Brown interviews Maria Cristina Marconi, the widow of Guglielmo Marconi, and his daughter Elettra
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American school of the air (Radio program)
Credits note
Hans Christian Adamson, writer; George Allen, director. Produced in cooperation with the American Museum of Natural History and the National Education Association
Date time place
Date hand-etched on disc: Apr. 24, 1940
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
  • drama
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Niles Welch, announcer; Roy Chapman Andrews and Helen Lyon, co-hosts; Cecil Brown, interviewer; Maria Cristina Marconi and Elettra Marconi, interviewees; various actors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1888-1976
  • 1884-1960
  • 1907-1987
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Adamson, Hans Christian
  • Welch, Niles
  • Andrews, Roy Chapman
  • Lyon, Helen
  • Brown, Cecil
  • Marconi, Maria Cristina
  • Marconi, Elettra
  • Goldin, J. David
  • WBNS (Radio station : Columbus, Ohio)
  • Columbia Broadcasting System, inc
  • American Museum of Natural History
  • National Education Association of the United States
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Marconi, Maria Cristina
  • Marconi, Elettra
  • Civilian Conservation Corps (U.S.)
  • Soil conservation
  • Soil conservation
  • Human beings
  • Environmental degradation
  • Food supply
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[American school of the air, New horizons | S.O.S. for a new continent], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • An off-the-air recording of an educational program. Includes aircheck from WBNS, Columbus, Ohio. CBS net origination
  • Series titles hand-etched on disc surface. Program title and additional data from audition, supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc; start inside
  • Duration: 28:24
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
Control code
643344318
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
  • aluminum 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: 46,261; reference number on Goldin's website: 67010
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,261
  • 67010
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)643344318
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[American school of the air, New horizons | S.O.S. for a new continent], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • An off-the-air recording of an educational program. Includes aircheck from WBNS, Columbus, Ohio. CBS net origination
  • Series titles hand-etched on disc surface. Program title and additional data from audition, supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc; start inside
  • Duration: 28:24
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
Control code
643344318
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
  • aluminum 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: 46,261; reference number on Goldin's website: 67010
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,261
  • 67010
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)643344318
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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