The Resource [CBS special broadcast : [Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1), 1939-04-14 | Part 2], Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union, (sound recording)

[CBS special broadcast : [Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1), 1939-04-14 | Part 2], Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union, (sound recording)

Label
[CBS special broadcast : [Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1), 1939-04-14 | Part 2], Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union
Title
[CBS special broadcast
Title remainder
[Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1)
Title number
  • 1939-04-14
  • Part 2]
Title part
Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union
Title variation
Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union
Creator
Contributor
Former owner
Host
Reporter
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olympics of the air: This episode settles a debate between five KMBC announcers as to which of the five is better informed on sports (episode incomplete)
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1882-1945
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Roosevelt, Franklin D.
Date time place
CBS special broadcast: Recorded over broadcast, Apr. 14, 1939, over CBS network. Tower Town tempos: Broadcast from Wrigley Building, Chicago, Ill
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Division of Preservation and Access, Humanities Collections and Reference Resources award presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
  • reporting
  • lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
CBS special broadcast: Franklin D. Roosevelt, president, speaker; John Charles Daly, CBS announcer. Tower Town tempos: William Lovett and the orchestra; Les Mitchell, host. Olympics of the air: Walt Lochman, sports host; contestants: Bob Riley, senior announcer; Neil Keen, special events announcer; Don O'Brien, staff announcer; Burt Lane, announcer; Barry King, "Poet of the Plains"
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1991
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daly, John Charles
  • Lochman, Walt
  • Church, Arthur B.
  • KMBC (Radio station : Kansas City, Mo.)
  • Marr Sound Archives
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
Series statement
Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pan American Day
  • Pan-Americanism
  • International cooperation
  • United States
  • String orchestra music
  • Popular instrumental music
  • Sports
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[CBS special broadcast : [Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1), 1939-04-14 | Part 2], Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Special broadcast coverage of a presidential address and a quarter-hour musical program; CBS network origin. Olympics of the air: Question-and-answer sports radio program; KMBC, Kansas City origin
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
  • Instantaneous-cut 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
Tower Town tempos. Little sir echo -- Gotta get some shut eye -- Sweet Leilani
Control code
743234704
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
Arthur Church, Jr.;
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-FDR-TRAN-7B
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)743234704
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[CBS special broadcast : [Tower Town tempos (excerpt). Olympics of the air (unidentified episode, part 1), 1939-04-14 | Part 2], Pan American Day address of President Franklin D. Roosevelt to the governing board of the Pan-American Union, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Special broadcast coverage of a presidential address and a quarter-hour musical program; CBS network origin. Olympics of the air: Question-and-answer sports radio program; KMBC, Kansas City origin
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
  • Instantaneous-cut 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
Tower Town tempos. Little sir echo -- Gotta get some shut eye -- Sweet Leilani
Control code
743234704
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
Arthur Church, Jr.;
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-FDR-TRAN-7B
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)743234704
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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