The Resource Gilbert Seldes, 1950-12-22, (sound recording)

Gilbert Seldes, 1950-12-22, (sound recording)

Label
Gilbert Seldes, 1950-12-22
Title
Gilbert Seldes
Title number
1950-12-22
Contributor
Donor
Host
Speaker
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Gilbert Seldes begins his program with a recording of Adolf Hitler, followed by Franklin Roosevelt delivering Christmas greetings and reading a parable he found in a newspaper. A Christmas story as told by Alexander Scourby about his complete recording of the Bible. John Gielgud reads T.S. Eliot's poem "The journey of the magi."
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
Date time place
Original broadcast date: Dec. 22, 1950. Copy dubbed Jan. 11, 1951. Recorded by Radio-Recording Division, NBC, N.Y
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
  • poetry
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Gilbert Seldes, host; various speakers and vocalists
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1893-1970
  • 1889-1945
  • 1882-1945
  • 1913-1985
  • 1904-2000
  • 1912-2001
  • 1888-1965
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Seldes, Gilbert
  • Hitler, Adolf
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Scourby, Alexander
  • Gielgud, John
  • Como, Perry
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Eliot, T. S.
  • Fontane Sisters
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas
  • Popular music
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Gilbert Seldes, 1950-12-22, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio dubbing of a Christmas program. WNBC origination. Includes advertisements for Cue Magazine
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; recorded on one side only
  • Duration: 14:43
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
You're just in love (Perry Como and the Fontane Sisters)
Control code
643561482
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: 46,360; reference number on Goldin's website: 67111
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,360
  • 67111
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)643561482
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Gilbert Seldes, 1950-12-22, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Radio dubbing of a Christmas program. WNBC origination. Includes advertisements for Cue Magazine
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; recorded on one side only
  • Duration: 14:43
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
You're just in love (Perry Como and the Fontane Sisters)
Control code
643561482
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: 46,360; reference number on Goldin's website: 67111
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,360
  • 67111
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)643561482
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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