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[Human adventure : [Human adventure, Part 2] | 1944-08-20 | Part 1] | 1944-09-03, The Einstein theory | Which is the more important, heredity or environment?, (sound recording ;)

Label
[Human adventure : [Human adventure, Part 2] | 1944-08-20 | Part 1] | 1944-09-03, The Einstein theory | Which is the more important, heredity or environment?
Title
[Human adventure
Title remainder
[Human adventure
Title number
  • Part 2]
  • 1944-08-20
  • Part 1]
  • 1944-09-03
Title part
  • The Einstein theory
  • Which is the more important, heredity or environment?
Title variation
Einstein theory
Contributor
Conductor
Director
Donor
Host
Producer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Einstein theory: A humorous but accurate and informative explanation of Einstein's theory of relativity. The program has a live studio audience. Which is the more important, heredity or environment?: A drama about how the study of twins is helping to answer the question of whether heredity or environment is more important
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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Human adventure (Radio program)
Credits note
Sherman H. Dryer, producer, director; Kenneth Churchill, composer
Date time place
Originally broadcast Aug. 17, 1944, over Mutual network (The Einstein theory). Broadcast dates handwritten on label: Aug. 20, 1944 (The Einstein theory); Sept. 3, 1944 (Which is the more important, heredity or environment?)
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
Walter Yust, host; Henry Weber, conductor; various actors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1894-1960
  • 1913-1989
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  • Yust, Walter
  • Weber, Henry
  • Dryer, Sherman H.
  • Goldin, J. David
  • WGN (Radio station : Chicago, Ill.)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
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  • Einstein, Albert
  • Relativity (Physics)
  • Twins
  • Heredity, Human
  • Human beings
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Human adventure : [Human adventure, Part 2] | 1944-08-20 | Part 1] | 1944-09-03, The Einstein theory | Which is the more important, heredity or environment?, (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A dubbed recording of a radio docudrama program; in part with music. A presentation of the Mutual Broadcasting System and the University of Chicago. WGN, Chicago origination; sustaining
  • Title and additional information supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
  • Episode title announced as: Which is the more important, heredity or environment? (Which is the more important, heredity or environment?)
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
650891052
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
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Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,176b; reference number on Goldin's website: 66887 (The Einstein theory), 68207 (Which is the more important, heredity or environment?)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,176b
  • 66887
  • 68207
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)650891052
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Human adventure : [Human adventure, Part 2] | 1944-08-20 | Part 1] | 1944-09-03, The Einstein theory | Which is the more important, heredity or environment?, (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • A dubbed recording of a radio docudrama program; in part with music. A presentation of the Mutual Broadcasting System and the University of Chicago. WGN, Chicago origination; sustaining
  • Title and additional information supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based lacquer disc
  • Episode title announced as: Which is the more important, heredity or environment? (Which is the more important, heredity or environment?)
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
650891052
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: 39,176b; reference number on Goldin's website: 66887 (The Einstein theory), 68207 (Which is the more important, heredity or environment?)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,176b
  • 66887
  • 68207
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)650891052
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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