The Resource [KMBC early bird program : [Kate Smith, 1940-06-03 | 1940-09-13], Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition], (sound recording)

[KMBC early bird program : [Kate Smith, 1940-06-03 | 1940-09-13], Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition], (sound recording)

Label
[KMBC early bird program : [Kate Smith, 1940-06-03 | 1940-09-13], Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition]
Title
[KMBC early bird program
Title remainder
[Kate Smith
Title number
  • 1940-06-03
  • 1940-09-13]
Title part
Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition]
Title variation
Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition
Contributor
Former owner
Host
Performer
Sponsor
Vocalist
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
Date time place
Recorded June 3, 1940, 6:30 a.m. CST, and Sept. 13, 1940, 12:00 p.m. EST, from broadcast over station KMBC, Kansas City
Form of composition
country music
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.
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
KMBC early bird program: Hiram Higsby, host; featuring Ezra Hawkins, Aunt Faye, Smokey Parker, Penny Lynn, and Prairie Pioneers. Kate Smith: Kate Smith and Ted Collins, hosts
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1975
  • 1907-1986
  • 1900-1964
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Higsby, Hiram
  • Hawkins, Ezra
  • Parker, Smokey
  • Lynn, Penny
  • Smith, Kate
  • Collins, Ted
  • Church, Arthur B.
  • Prairie Pioneers (Musical group)
  • Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company
  • 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
  • Young, Brigham
  • Country music
  • Cowboys
  • Superstition
  • Draft
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[KMBC early bird program : [Kate Smith, 1940-06-03 | 1940-09-13], Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and disc etchings
  • KMBC early bird program: Radio audition recording of a country music program for sponsorship by Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company; station KMBC, Kansas City origin. Kate Smith: A women's talk show sponsored by Grape-nuts; CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
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
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • KMBC early bird program. Theme song -- Hoedown -- Birmingham jail, or, Down in the valley (Prairie Pioneers) -- Advertisement: Allis-Chalmers -- Old rattler (Ezra Hawkins and Aunt Faye) -- Program promotion -- The yodeling cowboy (Smokey Parker) -- Little green valley (Penny Lynn) -- Advertisement: Allis-Chalmers -- Theme song --
  • Kate Smith. On superstition (Kate Smith) -- Advertisement: Grape-nuts (Ted Collins and Kate Smith) -- What's new (segment): Latest developments on investigations surrounding a disaster at a New Jersey plant, speculation surrounding another plant, developments on the conscription plan, and latest news on the war (Ted Collins) -- On the story of Brigham Young, upon watching a film (Kate Smith) -- Advertisement: Grape-nuts (Kate Smith and Ted Collins) -- Closing statement regarding the show's final program from Lake Placid
Control code
811404596
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.
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)811404596
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[KMBC early bird program : [Kate Smith, 1940-06-03 | 1940-09-13], Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company audition], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and disc etchings
  • KMBC early bird program: Radio audition recording of a country music program for sponsorship by Allis-Chalmers Manufacturing Company; station KMBC, Kansas City origin. Kate Smith: A women's talk show sponsored by Grape-nuts; CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
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
performed music
Content type code
  • prm
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • KMBC early bird program. Theme song -- Hoedown -- Birmingham jail, or, Down in the valley (Prairie Pioneers) -- Advertisement: Allis-Chalmers -- Old rattler (Ezra Hawkins and Aunt Faye) -- Program promotion -- The yodeling cowboy (Smokey Parker) -- Little green valley (Penny Lynn) -- Advertisement: Allis-Chalmers -- Theme song --
  • Kate Smith. On superstition (Kate Smith) -- Advertisement: Grape-nuts (Ted Collins and Kate Smith) -- What's new (segment): Latest developments on investigations surrounding a disaster at a New Jersey plant, speculation surrounding another plant, developments on the conscription plan, and latest news on the war (Ted Collins) -- On the story of Brigham Young, upon watching a film (Kate Smith) -- Advertisement: Grape-nuts (Kate Smith and Ted Collins) -- Closing statement regarding the show's final program from Lake Placid
Control code
811404596
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.
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)811404596
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Marr Sound ArchivesBorrow it
      800 E 51st St, Kansas City, MO, 64110, US
      39.034642 -94.576835
Processing Feedback ...