The Resource New world a coming, Part 1, [Old freedom], (sound recording)

New world a coming, Part 1, [Old freedom], (sound recording)

Label
New world a coming, Part 1, [Old freedom]
Title
New world a coming
Title number
Part 1
Title part
[Old freedom]
Title variation
Old freedom
Contributor
Actor
Donor
Performer
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The story of an enslaved people who turned music into a weapon to help set them free. This program highlights the story behind certain spirituals. The stories of Nat Turner and Harriet Tubman are shared as well as performances of popular spirituals that coincide with the stories
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
New world a-coming (Radio program)
Credits note
Arthur Stern, writer; Joseph Gottlieb, director
Date time place
Originally broadcast May 21, 1946. Recorded by NBC Radio Recording for WMCA, New York
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
Michael Sage, announcer; starring Maurice Ellis, Virgil Richardson, Hilda Offley, Vinie Burrows, William Greaves, Norman Rose, Joseph Boland, Scott Tennyson, and Brownie McGhee; Abyssinian Baptist Church Philharmonic Glee Club; Alfreda Sandifer Wright (?), director
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1912-1995
  • 1917-2004
  • 1903-
  • 1915-1996
  • 1906-1960
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sage, Michael
  • Ellis, Maurice
  • Richardson, Virgil
  • Offley, Hilda
  • Burrows, Vinie
  • Greaves, William
  • Rose, Norman
  • Boland, Joseph
  • Tennyson, Scott
  • McGhee, Brownie
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Ottley, Roi
  • Abyssinian Baptist Church (New York, N.Y.)
  • WMCA (Radio station : New York, N.Y.)
  • City-Wide Citizens' Committee on Harlem
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Turner, Nat
  • Tubman, Harriet
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Spirituals (Songs)
  • Slaves
  • African Americans
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
New world a coming, Part 1, [Old freedom], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • A reference recording of a series, based on 'New world a-coming,' by Roi Ottley, produced in the studios of station WMCA, New York, in cooperation with the City-wide Citizens' Committee on Harlem
  • Episode title and additional data from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; recorded on one side only
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
560419636
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 45,394; reference number on Goldin's website: 66372
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,394
  • 66372
  • 16132
  • RR-35
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)560419636
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
New world a coming, Part 1, [Old freedom], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • A reference recording of a series, based on 'New world a-coming,' by Roi Ottley, produced in the studios of station WMCA, New York, in cooperation with the City-wide Citizens' Committee on Harlem
  • Episode title and additional data from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; recorded on one side only
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
560419636
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 45,394; reference number on Goldin's website: 66372
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,394
  • 66372
  • 16132
  • RR-35
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)560419636
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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