The Resource [Olympics of the air : [The world today, 1939-03-12, part 2] | 1939-04-13, News from Europe], (sound recording)

[Olympics of the air : [The world today, 1939-03-12, part 2] | 1939-04-13, News from Europe], (sound recording)

Label
[Olympics of the air : [The world today, 1939-03-12, part 2] | 1939-04-13, News from Europe]
Title
[Olympics of the air
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1939-03-12, part 2]
  • 1939-04-13
Title part
News from Europe]
Contributor
Former owner
Host
Reporter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Olympics of the air, 1939-03-12: From quiz round 3 through the end of the program; followed by a fragment of The Goldbergs sponsored by Oxydol. The world today: The latest war developments from Europe as reported via shortwave from London; followed by an unidentified musical program fragment
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Olympics of the air (Radio program)
  • World today (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded Sunday, Mar. 12, 1939, 4 p.m. Central and Friday, Apr. 14, 1939, from broadcast over station KMBC, Kansas City
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
  • other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Olympics of the air: Walt Lochman, host. The world today: Edward R. Murrow, CBS correspondent in London
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1896-1978
  • 1913-1996
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Lochman, Walt
  • Murrow, Edward R.
  • Church, Arthur B.
  • Gould, Morton
  • 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
  • Sports
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Popular music
  • Symphonies
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Olympics of the air : [The world today, 1939-03-12, part 2] | 1939-04-13, News from Europe], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and handwritten information on original sleeve
  • Sports news and quiz radio program originating from station KMBC, Kansas City (Olympics of the air) and a weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news originating from CBS network (The world today)
  • 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
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unidentified musical program fragment: I'm happy about the whole thing -- Heaven can wait -- American symphonette no. 2. Pavane / Morton Gould -- Tears from my inkwell
Control code
798717653
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)798717653
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Olympics of the air : [The world today, 1939-03-12, part 2] | 1939-04-13, News from Europe], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition and handwritten information on original sleeve
  • Sports news and quiz radio program originating from station KMBC, Kansas City (Olympics of the air) and a weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news originating from CBS network (The world today)
  • 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
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Unidentified musical program fragment: I'm happy about the whole thing -- Heaven can wait -- American symphonette no. 2. Pavane / Morton Gould -- Tears from my inkwell
Control code
798717653
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)798717653
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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