The Resource Reading is fun : [Pro and con, [Episode 2], Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin | The folly of peacetime conscription], (sound recording ;)

Reading is fun : [Pro and con, [Episode 2], Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin | The folly of peacetime conscription], (sound recording ;)

Label
Reading is fun : [Pro and con, [Episode 2], Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin | The folly of peacetime conscription]
Title
Reading is fun
Title remainder
[Pro and con
Title number
[Episode 2]
Title part
  • Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin
  • The folly of peacetime conscription]
Title variation
Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin
Creator
Contributor
Author of dialog
Donor
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Reading is fun: With his beloved black cat Grimalkin as his constant companion, the young Quaker boy Benjamin West discovers and develops his talent as an artist. Pro and con: Representative Celler of New York speaks on the negative aspects of peacetime military conscription and a militaristic shaping of national policy
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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  • Reading is fun (Radio program)
  • Pro and con (Radio program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1902-1997
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Henry, Marguerite
Credits note
Reading is fun: Marguerite Henry and Wesley Dennis, writers; Homer Welch, producer; Glenn Shelly, organ music; Evelyn Sibley Lapman, dramatization
Date time place
Broadcast dates: Jan. 16, 1948 (Pro and con); Jan. 17, 1948 (Reading is fun)
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
  • lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Reading is fun: Gordon Bambrick, announcer; various actors. Pro and con: Leif Eid, announcer; Emanuel Celler, speaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1977
  • 1902-1976
  • 1888-1981
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  • Dennis, Wesley
  • Bambrick, Gordon
  • Eid, Leif
  • Celler, Emanuel
  • Goldin, J. David
  • KGW (Radio station : Portland, Or.)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • West, Benjamin
  • Artists
  • Cats
  • Draft
  • National security
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Reading is fun : [Pro and con, [Episode 2], Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin | The folly of peacetime conscription], (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of dramatized excerpts from original stories (Reading is fun) and a speech (Pro and con). KGW, Portland, Or. (Reading is fun) and Washington, D.C./NBC net (Pro and con) origination
  • Portions of title supplied by cataloger from audition; additional data from audition
  • Reading is fun: Produced in co-operation with Portland Junior League and the Portland Library Association
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
  • Durations: 14:30; 14:31
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
545012180
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: 44,790; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 67722 (Reading is fun); 67723 (Pro and con)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 44,790
  • 67722
  • 67723
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)545012180
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Reading is fun : [Pro and con, [Episode 2], Benjamin West and his cat Grimalkin | The folly of peacetime conscription], (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of dramatized excerpts from original stories (Reading is fun) and a speech (Pro and con). KGW, Portland, Or. (Reading is fun) and Washington, D.C./NBC net (Pro and con) origination
  • Portions of title supplied by cataloger from audition; additional data from audition
  • Reading is fun: Produced in co-operation with Portland Junior League and the Portland Library Association
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
  • Durations: 14:30; 14:31
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
545012180
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: 44,790; reference numbers on Goldin's website: 67722 (Reading is fun); 67723 (Pro and con)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 44,790
  • 67722
  • 67723
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)545012180
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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