The Resource [Special broadcast : [Philco's radio hall of fame, 1945-02-25] | 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program | 1945-02-25, part 1], Iwo Jima

[Special broadcast : [Philco's radio hall of fame, 1945-02-25] | 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program | 1945-02-25, part 1], Iwo Jima

Label
[Special broadcast : [Philco's radio hall of fame, 1945-02-25] | 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program | 1945-02-25, part 1], Iwo Jima
Title
[Special broadcast
Title remainder
[Philco's radio hall of fame
Title number
  • 1945-02-25]
  • 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program
  • 1945-02-25, part 1]
Title part
Iwo Jima
Contributor
Actor
Conductor
Host
Instrumentalist
Narrator
Singer
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
  • Special broadcast. [Recording already in progress]. Report from Guam as American flag is raised on Mount Suribachi in Iwo Jima. The reporter is with Lieutenant General Holland Smith and his marines. Description of terrain. Description of how the battle progressed toward an American win including Vice Admiral Turner's Expeditionary Forces which began the attack one week ago. Description of why Japan defends that island. Description of battles up to now. Admiral Raymond Spruance's fifth fleet joined up after Admiral Turner's attack. Allied losses of human life were less than Japan's. Fleet Admiral Nimitz put forth what he termed "a steamroller". Description of how Guam has fared since it was recaptured by America and with American military help. Lists the commanders' who helped in the win at Iwo Jima: Lieutenant General Harmon, Major General Curtis Emerson LeMay of the 21st Bomber Command, Major General Haywood S. Hansell, Fifth Amphibious Corps of the Marines under the direction of Lieutenant General Harry Schmidt
  • Philco's radio hall of fame. Nigel Bruce and Frances Langford discuss Bob Hope's attraction to 'sweater girls'. Ed Gardner joins the discussion and does a "Duffy's Tavern" routine
  • Westinghouse program. John Nesbitt tells history through the story about a sequoia tree [Recording ends]
Related
Member of
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Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
  • Philco's Radio Hall of Fame (Radio program)
  • Westinghouse Program (Radio program)
Date of event
  • 1945 February 25
  • 1945 February 25
  • 1945 Febuary 25
Form of composition
popular music
Format of music
not applicable
Music parts
not applicable
Other event information
  • Instantaneous recording of a special report
  • Instantaneous recording of Philco's radio hall of fame
  • Instanteously recording Westinghouse Program
PerformerNote
  • Philco's radio hall of fame. Jimmy Wallington, announcer ; Paul Whiteman, conductor ; and his orchestra ; Frances Langford, mistress of ceremonies, vocals, actor ; Nigel Bruce, Ed (Archie) Gardner, actor ; Johnny Mercer, Ray Eberle, The Hoosier Hot Shots, vocals
  • Westinghouse program. John Nesbitt, narrator ; Victor Young and his orchestra ; John Charles Thomas, host, baritone ; Ken Darby, conductor ; Westinghouse Chorus, vocals
Place of event
  • Guam, territory of the United States of America.
  • Earl Carroll Theater, Hollywood, California, United States of America.
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1890-1967
  • 1895-1953
  • 1901-1963
  • 1909-1976
  • 1910-1960
  • 1900-1956
  • 1891-1960
  • 1905-1986
  • 1843-1905
  • 1878-1927
  • 1891-1964
  • 1837-1909
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Wallington, Jimmy
  • Whiteman, Paul
  • Langford, Frances
  • Bruce, Nigel
  • Gardner, Ed
  • Mercer, Johnny
  • Eberle, Ray
  • Nesbitt, John
  • Young, Victor
  • Thomas, John Charles
  • Darby, Ken
  • Arlen, Harold
  • Kelley, Daniel E.
  • Ball, Ernest R.
  • Porter, Cole
  • Molloy, J. L.
  • Paul Whiteman Orchestra
  • Hoosier Hot Shots (Musical group)
  • Victor Young Orchestra
  • Westinghouse Chorus
  • Philco Radio and Television Corp
  • Westinghouse Electric & Manufacturing Company
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Smith, Holland M.
  • Turner, Richmond Kelly
  • Spruance, Raymond Ames
  • Nimitz, Chester W.
  • Harmon, Millard Fillmore
  • United States
  • LeMay, Curtis E.
  • Hansell, Haywood S.
  • United States
  • Schmidt, Harry
  • News recordings
  • Radio journalism
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Radio programs, Musical
  • Popular music
  • Motion picture music
  • Musicals
  • Giant sequoia
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[Special broadcast : [Philco's radio hall of fame, 1945-02-25] | 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program | 1945-02-25, part 1], Iwo Jima
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recordings of a special news broadcast, a variety radio show sponsored by Philco, and a popular music radio show sponsored by Westinghouse
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass lacquer disc
  • Durations: 22:23; 20:48
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • spoken word
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Philco's hall of fame. [Recording already in progress]. All of sudden my heart sings / Jamblan, Henri Laurent Herpin, Harold Rome -- Blues in the night / Harold Arlen [Recording ends]
  • Westinghouse program. Home, home on the range / Daniel E. Kelley (excerpt) -- Love me and the world is mine / Ernie Ball -- Anything goes. All through the night / Cole Porter (Victor Young, arranger) -- Bendemeer's stream -- The ash grove ; Kerry dance / James L. Molloy [Recording ends]
Control code
1179007664
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 00029MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
00029MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1179007664
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[Special broadcast : [Philco's radio hall of fame, 1945-02-25] | 1945-02-25, partial], [Westinghouse program | 1945-02-25, part 1], Iwo Jima
Publication
Note
  • Instantaneous recordings of a special news broadcast, a variety radio show sponsored by Philco, and a popular music radio show sponsored by Westinghouse
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut glass lacquer disc
  • Durations: 22:23; 20:48
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
  • spoken word
  • performed music
Content type code
  • spw
  • prm
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
  • rdacontent
Contents
  • Philco's hall of fame. [Recording already in progress]. All of sudden my heart sings / Jamblan, Henri Laurent Herpin, Harold Rome -- Blues in the night / Harold Arlen [Recording ends]
  • Westinghouse program. Home, home on the range / Daniel E. Kelley (excerpt) -- Love me and the world is mine / Ernie Ball -- Anything goes. All through the night / Cole Porter (Victor Young, arranger) -- Bendemeer's stream -- The ash grove ; Kerry dance / James L. Molloy [Recording ends]
Control code
1179007664
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
  • 16 in.
  • 16 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
UMKC: Marr copy forms part of the J. David Goldin Collection.
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 00029MG
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono
Physical substance
vinyl
Publisher number
00029MG
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)1179007664
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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