The Resource [The American school of the air, No. 8, New horizons | On the trail of Moby Dick], (sound recording)

[The American school of the air, No. 8, New horizons | On the trail of Moby Dick], (sound recording)

Label
[The American school of the air, No. 8, New horizons | On the trail of Moby Dick]
Title
[The American school of the air
Title number
No. 8
Title part
  • New horizons
  • On the trail of Moby Dick]
Title variation
  • New horizons
  • On the trail of Moby Dick
  • Columbia's American school of the air
Contributor
Donor
Host
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
New horizons series ran on Wednesdays and featured American explorers. The 8th installment includes a question and answer session about whales with Roy Chapman Andrews and an audio voyage on a whaling ship to see how the great beasts are harvested and what is required to for safety at sea
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
American school of the air (Radio program)
Credits note
Hans Christian Adamson, writer; George Allen, director; produced in cooperation with the American Museumof Natural History
Date time place
Recorded Dec. 8, 1938
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
other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Frank Gallop, announcer; Roy Chapman Andrews, host; Walter Granger, speaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1884-1960
  • 1872-1941
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Gallop, Frank
  • Andrews, Roy Chapman
  • Granger, Walter
  • Goldin, J. David
  • WBNS (Radio station : Columbus, Ohio)
  • Columbia Broadcasting System, inc
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Whales
  • Whaling
  • Whaling ships
  • Ocean travel
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The American school of the air, No. 8, New horizons | On the trail of Moby Dick], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of an educational program. Includes aircheck from WBNS, Columbus, Ohio. CBS net origination
  • Title supplied by cataloger and contents supplied by J. David Goldin
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Duration: 30:00
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
503329072
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: 44,542; reference number on Goldin's website: 67616
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 44,542
  • 67616
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)503329072
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The American school of the air, No. 8, New horizons | On the trail of Moby Dick], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of an educational program. Includes aircheck from WBNS, Columbus, Ohio. CBS net origination
  • Title supplied by cataloger and contents supplied by J. David Goldin
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Duration: 30:00
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
503329072
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: 44,542; reference number on Goldin's website: 67616
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 44,542
  • 67616
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)503329072
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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