The Resource The big lie, (sound recording)

The big lie, (sound recording)

Label
The big lie
Title
The big lie
Creator
Contributor
Author of dialog
Compiler
Conductor
Donor
Narrator
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A narrated docudrama about the lies being spread around the world through the use of radio broadcasts by the Communists, and how Radio Free Europe combats what is known as "The big lie." The regional director of the Crusade for Freedom, J. Cameron Thomson speaks about what Americans can do to fight against communism. Includes sound-clips of General Dwight Eisenhower and General Lucius Clay and other unidentified individuals
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1912-2012
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Grim, George
Credits note
George Grim, compiler and writer; Ed Beeman, director; Bill Green, composer
Date time place
Originally broadcast Sept. 13, 1950, 9:00-9:30 p.m. Recorded by station WCCO, Minneapolis, Minn
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
Roger Krupp, announcer; Pat O'Brien, narrator; J. Cameron Thomson, speaker; Wally Olson, conductor; various speakers
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1909-1987
  • 1899-1983
  • 1890-1966
  • 1890-1969
  • 1897-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Krupp, Roger
  • O'Brien, Pat
  • Thomson, J. Cameron
  • Olson, Wally
  • Eisenhower, Dwight D.
  • Clay, Lucius D.
  • Goldin, J. David
  • WCCO (Radio station : Minneapolis, Minn.)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Radio Free Europe
  • Crusade for Freedom (Organization)
  • Communism and mass media
  • United States
  • Radio in propaganda
  • Propaganda, Communist
  • Anti-communist movements
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The big lie, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a narrated docudrama; with music and sound-clips. Includes advertisements to join the Crusade for Freedom. WCCO, Minneapolis, Minn. origination; sustaining
  • Additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
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
632391066
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: 46,018; reference number on Goldin's website: 66809
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,018
  • 66809
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)632391066
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The big lie, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Radio recording of a narrated docudrama; with music and sound-clips. Includes advertisements to join the Crusade for Freedom. WCCO, Minneapolis, Minn. origination; sustaining
  • Additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
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
632391066
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: 46,018; reference number on Goldin's website: 66809
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 46,018
  • 66809
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)632391066
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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