The Resource The epic of America : [The world is yours, Pgm. no. 7, part 1 | Part 2], The story of petroleum, (sound recording ;)

The epic of America : [The world is yours, Pgm. no. 7, part 1 | Part 2], The story of petroleum, (sound recording ;)

Label
The epic of America : [The world is yours, Pgm. no. 7, part 1 | Part 2], The story of petroleum
Title
The epic of America
Title remainder
[The world is yours
Title number
  • Pgm. no. 7, part 1
  • Part 2]
Title part
The story of petroleum
Title variation
North begins to hustle
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Adapter
Author of dialog
Composer
Donor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The epic of America: A drama about how the North becomes industrialized, the West expands, and war looms between the North and South. The world is yours: A drama about a chemist who leaves his wife to travel and eventually arrives in the Oklahoma oil fields. Along the way he learns about the uses of petroleum, how to drill for petroleum, how scientists find oil by looking at fossils, and about oil refineries
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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World is yours (Radio program)
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Fontaine, Leo
Credits note
The epic of America: Produced by The Federal Theatre, Radio Division of the W.P.A.; Leo Fontaine, adapter. The world is yours: Peter J. Harkins, writer; Rudolf Schramm, composer; William F. Foshag, technical advisor; prepared and presented by the U.S. Office of Education, Department of the Interior for the Smithsonian Institution with the assistance of the Works Progress Administration
Date time place
The epic of America: recorded Jan. 9, 1938 by WOR. The world is yours: originally broadcast Dec. 12, 1938. Date handwritten on label: Dec. 18, 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
  • drama
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
The epic of America: various actors. The world is yours: Tom Hoier as the Old Timer; Elizabeth Morgan as Mona Jackson; various actors
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1971
  • 1902-1981
  • 1878-1949
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harkins, Peter J.
  • Hoier, Thomas P.
  • Morgan, Elizabeth
  • Schramm, Rudolf
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Adams, James Truslow
  • Federal Theatre Project (U.S.)
  • Smithsonian Institution
  • United States
  • United States
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
  • United States
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United States
  • Industrial revolution
  • United States
  • United States
  • Petroleum industry and trade
  • Petroleum
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The epic of America : [The world is yours, Pgm. no. 7, part 1 | Part 2], The story of petroleum, (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • WOR: Serial no. 2968
  • A reference recording of dramatic vignettes based on the book by James Truslow Adams; in part with music (The epic of America). Mutual net origination; sustaining. Also includes a radio reference recording of an educational program featuring dramatic skits based on the exhibits and scientific investigations of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; in part with music (The world is yours). NBC Red net origination. Includes advertisements for program pamphlets
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
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
630192648
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: 45,775; reference number on Goldin's website: 66828 (The epic of America), 66654 (The story of petroleum)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,775
  • 66828
  • 66654
  • 2968
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)630192648
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The epic of America : [The world is yours, Pgm. no. 7, part 1 | Part 2], The story of petroleum, (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • WOR: Serial no. 2968
  • A reference recording of dramatic vignettes based on the book by James Truslow Adams; in part with music (The epic of America). Mutual net origination; sustaining. Also includes a radio reference recording of an educational program featuring dramatic skits based on the exhibits and scientific investigations of the Smithsonian Institution, Washington, D.C.; in part with music (The world is yours). NBC Red net origination. Includes advertisements for program pamphlets
  • Titles and additional data supplied by cataloger from audition; supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
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
630192648
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: 45,775; reference number on Goldin's website: 66828 (The epic of America), 66654 (The story of petroleum)
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,775
  • 66828
  • 66654
  • 2968
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)630192648
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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