The Resource The world is yours, Part 1 of 2, [The story of earthquakes], (sound recording)

The world is yours, Part 1 of 2, [The story of earthquakes], (sound recording)

Label
The world is yours, Part 1 of 2, [The story of earthquakes]
Title
The world is yours
Title number
Part 1 of 2
Title part
[The story of earthquakes]
Title variation
Story of earthquakes
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author of dialog
Composer
Donor
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The Old Timer discusses earthquakes with Dr. Bassler, who demonstrates the elastic rebound theory on the Old Timer's hat. Dr. Bassler also discusses other causes for earthquakes and takes a look at some of the largest quakes. Dramatizations about events surrounding the large quakes are shared
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World is yours (Radio program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Tunick, Irve
Credits note
Irve Tunick, writer; Rudolf Schramm, composer; Dr. R.S. Bassler, technical advisor; prepared and presented by the U.S. Office of Education, Federal Security Agency for the Smithsonian Institution with the assistance of the Works Progress Administration
Date time place
Recorded from broadcast, Oct. 22, 1939, 4:30-5:00 p.m
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
  • other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Tom Hoier as the Old Timer; Elizabeth Morgan as Mona Jackson; Dr. R.S. Bassler, speaker
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1910-1971
  • 1878-1961
  • 1902-1981
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Hoier, Thomas P.
  • Morgan, Elizabeth
  • Bassler, Ray S.
  • Schramm, Rudolf
  • Goldin, J. David
  • 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
  • Earthquakes
  • Earthquakes
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The world is yours, Part 1 of 2, [The story of earthquakes], (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • 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. NBC Red net origination. Includes advertisements for program pamphlets
  • Episode title supplied by cataloger; additional data supplied by cataloger from audition and supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc. Recorded on one side only
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
609415888
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: 45,791; reference number on Goldin's website: 66693
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,791
  • 66693
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)609415888
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The world is yours, Part 1 of 2, [The story of earthquakes], (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • 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. NBC Red net origination. Includes advertisements for program pamphlets
  • Episode title supplied by cataloger; additional data supplied by cataloger from audition and supplemented by reference materials
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc. Recorded on one side only
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
609415888
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: 45,791; reference number on Goldin's website: 66693
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,791
  • 66693
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)609415888
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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