The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1944-05-26] | 1944-05-27], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1944-05-26] | 1944-05-27], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-05-26] | 1944-05-27]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1944-05-26]
  • 1944-05-27]
Contributor
Actor
Commentator
Former owner
Host
Reporter
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World today (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded May 26, 1944, 6:45 EWT and May 27, 1944, 6:45 EWT from broadcast over station KMBC, Kansas City
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the National Endowment for the Humanities, Division of Preservation and Access, Humanities Collections and Reference Resources award presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
  • reporting
  • drama
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various CBS news correspondents
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1990
  • 1913-1993
  • 1909-2003
  • 1905-1998
  • 1906-1983
  • 1901-1988
  • 1912-1992
  • 1914-1978
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edwards, Douglas
  • Burdett, Winston
  • Pryor, Don
  • Lesueur, Laurence Edward
  • Harsch, Joseph C.
  • Back, Gunnar
  • Pawley, Edward
  • Sevareid, Eric
  • Downs, Bill
  • Dunn, William J.
  • Church, Arthur B.
  • KMBC (Radio station : Kansas City, Mo.)
  • Marr Sound Archives
  • National Endowment for the Humanities
Series statement
Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Anzio, Battle of, Anzio, Italy, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-05-26] | 1944-05-27], (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news sponsored by General Electric. CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
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
Contents
  • The world today, 1944-05-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Report on the fighting in Italy (Winston Burdett reporting from Anzio) ; Report regarding a proposed monetary conference (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; Report on activities in Britain (Larry LeSueur reporting from London) ; Updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back) --
  • Big town (fragment starring Edward J. Pawley as Steve Wilson) -- The world today, 1944-05-27. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Details on the war in Italy (Eric Sevareid reporting from Anzio) ; Report on activities in Britain (Bill Downs reporting from London) ; Report on developments in the southwest Pacific (William J. Dunn reporting from Australia) ; Report on U.S. headlines (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric public relations bulletin ; War bonds solicitation
Control code
794991604
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
Arthur Church, Jr.;
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-32B
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)794991604
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-05-26] | 1944-05-27], (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news sponsored by General Electric. CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer disc
  • Provenance: Arthur B. Church KMBC radio collection
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
Contents
  • The world today, 1944-05-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Report on the fighting in Italy (Winston Burdett reporting from Anzio) ; Report regarding a proposed monetary conference (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; Report on activities in Britain (Larry LeSueur reporting from London) ; Updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back) --
  • Big town (fragment starring Edward J. Pawley as Steve Wilson) -- The world today, 1944-05-27. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Details on the war in Italy (Eric Sevareid reporting from Anzio) ; Report on activities in Britain (Bill Downs reporting from London) ; Report on developments in the southwest Pacific (William J. Dunn reporting from Australia) ; Report on U.S. headlines (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric public relations bulletin ; War bonds solicitation
Control code
794991604
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
Arthur Church, Jr.;
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-32B
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)794991604
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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