The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-20] | 1944-06-21], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-20] | 1944-06-21], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-20] | 1944-06-21]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1944-06-20]
  • 1944-06-21]
Contributor
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 June 20, 6:45 p.m. EWT, and June 21, 1944, 6:45 p.m. 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
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various CBS news correspondents
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1990
  • 1909-2003
  • 1915-
  • 1902-1977
  • 1905-1998
  • 1906-1983
  • 1911-1987
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edwards, Douglas
  • Lesueur, Laurence Edward
  • Fowle, Farnsworth
  • Edwards, Webley
  • Harsch, Joseph C.
  • Back, Gunnar
  • Shaw, Charles
  • Pryor, Don
  • 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
  • Cherbourg, Battle of, Cherbourg, France, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Saipan, Battle of, Northern Mariana Islands, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-20] | 1944-06-21], (sound recording ;)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news sponsored by General Electric. CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based 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, 1944-06-20. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry LeSueur reporting from Normandy) ; News from the Mediterranean zone (Farnsworth Fowle reporting from Rome) ; Update on the battle for Saipan (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; General Electric advertisement -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back) --
  • The world today, 1944-06-21. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (interrupted) (Larry LeSueur reporting from Normandy) ; Communique no. 32 on the battle in Cherbourg (Charles Shaw reporting from London) ; The latest action against the Japanese, specifically the battle in Saipan (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including Congress' extension of price control and political campaigns and views of the war (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric advertisement ; War bonds solicitation -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back)
Control code
795127058
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
  • glass 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-34B
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)795127058
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-20] | 1944-06-21], (sound recording ;)
Publication
Note
  • Cataloged from audition
  • Weeknight shortwave broadcast of world news sponsored by General Electric. CBS network origin
  • Instantaneous-cut glass-based 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, 1944-06-20. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry LeSueur reporting from Normandy) ; News from the Mediterranean zone (Farnsworth Fowle reporting from Rome) ; Update on the battle for Saipan (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; General Electric advertisement -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back) --
  • The world today, 1944-06-21. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (interrupted) (Larry LeSueur reporting from Normandy) ; Communique no. 32 on the battle in Cherbourg (Charles Shaw reporting from London) ; The latest action against the Japanese, specifically the battle in Saipan (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including Congress' extension of price control and political campaigns and views of the war (Don Pryor reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric advertisement ; War bonds solicitation -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Gunnar Back)
Control code
795127058
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
  • glass 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-34B
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)795127058
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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