The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-26] | 1944-06-27], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-26] | 1944-06-27], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-26] | 1944-06-27]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1944-06-26]
  • 1944-06-27]
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 26, 6:45 p.m. EWT, and June 27, 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-
  • 1890-1970
  • 1905-1998
  • 1906-1983
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edwards, Douglas
  • Lesueur, Laurence Edward
  • Fleming, James
  • Henry, William Mellors
  • Harsch, Joseph C.
  • Back, Gunnar
  • 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
  • Republican National Convention
  • Cherbourg, Battle of, Cherbourg, France, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-26] | 1944-06-27], (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, 1944-06-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry Lesueur reporting from Normandy) ; News of the victories in Russia, including the fall of Viteps (James Fleming reporting from Moscow) ; Opening day developments of the Republican National Convention (Bill Henry reporting from Chicago) ; 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) --
  • The world today, 1944-06-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry Lesueur reporting from Cherbourg, France) ; News from the Republican Convention (Bill Henry reporting from Chicago) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including a souring of Latin-American relations, French-American visits, signing of the price control act, and a promise of cooperation from Chiang Kai-shek (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
50449607
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
Note
Also forms part of: Voices of World War II--experiences from the front and at home. Sub-series: Looking ahead-- the post-war world; Now hear this.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-35B
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)50449607
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-06-26] | 1944-06-27], (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, 1944-06-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry Lesueur reporting from Normandy) ; News of the victories in Russia, including the fall of Viteps (James Fleming reporting from Moscow) ; Opening day developments of the Republican National Convention (Bill Henry reporting from Chicago) ; 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) --
  • The world today, 1944-06-26. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Update on the final battle for Cherbourg (Larry Lesueur reporting from Cherbourg, France) ; News from the Republican Convention (Bill Henry reporting from Chicago) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including a souring of Latin-American relations, French-American visits, signing of the price control act, and a promise of cooperation from Chiang Kai-shek (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
50449607
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
Note
Also forms part of: Voices of World War II--experiences from the front and at home. Sub-series: Looking ahead-- the post-war world; Now hear this.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-35B
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)50449607
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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