The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1944-10-16] | 1944-10-17], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1944-10-16] | 1944-10-17], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-10-16] | 1944-10-17]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1944-10-16]
  • 1944-10-17]
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 Oct. 16, 1944, 6:45 p.m. EWT, and Oct. 17, 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
  • other
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various CBS new correspondents
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1917-1990
  • 1902-1977
  • 1905-1998
  • 1914-2002
  • 1890-1970
  • 1886-1952
  • 1909-1965
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Edwards, Douglas
  • Hottelet, Richard C.
  • Edwards, Webley
  • Harsch, Joseph C.
  • Smith, Howard K.
  • Henry, William Mellors
  • Higgins, Andrew Jackson
  • Sloane, Everett
  • 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
  • Roosevelt, Franklin D.
  • Aachen, Battle of, Aachen, Germany, 1944
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Presidents
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-10-16] | 1944-10-17], (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, 1944-10-16. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Wire recording of live coverage from the Battle of Aachen (Richard C. Hottelet reporting from Aachen, Germany via London) ; Update from the Pacific (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including an update from the War Food Administration and announcement on Republican candidate Dewey (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) -- General Electric advertisement (Bill Adams, speaker) ; War bonds solicitation (Bill Adams, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement --
  • The world today, 1944-10-17. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; German saboteurs in France (Howard K. Smith reporting from Allied headquarters, France) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including a description of the news conference from the White House regarding Roosevelt's lecture on the Normandy invasion (Bill Henry reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric advertisement (Bill Adams, speaker) ; War bond solicitation (Bill Adams, speaker) -- Special political broadcast (sponsored by the Democratic National Committee). A call to re-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt (Andrew J. Higgins, businessman, speaker) ; Reading of statements made by Thomas C. Dewey (Everett Sloane, special announcer for the Democratic National Committee, speaker)
Control code
49788377
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: D-Day and the war in Europe; Now hear this.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-36B
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)49788377
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1944-10-16] | 1944-10-17], (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, 1944-10-16. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; Wire recording of live coverage from the Battle of Aachen (Richard C. Hottelet reporting from Aachen, Germany via London) ; Update from the Pacific (Webley Edwards reporting from Pearl Harbor) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including an update from the War Food Administration and announcement on Republican candidate Dewey (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) -- General Electric advertisement (Bill Adams, speaker) ; War bonds solicitation (Bill Adams, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement --
  • The world today, 1944-10-17. Intro and updates (Douglas Edwards reporting from New York) ; German saboteurs in France (Howard K. Smith reporting from Allied headquarters, France) ; Summary of events in the U.S., including a description of the news conference from the White House regarding Roosevelt's lecture on the Normandy invasion (Bill Henry reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; General Electric advertisement (Bill Adams, speaker) ; War bond solicitation (Bill Adams, speaker) -- Special political broadcast (sponsored by the Democratic National Committee). A call to re-elect Franklin D. Roosevelt (Andrew J. Higgins, businessman, speaker) ; Reading of statements made by Thomas C. Dewey (Everett Sloane, special announcer for the Democratic National Committee, speaker)
Control code
49788377
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: D-Day and the war in Europe; Now hear this.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-36B
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)49788377
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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