The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1945-05-03] | 1945-05-04], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1945-05-03] | 1945-05-04], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-05-03] | 1945-05-04]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1945-05-03]
  • 1945-05-04]
Contributor
Commentator
Former owner
Host
Reporter
Speaker
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
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World today (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded May 3, 1945, 6:45 EWT and May 4, 1945, 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
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Various CBS news correspondents
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1914-1991
  • 1917-1990
  • 1912-1992
  • 1887-1976
  • 1914-1978
  • 1905-1998
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daly, John Charles
  • Collingwood, Charles
  • Edwards, Douglas
  • Sevareid, Eric
  • Trout, Robert
  • Murrow, Edward R.
  • Montgomery of Alamein, Bernard Law Montgomery
  • Downs, Bill
  • Harsch, Joseph C.
  • 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
  • United Nations Conference on International Organization
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • V-E Day, 1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-05-03] | 1945-05-04], (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, 1944-05-03. Intro and updates (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Details of new victories on Europe's battlefields (Charles Collingwood reporting from supreme Allied headquarters, Paris) ; Report on imminent Allied victory (Douglas Edwards reporting from London) ; War updates and summary of U.S. events (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Report on the United Nations conference to establish a world security organization (Eric Sevareid reporting from San Francisco) ; General Electric advertisement (Don Baker, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Bob Trout) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Bern Bennett) --
  • The world today, 1944-05-04. Intro and updates, including Eisenhower's announcement of German defeat (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Details of the German surrender, including a wire recording of the remarks of field marshall Montgomery (Edward R. Murrow reporting from London) ; Comments on the occasion of the surrender of German forces in northern Germany (Bill Downs reporting) ; Recap (John Daly reporting from New York) ; General Electric advertisement (Don Baker, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Bern Bennett)
Control code
49786602
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
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; We interrupt this program.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-37A
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)49786602
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-05-03] | 1945-05-04], (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, 1944-05-03. Intro and updates (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Details of new victories on Europe's battlefields (Charles Collingwood reporting from supreme Allied headquarters, Paris) ; Report on imminent Allied victory (Douglas Edwards reporting from London) ; War updates and summary of U.S. events (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Report on the United Nations conference to establish a world security organization (Eric Sevareid reporting from San Francisco) ; General Electric advertisement (Don Baker, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Bob Trout) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Bern Bennett) --
  • The world today, 1944-05-04. Intro and updates, including Eisenhower's announcement of German defeat (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Details of the German surrender, including a wire recording of the remarks of field marshall Montgomery (Edward R. Murrow reporting from London) ; Comments on the occasion of the surrender of German forces in northern Germany (Bill Downs reporting) ; Recap (John Daly reporting from New York) ; General Electric advertisement (Don Baker, speaker) -- The meaning of the news (sponsored by B.F. Goodrich). Analysis (Joseph C. Harsch) ; B.F. Goodrich advertisement (Bern Bennett)
Control code
49786602
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
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; We interrupt this program.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
KMBC-HV-TRAN-37A
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)49786602
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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