The Resource [The world today : [The world today, 1945-08-28] | 1945-08-29], (sound recording ;)

[The world today : [The world today, 1945-08-28] | 1945-08-29], (sound recording ;)

Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-08-28] | 1945-08-29]
Title
[The world today
Title remainder
[The world today
Title number
  • 1945-08-28]
  • 1945-08-29]
Contributor
Commentator
Host
Reporter
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Related
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
World today (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded Aug. 28, 1945, 6:45 p.m. EWT, and Aug. 29, 1945, 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
  • 1914-1991
  • 1890-1970
  • 1905-1998
  • 1896-1978
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Daly, John Charles
  • Henry, William Mellors
  • 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
  • Japan
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • World War, 1939-1945
  • Reconstruction (1939-1951)
  • Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
  • World War, 1939-1945
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-08-28] | 1945-08-29], (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, 1945-08-28. Intro and updates (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Summary of U.S. events, including further developments in the army's discharge plans, controversy on OPA's policies on rationing, and discovery of a disappeared navy crew in a POW camp in Thailand (Bill Henry reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; European developments and U.S. news (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) --
  • The world today, 1945-08-29. Intro and updates, including the formal beginning of Allied occupation of Japan (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Report on developments in the Pacific (John Adams reporting from Manila) ; Progress of sea-born operations (Gene Rider reporting from Japan) ; Summary of U.S. events, including the release of the Pearl Harbor report, President Truman's reaction to the report, secretary of state's opinion on the turning point of the war, and the latest on the financial affairs of brigadier-general Elliott Roosevelt (Cliff Allen reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; News from London (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
795135881
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-37B
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)795135881
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[The world today : [The world today, 1945-08-28] | 1945-08-29], (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, 1945-08-28. Intro and updates (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Summary of U.S. events, including further developments in the army's discharge plans, controversy on OPA's policies on rationing, and discovery of a disappeared navy crew in a POW camp in Thailand (Bill Henry reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; European developments and U.S. news (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) --
  • The world today, 1945-08-29. Intro and updates, including the formal beginning of Allied occupation of Japan (John Daly reporting from New York) ; Report on developments in the Pacific (John Adams reporting from Manila) ; Progress of sea-born operations (Gene Rider reporting from Japan) ; Summary of U.S. events, including the release of the Pearl Harbor report, President Truman's reaction to the report, secretary of state's opinion on the turning point of the war, and the latest on the financial affairs of brigadier-general Elliott Roosevelt (Cliff Allen reporting from Washington, D.C.) ; News from London (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
795135881
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-37B
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)795135881
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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