The Resource [This is my best, No. 15], Plot to overthrow Christmas, Norman Corwin, (sound recording)

[This is my best, No. 15], Plot to overthrow Christmas, Norman Corwin, (sound recording)

Label
[This is my best, No. 15], Plot to overthrow Christmas
Title
[This is my best
Title number
No. 15]
Title part
Plot to overthrow Christmas
Statement of responsibility
Norman Corwin
Title variation
Plot to overthrow Christmas
Creator
Contributor
Actor
Author of dialog
Composer
Conductor
Donor
Editor
Host
Speaker
Sponsor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Christmas story in verse: The devil and some of the biggest villains ever conspire to kill Santa Claus and end Christmas. Includes an aircheck for WBNS, Columbus, Ohio
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
This is my best (Radio program)
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1910-2011
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Corwin, Norman
Credits note
Norman Corwin, writer; prepared in collaboration with Whit Burnett; Bernard Katz, composer
Date time place
Originally broadcast Dec. 19, 1944, over CBS network. Recorded by the Ohio State University Teaching Aids Laboratory
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Cataloging project funded by the Andrew W. Mellon Foundation presented to the UMKC University Libraries Marr Sound Archives.
Literary text for sound recordings
drama
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Owen James, announcer; John McIntire, co-host; starring Orson Welles, co-host, actor; also starring Ray Collins and John Brown; Bernard Katz, conductor
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1907-1991
  • 1915-1985
  • -1957
  • 1899-1973
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • James, Owen
  • McIntire, John
  • Welles, Orson
  • Collins, Ray
  • Brown, John
  • Katz, Bernard
  • Burnett, Whit
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Cresta Blanca Wine Company
  • WBNS (Radio station : Columbus, Ohio)
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Christmas plays
  • Devil
  • Santa Claus
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
[This is my best, No. 15], Plot to overthrow Christmas, Norman Corwin, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Recording of the Christmas episode from the dramatic radio anthology. CBS network origination; sponsored by Cresta Blanca Wine Co
  • Additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
  • Duration: ca. 30:00
  • "Copy no. 1."
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
Control code
613710445
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
J. David Goldin;
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 45,754; reference number on Goldin's website: 47552
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,754
  • 47552
  • 1750
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)613710445
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
[This is my best, No. 15], Plot to overthrow Christmas, Norman Corwin, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Recording of the Christmas episode from the dramatic radio anthology. CBS network origination; sponsored by Cresta Blanca Wine Co
  • Additional data supplied by cataloger from audition
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut lacquer transcription disc; inside start
  • Duration: ca. 30:00
  • "Copy no. 1."
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
Control code
613710445
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
J. David Goldin;
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
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 45,754; reference number on Goldin's website: 47552
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 45,754
  • 47552
  • 1750
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)613710445
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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