The Resource U.N. story, #11, A letter to the world, (sound recording)

U.N. story, #11, A letter to the world, (sound recording)

Label
U.N. story, #11, A letter to the world
Title
U.N. story
Title number
#11
Title part
A letter to the world
Title variation
Letter to the world
Contributor
Donor
Host
Interviewee
Interviewer
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
An interview with Drake McGuffey who is a relative of Alexander and William McGuffey the authors of McGuffey's Reader. Drake talks about working at the U.N. and how it excites him to be a part of history in the making. Sparks talks to McGuffey's boss at the U.N. and talks about his wartime experiences
Member of
Cataloging source
UMK
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/collectionName
U.N. story (Radio program)
Date time place
Recorded on May 4, 1949 by the United Nations. Broadcast date handwritten on label May 23, 1949
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
interviews
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Jeff Sparks, interviewer; Drake McGuffey, interviewee
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Sparks, Jeff
  • McGuffey, Drake
  • Goldin, J. David
  • Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
  • Marr Sound Archives
Series statement
J. David Goldin collection
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • United Nations
  • United Nations
  • McGuffey, Drake
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
U.N. story, #11, A letter to the world, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Radio broadcasts of an interview
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut orthacoustic transcription disc; recorded on one side only
  • Duration: 14:20
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
313477382
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,821; reference number on Goldin's website: 55547
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,821
  • 55547
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)313477382
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
U.N. story, #11, A letter to the world, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Radio broadcasts of an interview
  • Provenance: J. David Goldin collection
  • Instantaneous-cut orthacoustic transcription disc; recorded on one side only
  • Duration: 14:20
Capture and storage technique
direct storage not acoustical
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
313477382
Dimensions
16 in.
Dimensions
16 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Immediate source of acquisition
J. David Goldin;
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
instantaneous recorded on the spot
Kind of material
aluminum with lacquer
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
http://bibfra.me/vocab/marc/numberingPerculiarities
Reference number on paper finding aid: 39,821; reference number on Goldin's website: 55547
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • 39,821
  • 55547
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)313477382
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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