The Resource Big Mo : refloating of the U.S.S. Missouri, (sound recording)

Big Mo : refloating of the U.S.S. Missouri, (sound recording)

Label
Big Mo : refloating of the U.S.S. Missouri, 1950 Jan. 31
Title
Big Mo
Title remainder
refloating of the U.S.S. Missouri
Inclusive dates
1950 Jan. 31
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Bill Willis, WRVA News Reporter, reports on the dress rehearsal for the refloating operation for the U.S.S. Missouri, which ran aground in the Chesapeake Bay on 17 January 1950. The ship was refloated on 1 February 1950 after unloading over 11,000 tons
Member of
Action
Described
Cataloging source
VIC
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Reformatting was funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Literary text for sound recordings
reporting
Label
Big Mo : refloating of the U.S.S. Missouri, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 9 min., 36 sec
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  • The Library of Virginia
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
  • Preservation CD was created using a Disc Makers ReflexPro4 CD by LVA, June 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascom CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, September 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001514757
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55619655
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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