The Resource Dick Gillis, : Robert E. Lee's birthday, (sound recording)

Dick Gillis, : Robert E. Lee's birthday, (sound recording)

Label
Dick Gillis, : Robert E. Lee's birthday, 1957 Jan. 19
Title
Dick Gillis,
Title remainder
Robert E. Lee's birthday
Inclusive dates
1957 Jan. 19
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recording of Dick Gillis speaking with Walter R. Bishop and Ray Kennedy on the occasion of Robert E. Lee's birthday, 19 January 1957. Includes biographical information on Lee, Bishop expressing surprise that large observations of Lee's birthday are no longer celebrated like when he was a boy, Gillis recounting medals being pinned on his chest by his grandfather, a Confederate veteran, Bishop and Gillis remembering the stories about Lee told to them when they were younger by veterans, and Kennedy listing the various radio programs regarding Lee's birthday being broadcast over WRVA
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
Dick Gillis, : Robert E. Lee's birthday, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 18 min., 20 sec
  • This recording is track 1 on WRVA - 322
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • 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, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515393
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55752687
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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