The Resource Galen Drake show, (sound recording)

Galen Drake show, (sound recording)

Label
Galen Drake show, 1955 Nov. 10
Title
Galen Drake show
Inclusive dates
1955 Nov. 10
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Galen Drake Show," 10 November 1955, from New York City, broadcast on WRVA. Drake talks about his recent trip to Richmond to take part in the 30th anniversary celebration for WRVA. He discusses the flight down, hospitality by Richmonders, tourist sights, including the Washington Statue in Capitol Square, the trip back to New York on the train, and other stories about his visit. Drake also interviews an amateur writer of cookbooks and restaurant reviews from New York City who discusses restaurant etiquette and tipping. There are also interviews with servicemen in the audience, and birthday's in the audience are also noted. The show's band performs various songs, including "You Make Me Feel So Young," "A Woman in Love" from "Guys and Dolls," "Breezing Along," "Forgive My Heart, Forgive Me," "Way Back Home," "Love and Marriage" from "Our Town," and "Kentucky."
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
other
Label
Galen Drake show, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 40 min., 1 sec
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
001515284
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55695248
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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