The Resource NBC Monitor : Salute to Jamestown, (sound recording)

NBC Monitor : Salute to Jamestown, (sound recording)

Label
NBC Monitor : Salute to Jamestown, 1962 May 13
Title
NBC Monitor
Title remainder
Salute to Jamestown
Inclusive dates
1962 May 13
Title variation
Salute to Jamestown
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A recording from the NBC program "Monitor," in which the narrator recounts a brief history of the travels to and settlement of English colonists at Jamestown in 1607. Marking the 355th anniversary of the colonists' arrival, the program also provides dramatic readings from the day, including excerpts from the written narratives of George Percy, early governor of Jamestown, as well as from the popular London play of the day "Eastward Ho."
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
history
Label
NBC Monitor : Salute to Jamestown, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 06 min., 05 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, August 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascam CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, March 2004. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001518342
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56203485
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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