The Resource Powhatan Hill address,, (sound recording)

Powhatan Hill address,, (sound recording)

Label
Powhatan Hill address,, 1957 June 8
Title
Powhatan Hill address,
Inclusive dates
1957 June 8
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Address, 8 June 1957, by Samuel Merrifield Bemiss (1894-1966), on the early settlement of Virginia, given at Powhatan Hill in Richmond as part of the Richmond-Jamestown Festival Week festivities. Topics include Jamestown, the Virginia Company of London, Captain Christopher Newport, Sir Walter Raleigh, England under Elizabeth I, and the development of the Virginia colony and its English traditions
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
President of the Virginia Historical Society (1952-1958).
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
lectures speeches
Label
Powhatan Hill address,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 10 min., 30 sec
  • Track 2 is a repeat of a portion of "Sideviews on the News" found on WRVA - 99
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, September 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001514700
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55617482
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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