The Resource Program of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,000 watt transmitter,, (sound recording)

Program of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,000 watt transmitter,, (sound recording)

Label
Program of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,000 watt transmitter,, 1939 Mar. 17
Title
Program of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,000 watt transmitter,
Inclusive dates
1939 Mar. 17
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Broadcast of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,00 watt transmitter on 17 March 1939. Program included music, congratulatory words from WRVA's national affiliate, CBS, Governor James H. Price, and Senator Harry F. Byrd, information on the establishment of WRVA, highlights of WRVA's broadcasting history, and a description of the new transmitter from its site on the James River in eastern Henrico County, Virginia. Produced by CBS, the program goes back and forth between New York and Richmond
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
Program of the dedication of WRVA's new 50,000 watt transmitter,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 32 min., 31 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, May 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascam CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001514697
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55617075
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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