The Resource The tunnel, (sound recording)

The tunnel, (sound recording)

Label
The tunnel, 1968 Oct. 2
Title
The tunnel
Inclusive dates
1968 Oct. 2
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"The Tunnel," a documentary on the 1925 Chesapeake and Ohio Railroad tunnel collapse in the Church Hill district of Richmond, Virginia, narrated by Derwood Felton. The history of the accident is documented, and includes information on the tunnel's construction, and the fear of its collapse in the 1870's. Includes comments by local historians and people who witnessed the aftermath of the accident, as well as information on the rescue efforts to save any survivors. The end of the recording features a commercial spot for the program
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
The tunnel, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 24 min., 51 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, July 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascom CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, February 2004. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001516952
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55988824
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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