The Resource Virginia 1956,, (sound recording)

Virginia 1956,, (sound recording)

Label
Virginia 1956,, 1956 Dec. 31
Title
Virginia 1956,
Inclusive dates
1956 Dec. 31
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"This is Virginia, the 1956 edition". Major news stories of 1956 in Virginia. Hosted by Jack Clements and Harry Monroe. Segregation issue is the overriding theme of the year. Includes rundown of the segregation related events throughout 1956, including the passage of the Interposition resolution in the General Assembly, the closing of Seashore State Park, the special session of the General Assembly, the Gray Plan, the Stanley Plan, and Pupil assignment. Other major news stories include the school bond issue, the death of Alben Barkely at the Washington and Lee University Mock Political Convention, the 1956 Democratic National Convention in Chicago, the Republican National Convention, the Richmond city jail, and the Richmond-Petersburg Turnpike
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
reporting
Label
Virginia 1956,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 25 min., 57 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, 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
001515141
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55677349
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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