The Resource Virginia 1960 news highlights,, (sound recording)

Virginia 1960 news highlights,, (sound recording)

Label
Virginia 1960 news highlights,, 1960 Dec. 31
Title
Virginia 1960 news highlights,
Inclusive dates
1960 Dec. 31
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Harry Monroe and Lon Backman, WRVA news broadcasters, look back at the major news events in Virginia of 1960, including a Capitol Airlines plane crash, integration of Richmond's schools, the sales tax battle in the General Assembly, the arrest of Harry L. Donovan and the scandal of Richmond police officers being on his payroll, sit-ins across Virginia to protest segregation, Henrico County floods, the merger of Henrico County and Richmond, downtown redevelopment, Richmond city elections, an interview with Oliver Powers on the capture of his son, U-2 pilot Francis Gary Powers, the national Democratic and Republican conventions, and the beginning of construction on the Chesapeake Bay-Bridge Tunnel
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 1960 news highlights,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 26 min., 35 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
001517209
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56044601
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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