The Resource Virginia Association of Broadcasters best news operation entry for 1984, (sound recording)

Virginia Association of Broadcasters best news operation entry for 1984, (sound recording)

Label
Virginia Association of Broadcasters best news operation entry for 1984
Title
Virginia Association of Broadcasters best news operation entry for 1984
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This recording contains sound clips of WRVA news coverage of the top stories in Virginia of 1984 including: the escape and recapture of six death row inmates from Mecklenburg Correctional Center in Boydton, Virginia; the Virginia General Assembly session; the proposal to extend Route 288; the election of Roy West to the Richmond City Council; the United States Senate election between Democrat Edythe Harrison and Republican John Warner; the presidential election between Ronald Reagan and Walter Mondale; the opening of Richmond's Sixth Marketplace; the nomination of J. Harvie Wilkinson, III, to the Fourth Circuit Court of Appeals; and the execution of Linwood Briley. Also mentions the WRVA News Documentaries focusing on spousal abuse, daycare centers, and Kepone
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 Association of Broadcasters best news operation entry for 1984, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 16 min., 1 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, August 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascam CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, February 2004. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001518678
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56338157
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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