The Resource Virginia weekly,, (sound recording)

Virginia weekly,, (sound recording)

Label
Virginia weekly,, 1956 Mar. 3
Title
Virginia weekly,
Inclusive dates
1956 Mar. 3
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Hosted by Bill Willis and Bill Thompson, this program discusses the honoring of Dr. Robert Woodhouse of Virginia Beach as reported in the Princess Anne Free Press, the slow replacement of coal burning locomotives with Diesel locomotives as reported in the Richlands Press, and the unification of the armed forces becoming a reality at Fort Lee as reported in the Fort Lee Traveller. Also includes the special announcement that Irby Hollans is replacing Willis and Thompson as host of the Virginia Weekly
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Virginia Weekly was a radio program featuring interesting and unusual happenings in Virginia as reported in weekly newspapers. It began on WRVA in the summer of 1938.
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 weekly,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 7 min., 45 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, June 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascom CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515377
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55748933
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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