The Resource WRVA 35th anniversary : On the go, (sound recording)

WRVA 35th anniversary : On the go, (sound recording)

Label
WRVA 35th anniversary : On the go, 1960 Nov. 2
Title
WRVA 35th anniversary
Title remainder
On the go
Inclusive dates
1960 Nov. 2
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Lon Backman, WRVA broadcaster, interviews some of WRVA's Old Timers - J. Robert Beadles ("Bob Beadles"), Bertha Hewlett, Walter Bishop, and C. T. Lucy. Bob Beadles discusses his long service with WRVA, the early days of the radio station, and his involvement with the Corn Cob Pipe Club. Bertha Hewlett discusses the various jobs she has held during her long service with WRVA. Walter Bishop discusses WRVA's political coverage and news broadcasts, and expresses his opinion on the 1960 presidential election. C. T. Lucy talks about the beginning of WRVA and his work as an announcer for special events during the station's early years. These recordings contain heavy static
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
interviews
Label
WRVA 35th anniversary : On the go, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Duration: 37 min., 10 sec
  • This program is track 1-2 on WRVA - 463
  • Higher quality recordings of the interviews with Walter R. Bishop and Bertha Hewlett are available on WRVA - 462
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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, July 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
001517346
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm56081132
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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