The Resource William and Mary honors convocation,, (sound recording)

William and Mary honors convocation,, (sound recording)

Label
William and Mary honors convocation,, 1948 Apr. 2
Title
William and Mary honors convocation,
Inclusive dates
1948 Apr. 2
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recording of the Honors Convocation at the College of William and Mary on 2 April 1948. The ceremony was dedicated to American-Canadian friendship and includes speeches from Governor William M. Tuck, Prime Minister of Canada Mackenzie King, Governor-General of Canada Viscount Alexander of Tunis, and President Harry S. Truman. Each of these speakers received an honorary degree. Viscount Alexander delivered the principal address. Alden Aaroe, John Tansey, and Walter Bishop reported on the event for WRVA
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
other
Label
William and Mary honors convocation,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 1 hr., 13 min., 54 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
2 sound discs
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 Tascam CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Organization method
WRVA - 342 contains parts 1-3. WRVA 343 contains part 4.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001516496
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55893373
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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