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The Resource Cavalcade of transportation : Railway Express day, (sound recording)

Cavalcade of transportation : Railway Express day, (sound recording)

Label
Cavalcade of transportation : Railway Express day
Title
Cavalcade of transportation
Title remainder
Railway Express day
Title variation
Railway Express day
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
SFR
Date time place
Recorded live on Treasure Island, San Francisco, CA, March 4, 1939
Dewey number
385/.23/0973
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Speakers include Winslow Harnden, grandson of express service pioneer, William F. Harnden; Leland Cutler, Exposition president; L.O. Head, Railway Express Agency president
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1885-
  • 1939-1940
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Harnden, Winslow
  • Cutler, Leland W.
  • Head, Leon O
  • Golden Gate International Exposition
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Railway Express Agency
  • Golden Gate International Exposition
  • Express service
  • Live sound recordings
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
Cavalcade of transportation : Railway Express day, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Broadcast from the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition features speeches and skits about the history of the railway express business, from its founding one hundred years earlier through consolidation and introduction of the Air Express service. Introductory music is an orchestral rendition of the theme song from the 1936 motion picture, San Francisco
Bar code
31223082544298
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 78 rpm, mono.
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
78 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)811355547
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
Cavalcade of transportation : Railway Express day, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Broadcast from the 1939 Golden Gate International Exposition features speeches and skits about the history of the railway express business, from its founding one hundred years earlier through consolidation and introduction of the Air Express service. Introductory music is an orchestral rendition of the theme song from the 1936 motion picture, San Francisco
Bar code
31223082544298
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
3 sound discs
Groove width / pitch
coarse standard
Kind of cutting
lateral or combined cutting
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Other physical details
analog, 78 rpm, mono.
Special playback characteristics
unknown
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
78 rpm (discs)
System control number
(OCoLC)811355547
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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