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The Resource The years to remember

The years to remember

Label
The years to remember
Title
The years to remember
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
A collection of excerpts from radio broadcasts from a variety of sources, detailing the major historical events leading up to World War II and of American professional sports in the 1930s & early 1940s
Related
Cataloging source
SAP
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
HE8678
LC item number
.Y4
Literary text for sound recordings
  • reporting
  • history
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Narrated by Jack Benny & Frank Knight
Series statement
Living sound
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The years to remember
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The march toward World War II: The King George V funeral ; King Edward VIII abdication ; King George VI coronation ; The Munich Conference ; Prime Minister Chamberlain reports to the world ; Hitler declares war on Poland ; Chamberlain announces war with Germany ; "America hates war" (FDR) ; "Give us the tools" (Winston Churchill) -- Radio's on-the-spot coverage of sports: The Jack Dempsey-Gene Tunney fight ; Schmeling defeats Joe Lewis ; Max Baer, Gene Tunney, Jack Dempsey comment as Louis defeats Schmeling in the re-match ; Jesse Owens in 1936 Olympics, Ted Husing reports ; 1937 Davis Cup tennis match, Budge vs. Kramm ; Whirlaway wins the Kentucky Derby (with Clem McCarthy)
  • Radio reports World War II: Pearl Harbor to Corregidor ; Pearl Harbor bulletin ; Eyewitness report Manila bombing ; "Day of infamy" (FDR) ; The last broadcast from Corregidor ; "D" Day to final victory ; Dwight D. Eisenhower announces "D" Day landings ; FDR prays on "D" Day ; "Live" report from landing ship ; Iwo Jima invaded, eyewitness account ; President Truman's congressional tribute ; Winston Churchill on VE day ; President Truman announces Hiroshima "A" bomb attack ; General MacArthur at signing of peace treaty with Japan -- Radio's great moments of pathos: Babe Ruth's final message ; Lou Gehrig says goodbye at Yankee Stadium
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • SY 5185
  • LW 449
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852901530
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The years to remember
Publication
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Content category
performed music
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • The march toward World War II: The King George V funeral ; King Edward VIII abdication ; King George VI coronation ; The Munich Conference ; Prime Minister Chamberlain reports to the world ; Hitler declares war on Poland ; Chamberlain announces war with Germany ; "America hates war" (FDR) ; "Give us the tools" (Winston Churchill) -- Radio's on-the-spot coverage of sports: The Jack Dempsey-Gene Tunney fight ; Schmeling defeats Joe Lewis ; Max Baer, Gene Tunney, Jack Dempsey comment as Louis defeats Schmeling in the re-match ; Jesse Owens in 1936 Olympics, Ted Husing reports ; 1937 Davis Cup tennis match, Budge vs. Kramm ; Whirlaway wins the Kentucky Derby (with Clem McCarthy)
  • Radio reports World War II: Pearl Harbor to Corregidor ; Pearl Harbor bulletin ; Eyewitness report Manila bombing ; "Day of infamy" (FDR) ; The last broadcast from Corregidor ; "D" Day to final victory ; Dwight D. Eisenhower announces "D" Day landings ; FDR prays on "D" Day ; "Live" report from landing ship ; Iwo Jima invaded, eyewitness account ; President Truman's congressional tribute ; Winston Churchill on VE day ; President Truman announces Hiroshima "A" bomb attack ; General MacArthur at signing of peace treaty with Japan -- Radio's great moments of pathos: Babe Ruth's final message ; Lou Gehrig says goodbye at Yankee Stadium
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 audio disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
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
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono.
Publisher number
  • SY 5185
  • LW 449
Special playback characteristics
not applicable
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)ocn852901530
  • UtOrBLW
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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