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Title
Zeidler & Zeidler: commercials, 1972-07-22
Names
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Donor)
Bruce, Lenny (Performer)
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Creator)
Collection

Arthur Bell Collection of Recorded Interviews, 1970-1980

Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1972-07-22
Date Created: 1972-04-19
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LDC 52767
Shelf locator: *LTC-A 989
Genres
Advertising
Notes
Biographical/historical: These commercials by Arthur Bell were most probably recorded or collected for his popular column "Bell tells" in the Village Voice, or for the book on stand-up comedian Lenny Bruce that was never been written or published.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger from information on original cassette.
Performers: Performed by Lenny Bruce.
Venue: Recorded 1972 April 19 [Los Angeles, Calif.]
Additional physical form: Service compact disc (1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archival original, available in *LDC 52767.
Acquisition: Gift; Bell Estate; 1990 NN-RHA.
Content: Forms part of Arthur Bell collection of recorded interviews, 1970-1980, *L (Special) 90-32.
Physical Description
Audiocassette
Extent: 1 audio cassette (approximately 1 hr., 30 min.) : analog, stereo
Description
Includes excerpts from various commercials recorded for the popular clothing stores Zeidler & Zeidler by the comedian Lenny Bruce.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19938845
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 48e0d440-8a97-0131-2818-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
The copyright and related rights status of this item has been reviewed by The New York Public Library, but we were unable to make a conclusive determination as to the copyright status of the item. You are free to use this Item in any way that is permitted by the copyright and related rights legislation that applies to your use.

Item timeline of events

  • 1972: Issued (Approximate)
  • 2021: Found by you!
  • 2022

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Zeidler & Zeidler" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1972-07-22. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49c4b400-8a97-0131-7295-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Zeidler & Zeidler" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 17, 2021. https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49c4b400-8a97-0131-7295-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1972-07-22). Zeidler & Zeidler Retrieved from https://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/49c4b400-8a97-0131-7295-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Zeidler & Zeidler