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Railroad hour: selections, Marinka
Additional title: Marinka
Additional title: Railroad hour (Radio program)
Marion, George, 1899-1968 (Librettist)
Marion, George, 1899-1968 (Lyricist)
Lee, Robert Edwin, 1918-1994 (Associated name)
Lawrence, Jerome, 1915-2004 (Associated name)
Osborn, Ted (Performer)
MacRae, Gordon (Performer)
Swarthout, Gladys, 1900-1969 (Performer)
Swarthout, Gladys, 1900-1969 (Interviewee)
Bushman, Francis X., 1883-1966 (Performer)
Martell, Kurt (Performer)
Miller, Marvin, 1913-1985 (Speaker)
Miller, Marvin, 1913-1985 (Interviewer)
Luboff, Norman, 1917-1987 (Conductor)
Dragon, Carmen (Conductor)
National Broadcasting Company (Distributor)
Association of American Railroads (Sponsor)

Lawrence and Lee collection of broadcast recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1951-12-03
Table of Contents
Only one touch of Vienna -- If I never waltz again -- Turn on the charm -- Sigh by night -- I know -- One last love song.
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LJ-16 276-277
Shelf locator: *LT-10 873
Crown Prince of Austria, Rudolf, 1858-1889 -- Drama
Baronesse, Vetsera, Mary, 1871-1889 -- Drama
Swarthout, Gladys, 1900-1969 -- Interviews
Singers -- United States
Actresses -- United States
Revues -- Excerpts
Musicals -- Excerpts
Radio serials
Kálmán, Emmerich, 1882-1953. Marinka. Selections
Radio programs
Statement of responsibility: music by Imre Kalman ; lyrics by George Marion ; dramatized by Lawrence and Lee ; presented by Association of American Railroads.
Source note: Title from the disc label.
Statement of responsibility: Railroad hour radio program sponsored and produced by Association of American Railroads.
Performers: Gordon MacRae ; Gladys Swarthout ; Francis X. Bushman ; Ted Osbourne ; Kurt Martell ; Norman Luboff, chorus conductor ; Carmen Dragon, orchestra conductor ; Marvin Miller, announcer ; introduced by Gordon MacRae.
Venue: Originally broadcast on NBC Railroad hour radio program; recorded by Radio Recorders 1951 December 3 Hollywood, Los Angeles, Calif.
Acquisition: Gift; Jerome Lawrence and Robert E. Lee
Physical Description
Audio disc
Extent: 2 audio discs (approximately 30 minutes) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono., aluminum-based acetate ; 16 in.
Includes American railroads radio commercials, and brief interview with the singer Gladys Swarthout.
Type of Resource
Sound recording
RLIN/OCLC: 915960382
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20759562
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 5640e6b0-b911-0133-b684-60f81dd2b63c
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

  • 1899: Creator Born
  • 1951: Created
  • 1968: Creator Died
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Railroad hour" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1951.

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Railroad hour" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed June 4, 2020.

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1951). Railroad hour Retrieved from

Wikipedia Citation

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Railroad hour