The March of Time: radio broadcast, 1936-07-08Additional title: March of Time (Radio program)
NamesTime, inc (Producer)Wm. Wrigley Jr. Company (Sponsor)WABC (Radio station : New York, N.Y.) (Contributor)
The March of Time collection: radio broadcasts, 1935-1943 (incomplete)
Dates / OriginDate Created: 1936-07-08
Table of ContentsOpening theme & "Wrigley" announcement -- Chicago: Frantic skyrocketing at wheat market, draught section still suffers, grasshoppers cause more damage -- Lakewood, N.J.: Mr. J.D. Rockefeller (97 yrs.) has picture taken, makes statement, cook reveals truths about his diet -- London: Kathryn Foote ("Old Kate") one-timed famous actress, now flower vendor, dies -- Manhattan: Mathew Alex. Henson, Negro, interviewed re North Pole discovery with Adm. Peary -- London: Zeppelin Hindenburg's varying course over England, reason for increased defense -- Closing "Wrigley" announcement & theme.
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LJ-16 8555
TopicsRockefeller, John D. (John Davison), 1839-1937Foote, Kathryn -- DeathHenson, Matthew Alexander, 1866-1955Speeches, addresses, etc., AmericanAfrican American explorersRadio serials -- United StatesNorth Pole -- HistoryHindenburg (Airship)Airships -- GermanyAirships -- Great BritainAgriculture and state -- Illinois -- History -- 20th centuryAgriculture -- History -- 20th centuryAgriculture -- Economic aspects -- Illinois -- History -- 20th centuryGrasshoppers -- History -- 20th centuryLocusts -- Illinois -- History -- 20th century
NotesContent: Title, date and program notes from original disc label.Source note: Streaming file transferred from original audio disc.Venue: Broadcast on WABC New York 1936 July 8Citation/reference: Forms part of: The March of Time collection: radio broadcasts, 1935-1943 (incomplete) in *L (Special) 91-25.
Physical DescriptionAudio discExtent: 1 audio disc (15 min.) : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, aluminum-based lacquer, mono ; 16 in.
DescriptionRadio program of dramatized real news stories and current events re-enacted in a newsreel format.
Type of ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersMSS Unit ID: 21870RLIN/OCLC: 953997833NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b21045449Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): b4440540-7a0f-0135-488e-4bf629496d23
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