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Title
Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10
Names
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Donor)
Koch, Ed, 1924-2013 (Interviewee)
Somers, Suzanne, 1946- (Interviewee)
Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Interviewer)
Collection

Arthur Bell Collection of Recorded Interviews, 1970-1980

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1984-03-10
Date Created: 1980-09-04
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LDC 52795
Shelf locator: *LTC 4526
Topics
Koch, Ed, 1924-2013
Somers, Suzanne, 1946-
Mayors -- New York (State) -- New York
New York (N.Y.)
Actresses -- United States
Singers -- United States
Genres
Interviews
Notes
Biographical/historical: Interview by Arthur Bell, most probably conducted for his popular column "Bell tells" in the Village Voice.
Content: Title supplied by cataloger from information on original cassette.
Venue: Recorded 1984 March 10 (tracks 1-5) and 1980 September 4 (tracks 6-7) New York, N.Y.
Additional physical form: Service compact disc (1 audio disc : digital, stereo ; 4 3/4 in.) copied from archival original, available in *LDC 52795.
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 33 min.) : digital, stereo
Description
Tracks 1-5. Mayor of the City of New York from 1978 to 1989 Ed Koch discusses his life and political career, his educational and family background, and his political colleagues and opponents. He analyzes his mayoral years and mentions economic and cultural improvements in New York City during his term in the office. He also talks about the autobiographical book he wrote [Mayor] that was published by Simon and Schuster in 1984. Tracks 6-7. American actress, author and singer Suzanne Somers talks about the beginning of her career in show business, on television and on Broadway, about her childhood, her family background and her marriage to Alan [Hamel].
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Languages
English
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19969805
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 888c2340-8a98-0131-63c5-58d385a7bbd0
Rights Statement
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Item timeline of events

  • 1984: Created (Approximate)
  • 2020: Found by you!
  • 2021

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1984 - 1980. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8975ff40-8a98-0131-48c8-58d385a7bbd0

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 8, 2020. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8975ff40-8a98-0131-48c8-58d385a7bbd0

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1984 - 1980). Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10 Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/8975ff40-8a98-0131-48c8-58d385a7bbd0

Wikipedia Citation

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Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10