Arthur Bell interviews Ed Koch, 1984-03-10Additional title: Arthur Bell collection of recorded interviews
NamesBell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (Interviewer)Koch, Ed, 1924-2013 (interviewee.)Somers, Suzanne, 1946- (interviewee.)Bell, Arthur (Arthur Irving) (interviewer.)
Arthur Bell Collection of Recorded Interviews, 1970-1980
Dates / OriginDate Captured: 19840310Date Captured: 19800904
Library locationsRodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded SoundShelf locator: *LDC 52795Shelf locator: *LTC 4526
TopicsKoch, Ed, 1924-2013 -- InterviewsSomers, Suzanne, 1946- -- InterviewsMayors -- New York (State) -- New York -- InterviewsActresses -- United States -- InterviewsMotion picture actors and actresses -- United States -- InterviewsSingers -- United States -- Interviews
GenresInterviewsInterviews (Sound recordings)
NotesInterview by Arthur Bell, most probably conducted for his popular column "Bell tells" in the Village Voice.Title supplied by cataloger from information on original cassette.A track ID has been inserted every five minutes within this interview for reference purposes.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.Forms part of Arthur Bell collection of recorded interviews, 1970-1980, *L (Special) 90-32.
Physical Description1 streaming audio file (approximately 33 min)Digital, stereo.
DescriptionTracks 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 ResourceSound recording
IdentifiersNYPL catalog ID (B-number): b19969805Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): 888c2340-8a98-0131-63c5-58d385a7bbd0
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