Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams: The journey

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Title
Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams: The journey
Additional title: Journey
Additional title: Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams collection of sound recordings
Names
Sterling, Dorothy, 1913-2008 (Donor)
Sterling, Philip, 1907-1989 (Speaker)
Collection

Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams collection of sound recordings

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1959-11-27
Library locations
Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound
Shelf locator: *LT-7-A 3958
Topics
Williams, Bert, 1874-1922
Blackface entertainers
African American actors
African American singers
African American entertainers
Genres
Spoken word
Notes
Content: Title provided by cataloger.
Venue: Recorded New York 1959 November 27
Additional physical form: Archival original (1 audio tape reel ; analog, mono ; 7 in) available in *LT-7-A 3958.
Acquisition: Gift; Dorothy Sterling; 1991.
Content: Forms part of the Philip Sterling research materials on Bert Williams, *T-Mss 1991-026.
Physical Description
Audiotape reel
Extent: 1 audiotape reel (approximately 25 minutes) : analog, mono ; 7 in.
Description
Part 1. Philip Sterling, the writer and public relations executive who worked for the Columbia Broadcasting System for many years, reads The journey, one chapter from his biographical book on the African American entertainer Bert Williams, to his recording device. That book never was completed. He uses archival materials from the Music Library at Yale University.Part 2. Brief anouncement of the radio drama "Yours truly, Johnny Dollar."
Type of Resource
Sound recording
Identifiers
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b20760475
RLIN/OCLC: 916494731
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): edbb4950-b911-0133-42b3-60f81dd2b63c
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

  • 1913: Creator Born
  • 1959: Created
  • 2008: Creator Died
  • 2019: Found by you!
  • 2020

MLA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams" The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1959. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f10651f0-b911-0133-8a3c-60f81dd2b63c

Chicago/Turabian Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. "Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams" New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed July 21, 2019. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f10651f0-b911-0133-8a3c-60f81dd2b63c

APA Format

Rodgers and Hammerstein Archives of Recorded Sound, The New York Public Library. (1959). Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/f10651f0-b911-0133-8a3c-60f81dd2b63c

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Philip Sterling reads chapter from his book on Bert Williams