Query: Radio broadcasting
Audiovisual Records
Creators:
Smithsonian Institution. Office of Public Affairs
Dates:
1984-1994
Size:
1.5 cu. ft. (1 record storage box) (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 96-074
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of audiotapes from the Office of Public Affairs (OPA), and include tapes of Smithsonian Institution (SI) radio commercials and tapes of news conferences, radio programs, and press briefings from the Office of the Secretary and the Smithsonian Board of Regents. The Smithsonian Institution radio commercials were produced …

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Warshaw Collection of Business Americana Subject Categories: Radios
Creators:
Warshaw, Isadore, 1900-1969
Dates:
1893-1992
Size:
2.44 Cubic feet (consisting of 4.5 boxes, 1 folder, 5 oversize folders, 2 flat boxes (partial), 1 map case folder.)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0060.S01.01.Radios
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

A New York bookseller, Warshaw assembled this collection over nearly fifty years. The Warshaw Collection of Business Americana: Accounting and Bookkeeping forms part of the Warshaw Collection of Business Americana, Subseries 1.1: Subject Categories. The Subject Categories subseries is divided into 470 subject categories based on those created by Mr. Warshaw. These subject categories include topical subjects, types or forms of material, people, organizations, historical events, and other categories. An overview to the entire Warshaw collection is available here: Warshaw Collection of Business Americana

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Don Brown Collection of Duke Ellington Recordings
Creators:
Ellington, Duke, 1899-1974
Brown, Don, 1923-1985
Dates:
1925-1973
Size:
39 Boxes
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0472
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

An extensive collection of commercial recordings by Duke Ellington and his orchestra.

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Cyrus Trobbe Music Collection
Creators:
Trobbe, Cyrus (musician)
Dates:
ca. 1900-1982.
Size:
300 Cubic feet (322 record boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0242
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

Includes: published music scores (1920-1980) collected by Cy Trobbe, scrapbooks documenting his music career (1919-1980), programs from musical presentations in San Francisco (1913-1980), disc recordings of Trobbe's radio broadcasts on KFRC in 1938; and a card catalog assembled by Trobbe of his collection, arranged by type of music.

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3000 Days: Man's Epic Journey to the Moon [Apollo 11] Audio Recording
Creators:
National Broadcasting Company
Dates:
1969
Size:
0.05 Cubic feet (1 vinyl disc audio recording)
Collection ID:
NASM.2020.0014
Repository:
National Air and Space Museum Archives

Apollo 11 (16 July - 24 July 1969) was the fourth crewed flight of the Apollo program and the first crewed landing on the moon. This collection consists of one 12 inch vinyl disc audio recording entitled 3000 Days: Man's Epic Journey to the Moon, produced by Dave Osburn, NBC Cleveland. The disc contains the coverage of the Apollo 11 mission as broadcast by WKYC Radio (NBC) to northern Ohio, and is narrated by Virgil Dominic, NBC News in Cleveland.

This collection is in English.

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Edmund A. Laport Collection
Creators:
Laport, Edmund A.
Dates:
1923 - 1949
Size:
0.66 Cubic feet (2 boxes)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0016
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents Edmund A. Laport, a former director of broadcast engineering for the Radio Corporation of America.

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Radio Dialogue Audiotapes and Records
Dates:
circa 1980-1986
Size:
13.78 cu. ft. (3 record storage boxes) (3 document boxes) (16 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 601
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist primarily of ten-inch audiotapes of Radio Dialogue programs, as well as some administrative files, including release forms by participants, schedules, biographical information on WWICS scholar participants, listener responses, and contracts with Longhorn Radio Network. Also included are a few Focus tapes and some cassettes of programs broadcast …

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Radio Dialogue Audiotapes and Transcripts
Dates:
1988-1989
Size:
16.26 cu. ft. (7 document boxes) (22 tall document boxes)
Collection ID:
Record Unit 603
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

These records consist of audiotapes run by National Public Radio and Longhorn Radio Network, as well as unedited masters of tapes for Radio Dialogue. Also included are transcripts for some of the broadcasts. All recordings are in 2-track mono.

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WANN Radio Station Records
Creators:
Blum, Morris
WANN Radio Station (Annapolis, Maryland)
Dates:
1940-1999
Size:
13 Cubic feet (32 boxes and 12 oversize folders)
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.0800
Repository:
Archives Center, National Museum of American History

The collection documents the creative, technical and political aspects of managing WANN Radio Station in Annapolis, Maryland during the mid-Twentieth Century. Key areas of research include black radio stations; Annapolis African American communities; marketing to Black communities; political activism through media; Black-Jewish community relationships; church, community and media activism.

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Educational Radio Project Publications
Dates:
1935-1936, 1941, undated
Size:
0.5 cu. ft. (1 document box)
Collection ID:
Accession 09-048
Repository:
Smithsonian Institution Archives

This accession consists of materials created in conjunction with the Educational Radio Project which produced several educational radio series while providing employment for out-of-work writers and actors. Development of the project began in 1935 in association with the Civilian Conservation Corps and the United States, Works Progress Administration and some series …

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