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The Resource On the death of King George, written and read by Laurence Olivier ; Transcription from the services for King George at Windsor, February 15, 1952 (by courtesy of B.B.C.), (sound recording)

On the death of King George, written and read by Laurence Olivier ; Transcription from the services for King George at Windsor, February 15, 1952 (by courtesy of B.B.C.), (sound recording)

Label
On the death of King George
Title
On the death of King George
Statement of responsibility
written and read by Laurence Olivier ; Transcription from the services for King George at Windsor, February 15, 1952 (by courtesy of B.B.C.)
Creator
Performer
Subject
Language
eng
Related
Accompanying matter
historical information
Cataloging source
MAN
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1907-1989
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Olivier, Laurence
Date time place
Side 1 recorded in New York, Feb. 22, 1952; side 2 recorded at Windsor Chapel, Feb. 15, 1952
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
DA585
LC item number
.O4
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • George
  • George
Label
On the death of King George, written and read by Laurence Olivier ; Transcription from the services for King George at Windsor, February 15, 1952 (by courtesy of B.B.C.), (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Side one is a eulogy written and delivered by Sir Laurence Olivier
  • Side two follows the Church of England Order for the burial of the dead and contains portions of the services at Windsor Chapel, the procession with music of bagpipes and pipers, tolling bells and saluting guns, choral music for the services and a prayer for the new Queen
  • Durations: 10:53 ; 16:20
  • Historical note by Emlyn Williams on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (28 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 56000321
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
TC-1003
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29864621
  • (OCoLC)ocm29864621
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
On the death of King George, written and read by Laurence Olivier ; Transcription from the services for King George at Windsor, February 15, 1952 (by courtesy of B.B.C.), (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Side one is a eulogy written and delivered by Sir Laurence Olivier
  • Side two follows the Church of England Order for the burial of the dead and contains portions of the services at Windsor Chapel, the procession with music of bagpipes and pipers, tolling bells and saluting guns, choral music for the services and a prayer for the new Queen
  • Durations: 10:53 ; 16:20
  • Historical note by Emlyn Williams on container
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
monaural
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc (28 min.)
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Lccn
r 56000321
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Publisher number
TC-1003
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
System control number
  • (OCoLC)29864621
  • (OCoLC)ocm29864621
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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