WorldCat Identities

Shannon, Paul V. 1909-1990

Overview
Works: 231 works in 231 publications in 1 language and 232 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History 
Roles: Host, Speaker
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by Paul V Shannon, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Paul V Shannon
[NBC's fifteenth anniversary party. [NBC's fifteenth anniversary party ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 282: A dramatization of Joseph von Fraunhofer who became an important glass maker that was able to determine the composition of stars through spectrometric measurement. Program 283: A dramatization of how Leland Stanford commissioned Mr. Muybridge to photograph a horse while in motion in order to prove that the animals legs left the ground at one point in stride and how this commission produced the motion picture industry
[Your hit parade. [Bernie Armstrong at the organ ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 432: The story of two inventors, Nicolas-Joseph Cugnot and William Murdock, who failed in their attempts to build steam carriages because they were ahead of their times. Program 433: The story of the invention of the phenakistoscope by Joseph Plateau
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1950 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 404: The story of Cyrus Hall McCormick, who successfully invented a reaper to help farmers harvest their wheat. Program 405: The account of how science discovered the various parts of the eye and their functions
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program no. 306: The dramatization of the discovery of the correlation between electricity and life that began with experimentations by Luigi Galvani and Alessandro Volta. Program no. 307: Dramatization of how Jethro Tull was influenced as a young boy by a nursery rhyme which led to a life-long interest in agriculture and would help bring about the British Agricultural Revolution
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1946 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 156: The story of how aluminum was developed as a strategic material through the work of Charles Martin Hall. Program 157: A biographical sketch of Nikola Tesla who pioneered high-tension electric transmission and laid the groundwork for alternating current electric power
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
No. 576: A dramatized story of how American astronomer, Maria Mitchell, discovered a new comet. No. 577: A dramatized story of Sir Robert Watson-Watts work on some of the first workable radar systems, turning the theory into one of the most important war-winning weapons
[Adventures in research] [Adventures in research] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program #17 (i.e. #18): A discussion of contemporary power sources and solutions being worked on by scientists including new methods for making gasoline and repressurization of oil wells to capture more oil. Program #18 (i.e. #19): Dr. Thomas discusses the large coal deposits in the United States, the developing use of water power, the unfeasibility of wind energy, potential usage of tide energy, the energy level provided by the sun despite our inability to use the majority of it, and other forms of potential energy production
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program no. 510: The story of multiple outbreaks of ergotism, previously known as St. Anthony's Fire, throughout history until its cause was discovered and prevention developed. Program no. 511: The story of the first commercially built locomotive in the United States
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 426: A dramatized story of Henry Rossiter Worthington who invented the first steam pump to keep the engine from flooding before going on to create the duplex pumping engine. Program 427: A dramatized story of Dr. John Dunlop, a Scottish veterinarian who invented the pneumatic tire in Ireland
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 284: A dramatization of Karl Benz and his struggle to create a horseless carriage that could move under its own power. Program 285: A dramatization of John Ericsson a Swedish-American inventor who created the ironclad war vessel, the torpedo, and many other innovations in naval technology
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1952 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 480: The story of the destructive 1902 eruption of Mount Pelée in Martinique. Program 481: The story of how a Japanese and Swiss professor working independently found the cause and carrier of the plague
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1954 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
No. 584: A dramatized story of how Dr. Francis Rynd invented the hypodermic needle. No. 585: A dramatized story of the rescue of 8 ships and 275 men trapped at Point Barrow, Alaska from a large ice pack using about 500 reindeers
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1951 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 464: A dramatized story of Siegfried Marcus who experimented with electricity and invented the first automobile. Program 465: A dramatized story of how John Couch Adams, famous English astronomer, discovered Neptune
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1953 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
No. 570: Dramatized story of the creation of the safety razor by King Camp Gillette. No. 571: Dramatized story of how Eli H. Janney invented the modern knuckle coupler for North American railroads
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program no. 298: The story of Dr. Percivall Pott who discovered arthritic tuberculosis of the spine. Program no. 299: The story of Rene Descartes
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1948 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program no. 268: A story about the first day of standardized time zones across North America. Program no. 269: The story of how Christopher Columbus used the incorrect calculations of Marinus of Tyre to argue that he could easily sail west from Europe to reach Asia
[Bernie Armstrong at the organ. [The Bob Hope show by Bernie Armstrong ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The Bob Hope show excerpts: Bob presents his opening monologue, followed by a gap in the recording which re-starts in the middle of the song Maria Elena
Adventures in research. Adventures in research ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1949 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Program 330: The history of research on blood, including blood circulation, transfusions, preservation, and blood types. Program 331: The story of Joshua Humphreys, a master American shipbuilder who designed and built six frigates used in the War of 1812, including the Constitution
 
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