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Marr Sound Archives

Overview
Works: 8,615 works in 11,758 publications in 1 language and 11,802 library holdings
Genres: Radio serials  Educational radio programs  Nonfiction radio programs  Public affairs radio programs  Radio news programs  Radio interviews  Drama  Interviews  Historical radio programs  Public service radio programs 
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Most widely held works about Marr Sound Archives
 
Most widely held works by Marr Sound Archives
The United Nations today( Recording )

239 editions published between 1950 and 1952 in English and held by 239 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The President of the General Assembly has chosen two men out of the three man committee for peace. Shortwave report from Brian Meredith in Korea on the Korean children. The World Health Organization is meeting in Kampala to discuss the fight against malaria in Africa
Here is Australia. Here is Australia( Recording )

133 editions published between 1947 and 1957 in English and held by 133 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program no. 160: An interview with George Mulgrue about the history of Australian gold mining. The world's largest nugget of gold called the Welcome stranger was found in Australia. A dramatization of the find is heard. Program no. 161: An interview with a woman who married an Australian student while in Australia and is now in the U.S. for a visit. She retells her story
American school of the air( Recording )

89 editions published between 1938 and 1945 in English and held by 89 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

New horizons series ran on Wednesdays and featured American explorers. In this episode, a Moroccan official and his two American friends try to recover a kidnapped boy revealing the customs of North Africa as well as a Nazi plot. Tales from far and near series ran on Thursdays. In this episode, a dramatized radio adaptation of the story by Helen Orr Watson about the dogs that were members of the Canine Corp who fought in Guadalcanal
This is Turkey. This is Turkey( Recording )

69 editions published between 1952 and 1957 in English and held by 69 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program no. 65: An interview with John Hauser about the building of the Hilton in Istanbul and what it will offer for its visitors. Program no. 66: An interview with Mrs. Parse who is in the U.S. with the President of Turkey. She discusses teaching styles in Turkey
Wake up America. Wake up America( Recording )

52 editions published between 1941 and 1946 in English and held by 52 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A debate about the possibility of revolution in Europe and related issues
Proudly we hail. Proudly we hail( Recording )

49 editions published between 1949 and 1950 in English and held by 49 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program no. 82: The story of a champion boxer who loses a suspicious fight and his memory, but comes back to fight. Program no. 83: The story of one of the last Civil War veterans and why he wants his grandson named Abraham
America's town meeting of the air. America's town meeting of the air( Recording )

29 editions published between 1936 and 1946 in English and held by 29 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A moderated panel discussion with questions from the audience about the economy of the United States, including the WPA and other New Deal initiatives, taxes, and government spending
This is South Africa. This is South Africa( Recording )

27 editions published between 1948 and 1950 in English and held by 27 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program no. 17: An interview with actress Billy Jones about the process of mounting a play in South Africa, the state of the theatre in her country, and her particular responsibilities at home
Heartbeat theatre. Heartbeat theatre( Recording )

25 editions published in 1956 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program 19: A dramatized story about a woman trying to help her husband battle his alcoholism and be a responsibe husband and father. Program 20: A dramatization about a pilot who loses radio contact during a storm but his faith in God helps him keep a positive attitude
[CBS news. [CBS news( Recording )

24 editions published in 1944 in English and held by 24 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Breaking news reports on D-Day and subsequent invasion coverage broadcast from CBS Studios in New York and shortwave transmissions from England. Recordings do not represent exhaustive CBS coverage of the Allied invasion
Great playes [sic] Great playes [sic] by W. S Gilbert( Recording )

1 edition published in 1939 in English and held by 22 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

A radio presentation of Gilbert and Sullivan's operetta, Patience
Lest we forget. Lest we forget( Recording )

21 editions published between 1943 and 1944 in English and held by 21 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program no. 5: Dramatization about the Boy Scouts of America and how they uphold the ideals of America compared to the Boy Scouts in Nazi Germany. Program no. 6: A dramatization about the Writs of Assistance in the original American colonies and how it was used to deprive people of what is now considered a basic right
U.N. story. U.N. story( Recording )

17 editions published between 1951 and 1952 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

UNS-51/7: A dramatization of Colonel Unni Nayar's work for the U.N. in Korea which ultimately led to his death. UNS-51/8: A dramatization of Colonel Guillochon's work for the U.N. along the Greek-Bulgarian border in an attempt to keep the peace. Despite being shot, he mediated a fight between the two nations which would have ended in violence
Great expectations. Great expectations by Mabel Constanduros( Recording )

17 editions published in 1948 in English and held by 17 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

When a mysterious benefactor enables Pip--a young orphaned boy--to rise in Victorian society, Pip is educated as a gentleman and snobbishly neglects his childhood friends
Paul Carson, pipe organist by Paul Carson( Recording )

and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This is our enemy. This is our enemy( Recording )

16 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 16 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Program #46: Episode title known as: Fall of the 2nd Roman Empire. An Italian official finds himself questioning his decisions when the Nazis begin to take over the day-to-day affairs of Italy. Program #47: Episode title known as: April in Paris, before and after Hitler. A comparative look at the state of affairs in Nazi-occupied Paris contrasted with pre-war conditions
The U.N. story. U.N. story( Recording )

15 editions published in 1953 in English and held by 15 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

UNS-53/29: Dramatization of the history of the World Health Organization, beginning with the 1918 influenza epidemic. In the 1930s, the W.H.O. began to take form and track down the influenza virus. UNS-53/30: Stephanie is a cow who has been sent to Latin America to refugee farms to help build up their herds. The story centers around how the Venezuelan government and the Food and Agriculture Organization worked together to resettle refugees
[CBS news. [CBS news( Recording )

14 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 14 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Coverage of reactions to the Japanese declaration of surrender and the end of the second World War
 
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University of Missouri--Kansas City. Libraries. Marr Sound Archives

University of Missouri--Kansas City. Library. Marr Sound Archives

University of Missouri--Kansas City. Marr Sound Archives

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