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Adventures in research. 236, The prompt comet Adventures in research. 237, The Cardiff giant.

Author: Paul V Shannon; J David Goldin; Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.; Marr Sound Archives.
Publisher: Pittsburgh, Pa. : Westinghouse Electric, [1947]
Edition/Format:   Audiobook on LP : LP recording : English
Database:WorldCat
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Program 236: A dramatization about Edmond Halley who discovered a comet and was named after him. Program 237: A dramatization about the Cardiff giant, one of the most famous hoaxes in American history and the discovery that the petrified statue was created by George Hull from New York.
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Genre/Form: Radio docudramas
Science radio programs
Historical radio programs
Educational radio programs
Radio serials
Drama
History
Named Person: Edmond Halley; Edmond Halley
Material Type: Audio book, etc.
Document Type: Sound Recording
All Authors / Contributors: Paul V Shannon; J David Goldin; Andrew W. Mellon Foundation.; Marr Sound Archives.
OCLC Number: 314176110
Notes: Radio broadcast of a science radio program with dramatic skits. Westinghouse syndication produced by KDKA Pittsburgh.
Provenance: J. David Goldin collection.
Pressed transcription disc; inside start.
Durations: 15:00; 15:00.
"ET on record."
Credits: Written by Dr. Phillips Thomas.
Performer(s): Paul Shannon, host; various actors.
Event notes: Broadcast dates handwritten on label: between July 15, 1947 and Jan. 19, 1948.
Description: 1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm, mono. ; 16 in.
Other Titles: Adventures in research.
237,
Cardiff giant.
Cardiff giant.
Prompt comet
Adventures in research (Radio program)

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Program 236: A dramatization about Edmond Halley who discovered a comet and was named after him. Program 237: A dramatization about the Cardiff giant, one of the most famous hoaxes in American history and the discovery that the petrified statue was created by George Hull from New York.

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