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McNamee, Graham 1888-1942

Overview
Works: 91 works in 104 publications in 1 language and 201 library holdings
Genres: History  Chronologies  Variety shows (Radio programs)  Radio comedies  Documentary films  Newsreels  Radio specials  Popular music radio programs  Radio station identifications  Radio news programs 
Roles: Performer, Speaker, Host, Narrator, Author, Reporter, Interviewer, Singer
Classifications: D756.5.N6, 940.53
Publication Timeline
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Publications about Graham McNamee
Publications by Graham McNamee
Publications by Graham McNamee, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by Graham McNamee
Great battles of World War II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 30 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
Great battles of World War II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 18 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
America, the war years ( visu )
2 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 15 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
Great battles of World War II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
World at war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 13 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
America, the war years, 1941-1945 ( visu )
2 editions published between 2010 and 2013 in English and held by 10 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1941-1945
Great battles of World War II ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 9 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
[NBC's fifteenth anniversary party. [NBC's fifteenth anniversary party ( Sound Recording )
5 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 5 libraries worldwide
Part 2: The Hon. Robert P. Patterson gives a speech of congratulations to NBC on behalf of the U.S. government, and speaks to the importance of national unity. Irene Rich gives a congratulatory speech to NBC and introduces Bing Crosby. Part 4: James Lawrence Fly, Chairman of the FCC, speaks in honor of NBC's fifteenth anniversary
The Tennessee Tweetsie ( visu )
3 editions published between 1939 and 2005 in English and held by 3 libraries worldwide
Documentary describing a ride on the "Tweetsie" railroad between Johnson City, Tennessee and Boone, North Carolina
State Dept. dramatization. State Dept. dramatization by George Ludlum( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1938 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
A series of dramatic vignettes showcases the work of the United States Department of State from 1790-1938
[Reminiscences of a record collector] by Arnold Jacobsen( Sound Recording )
in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Record collector Arnold Jacobsen reminisces on and explains his record collection. With cuts of Benny Goodman, Enrico Caruso, Geraldine Farrar, Babe Ruth, Knute Rockne, and Graham McNamee
Ed Wynn, WJZ ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published in 1937 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Wynn stars as the "Perfect fool" his best known characterization. Comic dialogue with McNamee (the straight man). Guest star is Sheila, an impersonator of voices. After talking with Wynn, she performs a story about a southern girl visiting the north for the first time. Wynn announces that he is leaving the air for a while after this show and says he hopes that everyone had a royal time during the past 26 weeks he has been on the air. Wynn says he hopes to be back next season. The orchestra plays a number of pieces including "The girl who couldn't be kissed" from "The singing Marine."
[The Coca-Cola topnotchers] ( Sound Recording )
2 editions published between 1930 and 1987 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Leonard Joy conducts the all-string orchestra plus chorus in I'm a dreamer aren't we all, My gal Sal, Sweeter than sweet, and Rosita; Grantland Rice interviews Ty Cobb; orchestra and chorus conclude with Wild Rose, Ah sweet mystery of life, and I'll be following you ; with Graham McNamee
World at war ( visu )
1 edition published in 2003 in English and held by 2 libraries worldwide
Contemporary newsreels and combat footage give glimpses of the United States during World War II, with reports on military campaigns, war production, and life on the home front during 1940-1941
Ed Wynn, WJZ ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Comedy radio program, with format resembling a vaudeville show. Wynn stars as the "Perfect fool" his best known characterization. Comic dialogue with McNamee (the straight man). Guest Hildegarde sings her own special arrangements of "Goodnight, my love" and "Ooh, that kiss." Wynn answers letters written by contest winners
Texaco program, WEAF ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ed Wynn tells jokes with straight man McNamee. Eddy Duchin and his orchestra perform a number of musical selections
Ed Wynn, WJZ ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Wynn tells jokes with straight man Graham McNamee. Niela Goodelle sings "He ain't got rhythm." Wynn plays "In the shade of the old apple tree" on piano as Niela Goodelle sings. Don Voorhees and his orchestra perform several unidentified instrumentals
Texaco program, WEAF ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1934 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Ed Wynn tells jokes with straight man McNamee. Eddy Duchin and his orchestra perform a number of musical selections
Texaco program ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1932 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Excerpts of a comedy broadcast, inspired by the vaudeville format, with a live audience. Former vaudevillian Ed Wynn (the Texaco Fire Chief), provides the jokes with Graham McNamee in the role of straight man. Donald Voorhees conducts his orchestra in musical selections
Rubinoff and his musical moments revue ( Sound Recording )
1 edition published in 1937 in English and held by 1 library worldwide
Program of classical/semi-classical instrumental music, with vocal selections by Reed Kennedy, Virginia Verrill, and the Songsmiths. The first song is Boo hoo. Sponsored by Chevrolet
 
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Alternative Names
Graham McNamee Amerikaans journalist (1888-1942)
گراهام مک‌نامی ژورنالیست آمریکایی
グラム・マクナミー
Languages
English (36)
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