ERIC Number: ED081240
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1972
Sound Recordings in the Audiovisual Archives Division of the National Archives. Preliminary Draft.
Bray, Mayfield S.; Waffen, Leslie C.
Some 47,000 sound recordings dating from the turn of the century have been collected in the National Archives. These recordings, consisting of recordings of press conferences, panel discussions, interviews, speeches, court and conference proceedings, entertainment programs, and news broadcasts, are listed in this paper by government agency. The recordings available concerning each agency are described, with information about number of items and dates. An index to persons whose voices are known to be recorded in the holdings and an index to program series are appended. (Author/SH)
Publication Type: N/A
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: National Archives and Records Service (GSA), Washington, DC.
Note: Prepared for the National Archives Conference on the Use of Audiovisual Archives as Original Source Materials (1972)