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Decca Belgian recording studio photographs
SC 1148  
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  • Title: Decca Belgian recording studio photographs
    Identifier/Call Number: SC 1148
    Contributing Institution: UC Santa Barbara Library, Department of Special Research Collections
    Language of Material: French
    Physical Description: 0.02 linear feet (1 folder)
    Date: circa 1963
    Abstract: Black-and-white photographs of a recording studio and record pressing facility in Brussels, Belgium.
    Physical Location: Special Research Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library

    Access Restrictions

    The collection is open for research.

    Use Restrictions

    Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of Item], Decca Belgian recording studio photographs, SC 1148. Department of Special Collections, UC Santa Barbara Library, University of California, Santa Barbara.

    Acquisition Information

    Library purchase, 2013.

    Scope and Content

    Black-and-white photographs of a recording studio and record pressing facility in Brussels, Belgium. Images include a woman in the recording room; machinery in the recording studio,including turntables for cutting masters; shots of a workshop with men and women working with master records, probably creating nickel-plated masters, and stamping copies with record pressing machinery; and two shots of a recording room for large bands, one with the instruments set up in the room and another with the band members seated with their instruments. One man in the recording studio is identified as M. Beguin.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Sound recordings
    Sound recording industry -- Belgium -- Pictorial works
    Sound -- Recording and reproducing