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Finding Aid of the Collection of Miscellaneous Phonograph Records
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  • Descriptive Summary
  • Administrative Information
  • Scope and Content
  • Indexing Terms

  • Descriptive Summary

    Title: Collection of Miscellaneous Phonograph Records,
    Date (inclusive): ca. 1940-1971
    Collection number: 249
    Extent: 3 boxes (1.5 linear ft.) 10 oversize boxes
    Repository: University of California, Los Angeles. Library. Department of Special Collections.
    Los Angeles, California 90095-1575
    Physical location: Stored off-site at SRLF. Advance notice is required for access to the collection. Please contact the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections Reference Desk for paging information.
    Language: English.

    Administrative Information

    Restrictions on Access

    COLLECTION STORED OFF-SITE: Advance notice required for access.

    Restrictions on Use and Reproduction

    Property rights to the physical object belong to the UCLA Library, Department of Special Collections. Literary rights, including copyright, are retained by the creators and their heirs. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine who holds the copyright and pursue the copyright owner or his or her heir for permission to publish where The UC Regents do not hold the copyright.

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Collection of Miscellaneous Phonograph Records (Collection 249). Department of Special Collections, University Research Library, UCLA.

    UCLA Catalog Record ID

    UCLA Catalog Record ID: 4232823 

    Scope and Content

    Collection contains phonograph records, and occasionally album notes and photographs, featuring music, news, interviews, speeches, poetry, and stories. Subjects include the Fred Allen Show, Uraguayan life, Australian ballads, Hamlet, Oliver!, Charles Laughton reading from the Bible, Bertolt Brecht singing two songs from Die Dreigroschenoper, Burns and Allen radio show, speech by British Prime Minister Neville Chamberlain, the African-American community in Los Angeles, La Comédie Française, Allen Ginsberg reading his poetry, T.S. Eliot's Murder in the cathedral, and a speech by Senator Joseph McCarthy.

    Indexing Terms

    The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the repository's online public access catalog.

    Genres and Forms of Material

    Phonograph records.