RPTF/ARSC Sound Collections Database

RadioGoldindex.com

Description:
A description of 110,000 recorded radio programs.
Creators:
Goldin, J. David
Dates:
1913-
Repository/Collector:
J. David Goldin
Repository/Collector Type:
Personal
City:
Sandy Hook
State:
Connecticut
Country:
United States
Content types:
Performed music, Sounds (Other than music & language), Spoken word, Text, and Two-dimensional moving image
Formats:
Pressed LP disc, Pressed 78rpm disc, Lacquer disc, Optical disc (including CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD-R, DVD-RW, VCD), Metal disc, LaserDisc, MiniDisc, Cylinder, Sound wire reel, Analog audiocassette, Digital Audio Tape (DAT), Polyester open reel tape, Acetate open reel tape, Paper open reel tape, and Digital audio file (including MP3, WAV, AIFF, etc.)
Languages:
English, German, Russian, Italian, and Spanish
Genres:
Historic and popular radio programs of the past
Access statement:
By permission
Usage statement:
Extensive and accurate, used for research by per permission of curator. No restrictions on line.
Inventory description:
Relational database and Online catalog record
Supporting documentation:
Handwritten index cards with data from the recording, written as the program is being recorded.
Historical relevance:
The most comprehensive, relational database of the radio industry in the U.S.
Condition note:
Playable with proper equipment
Website URL:
View on radiogoldindex.com