[CUNY test disc]
Monday, January 01, 1900
The exact date of this episode is unknown. We've filled in the date above with a placeholder. What we actually have on record is: 19uu-uu-uu.
This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.
10" disc from CUNY that likely was used as a test disc for a transcription machine. Side "A" contains two versions of same orchestral piece of music (â€œWild about Harryâ€?). Side "B" has two bands: the first is more classical music with a short conversation between engineers about recording, and the second is low spoken word. A woman at a lectern begins a speech. Begins with a brief story about the Supreme Court's Brown v. Board of Education decision, made on May 17, 1954. No further mention of specific lecture topic.
Audio courtesy of the City University of New York
WNYC archives id: 71416