University of California, Santa Barbara - Davidson Library
Original open reel audiotapes housed in the Department of Special Collections. Individual tapes are inventoried in collection finding guides. Please consult Special Collections staff for further information
Northwestern University
The Northwestern University Archives’ audiotapes from Program of African Studies lectures date from the period 1965-1974. They include recordings from the Monday Night Lecture Series, which sponsored speakers to visit Northwestern’s Africa House and speak on some topic relating to Africa. Speakers ranged from academics to political figures to authors and artists and included members of Northwestern faculty and staff as well as faculty from other major universities and colleges around the world. Other Africa related lectures and events are also included, notably a group of radio broadcast feeds from The Voice of America’s “African Panorama” series.
University of Notre Dame - Hesburgh Library
Two three-inch open reel audiotapes and a transcript (pages 1-66 and 62-70) of Frank Leahy's reminiscences of his early life through 1929 as recorded in interviews the donor had with Leahy circa 1965; and a typescript titled "On Children and the Danger in Football" (6 pages)
University of Notre Dame - Hesburgh Library
Scope and Content Two three-inch open reel audiotapes and a transcript (pages 1-66 and 62-70) of Frank Leahy's reminiscences of his early life through 1929 as recorded in interviews the donor had with Leahy circa 1965; and a typescript titled "On Children and the Danger in Football" (6 pages).
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Collection consists of original cassettes, open-reel master, and reference cassette audiotapes of two oral history interviews about the life and career of Duke Ellington. Leonard Feather's oral history interview has a transcript. In separate interviews jazz critic Leonard Feather and Sam Woodyard discuss their relationships with and knowledge of Ellington and his music.
Smithsonian Institution - National Museum of American History
Alonzo Elvis "Tony" Alderman played country music with the Galax Dixie Concert Band and The Hill Billies. During the 1950s through 1970s he recorded old-time and early country music, primarily at festivals and conventions. Alderman recorded many of the open-reel audiotapes in the collection at the Old Time Fiddlers Convention in Galax, Virginia.
University of Wisconsin, Madison - Archives and Special Collections
Materials in this collection contain various multi-media and documentary records from the life and work of Wisconsin-born artist, Nene Humphrey -- It contains genealogical information on the extended family of the artist, as well as documents relating to her education and career
ONE National Gay and Lesbian Archives
Open reel audiotape, audiocassettes, compact discs, production files, administrative records, banners, and other material, 1970-2011, from IMRU Radio, an LGBT radio program airing on KPFK Pacifica Radio in Los Angeles. The Gay Radio Collective first produced IMRU in 1974. The bulk of the collection is sound recordings and production files for IMRU's full episodes, feature segments, news segments, community event calendars, airchecks, promotional segments, and outtakes.
Duke University - David M. Rubenstein Rare Book and Manuscript Library
Collection contains audio recordings of Monk's concerts from the 1970s made by Jeffrey, who performed as a member of Monk's band from 1970-1976. In March 1970, Monk hired Jeffrey to join his working band for a six-day run at the Frog and Nightgown club in Raleigh, N.C. Jeffrey continued performing and touring with Monk through 1976, when Monk ceased his public appearances. Jeffrey made personal open reel audio recordings of many of the concerts, and fourteen of the surviving reels comprise this collection. Formats include audiotapes and compact discs
New York Public Library
Reel 1. Tagore poem / read by Ruth St. Denis -- Reel 2. Unidentified -- Reel 3. Unidentified -- Reel 4. Synchoric, Schubert's Unfinished symphony, 5/14/72 -- Reel 5. Chaminade/Sadowski/Nautch dance -- Reel 6. Prologue no. 2, for flute, French horn, tympani & strings / William Ames -- Reel 7. Unidentified -- Reel 8. Symphony pathétique -- Reel 9. Bach two-part invention -- Reel 10. East Indian -- Reel 11. Sadowski/Chaminade/Single scarf -- Reel 12. Nautch -- Reel 13. Devadasi, march -- Reel 14. Scarf dance (fast) -- Reel 15. Single scarf dance (slow & fast) -- Reel 16. Brahms waltzes -- Reel 17. Egyptian hands/Sadowski, 8/11/77 -- Reel 18. Sonata/Soaring -- Reel 19. Sonata/Soaring -- Reel 20. Spear/Vienna Woods/Buddhist temple -- Reel 21. Chopin Prelude, Largo/Bach Invention in D major -- Reel 22. Sonata pathétique -- Reel 23. Bach/Devadasi/Nautch/Bach Bourree/Single scarf/Chaminade -- Reel 24. Chaminade/Waltz caprice/Single scarf -- Reel 25. Japanese spear dance -- Reel 26. ... Read More