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Effie Burton radio script collection, 1938-1941

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Series 1. Voices of Yesterday, 1938-1941
0.4 linear feet
RPA 03103 (box 1)
Voices of Yesterday aired locally in the New York City broadcasting market. The program was based around the spoken word recordings of famous persons collected by recordist G. Robert Vincent. Each episode was a playlet about a famous person, that culminated in the playback of Vincent's recording of their voice. Series One consists of 54 scripts from the program.
Arranged alphabetically by program subject.
BOX-FOLDER 1/1 Jane Addams, 1939
Script
8 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/2 Newton D. Baker, 1939
Script
6 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/3 Phineas T. Barnum, 1938
Script
6 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/4 Sarah Bernhardt, 1938
Script
7 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/5 General William Booth, 1939
Script
6 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/6 William Jennings Bryan, 1938
Script
5 pages
Bibliography
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/7 William J. Burns, 1939
Script
7 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/8 Andrew Carnegie, 1938
Script
7 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/9 Enrico Caruso, 1941
Script
6 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/10 Champ Clark, 1939
Script
8 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/11 President Grover Cleveland, 1939
Script
5 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/12 Calvin Coolidge, 1938
Script
8 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/13 James J. Corbett, 1941
Script
6 pages
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/14 Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, 1938
Script
5 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/15 John Drinkwater, 1939
Script
7 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/16 Amelia Earhart, 1939
Script
6 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/17 Thomas Alva Edison, 1938
Script
5 pages
Bibliography
1 page
BOX-FOLDER 1/18 William Hooker Gillette, 1939
Script
7 pages
Bibliography
1 page
Press Release
1 page
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