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Collection Dates: 1955 – 1975
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of one DVD-R containing over 60 hours of audio files of "Monitor" programs dating between 1955 and 1975. Prominent guests include Wilt Chamberlain, Bing Crosby, Frank Sinatra, Bob Hope, and Marlene Dietrich. The collection is for study purposes only.
Biographical Note: "Dietrich, Marlene, born December 27, 1901, SchoÃàneberg, (now in Berlin), Germany, died May 6, 1992, Paris, France, original name Marie Magdalene Dietrich, also called Marie Magdalene von Losch, [was a] German American motion-picture actress whose beauty, voice, aura of sophistication, and languid sensuality made her one of the world's most glamorous film stars."--"Dietrich, Marlene" from Encyclopaedia Britannica Online, http://search.eb.com/ (Viewed February 9, 2010)
Extent: 1 DVD-ROM : sd. ; 4 3/4 in.
Subject Headings: Monitor (Radio program);Magazine format radio programs--United States;Radio programs--United States;Radio broadcasting--United States;Chamberlain, Wilt, 1936-1999;Basketball players--United States;Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977;Sinatra, Frank, 1915-1998;Singers--United States;Hope, Bob, 1903-2003;Comedians--United States;Dietrich, Marlene;Entertainers--Germany
Provenance: Files recorded and collected by Dennis Hart. Deposited at the Walter J. Brown Media Archives by Dennis Hart.
Cite Collection As: Monitor study collection, 1955-1975. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.
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