Monitor study collection [sound recording], 1955-1975. 1955-1975.

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Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection. Monitor study collection [sound recording], 1955-1975.

Monitor study collection [sound recording], 1955-1975. 1955-1975.

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.

1 DVD-ROM : sd. ; 4 3/4 in.

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Crosby, Bing, 1903-1977

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American singer. From the description of Bing Crosby letter to Harry Ruby, 1964 Feb. 22. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 716080707 From the description of Bing Crosby autograph letter to Joe Roddy, undated. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 716080729 From the description of Bing Crosby letter to Look magazine, 1944 July 14. (Unknown). WorldCat record id: 716080749 Although Bing Crosby studied law at Gonzaga University in Spokane, he was more interested in playi...

Chamberlain, Wilt, 1936-1999

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Wilton "Wilt" Chamberlain was a famous basketball player and track star from Philadelphia, Pennsylvania known for his superior size and athletic ability. Wilt attended the University of Kansas from 1955-1958 and played in the National Basketball Association from 1958-1974. He received many honors throughout his career, including two-time NBA Champion and four-time NBA Most Valuable Player. From the guide to the Personal Papers of Wilt Chamberlain, 1955-1999, (University of Kansas Ken...

Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection

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Hope, Bob, 1903-2003

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Bob Hope (b. May 29, 1903, London, England–d. July 27, 2003, Los Angeles, CA) was a star of radio, film, television and stage during the 1940-1970's. He acted, song and danced through much of WW II entertaining troops. He continued entertaining troops though Korea, Vietnam and the Middle East. Additionally, Hope made many guest appearances on television as well as hosting his own specials. ...

Dietrich, Marlene, 1901-1992

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Marlene Dietrich (b. December 27, 1901, Berlin, Germany–d. May 6, 1992, Paris, France) was a German actress and singer. Throughout her long career, spanning from the 1910s to the 1980s, she maintained popularity by continually reinventing herself. In 1920s Berlin, Dietrich acted on the stage and in silent films. Dietrich starred in Hollywood films such as Morocco (1930), Shanghai Express (1932), and Desire (1936). Throughout World War II, she was a high-profile entertainer in the United St...

Sinatra, Frank

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The son of italian immigrants, Frank Sinatra began singing and doing impersonations in school which led to his future career as singer with the Hoboken Four in 1935. The quartet broke up in 1936 and Frank started working his way through the music industry until he finally got his big break in 1940. He would become one of Hollywood's leading men for the next two decades and a constant music hall draw after that until very close to the day he died in 1998. (Adapted from the Official Sinatra Family...