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National Film Preservation Foundation
by Promotional Films Co.
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Documentary about the International Ladies Garment Workers Union. Told in flashbacks, the story recounts the life of a worker about to retire with a union pension. The veteran unionist looks back to the abuses common before unionization, the great organizing drives of the 1930s, and the benefits and stability brought by the union. Note:  Originally planned for showing to ILGWU locals,  With These Hands  opened instead on Broadway and played four weeks as a theatrical feature. Nominated for...
Topic: sponsored film
78rpm Records Digitized by George Blood, L.P.
by John Philip Sousa; Joe Colling; Decca Band
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Performer: Decca Band Writer: John Philip Sousa March. Digitized at 78 revolutions per minute. Four stylii were used to transfer these records. They are 3.8mil truncated conical, 2.3mil truncated conical, 2.8mil truncated conical, 3.3mil truncated conical. These were recorded flat and then also equalized with Turnover: 375.0, Rolloff: -12.0. The preferred version suggested by an audio engineer at George Blood, L.P. is the equalized version recorded with the 3.8mil truncated conical stylus, and...
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Topics: 78rpm, Big Band
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