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Series
Why is a writer?
Episode
Old Ironsides
Producing Organization
University of Iowa
WSUI 910 AM (Radio station : Iowa City, Iowa)
Contributing Organization
University of Maryland (College Park, Maryland)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip/500-959c964v
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Description
Old Ironsides, written by Oliver Wendell Holmes, was a successful attempt to save the Revolutionary warship Constitution, which had been destined for scrap.
Produced by the Iowa School of the Air, this series focuses on various works of literature from Shakespeare to Twain.
Broadcast
1961-01-06
Topics
Literature
Media type
Sound
Duration
00:14:52
Credits
Actor: Stribling, Don
Actor: Morris, Greg
Actor: Setterberg, Dick
Actor: Hoffman, Theodore
Actor: Schroeder, Spence
Announcer: Carter, Dave
Director: Walcoff, Larry
Producing Organization: University of Iowa
Producing Organization: WSUI 910 AM (Radio station : Iowa City, Iowa)
Writer: Horowitz, Floyd
AAPB Contributor Holdings
University of Maryland
Identifier: S60-6-13 (National Association of Educational Broadcasters)
Format: 1/4 inch audio tape
Duration: 00:14:30?
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Citations
Chicago: “Why is a writer?; Old Ironsides,” 1961-01-06, University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed September 26, 2021, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-959c964v.
MLA: “Why is a writer?; Old Ironsides.” 1961-01-06. University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. September 26, 2021. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-959c964v>.
APA: Why is a writer?; Old Ironsides. Boston, MA: University of Maryland, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-500-959c964v