The recordings made by sound archivist Tony Schwartz
are now in the collection of the Library of Congress at
Culpeper, VA. He made many field recordings in NYC,
and no doubt some in the borough of Brooklyn. But,
whether the tapes have been catalogued yet is another
> Date: Fri, 7 May 2010 16:31:51 -0500
> From: Sabine Gruffat <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: sound archives for detroit, mi and brooklyn, ny
> Hi everyone my name is Sabine Gruffat and I am an Asst. Professor at
> UW-Madison in the Communication Arts department.
> I am doing two projects and I am looking for field recordings from
> both Detroit (MI) and Brooklyn (NY).
> Specifically, I am looking for archival sounds. Do you know where I
> might start doing research on this topic?
> Sabine Gruffat