The extended "Mullin-Palmer" tape collection at Stanford has a STEREO
copy of at least a portion of the 1953-01-25 Standard Hour. It is
Tape_98 from the Don Ososke Collection. Only the digital version is in
the Stanford Archive.
Reel 98, digitized 2008 (ARS0035_98_Standard_Hour_1953-01-25.wav) ;
Physical Description: 3 digital files
Scope and Contents
Standard Hour radio program, recorded at the War Memorial Opera House in
San Francisco, 1953-01-25 (at least first half hour). Early stereo
recording -- the normal broadcast would have been done in mono.
Digital .wav audio file, Digital .txt text file, digital .edl text file
On 2017-10-25 8:07 PM, Joseph Gallucci wrote:
> Hello all,
> I'm an archivist with the Los Angeles Philharmonic and I'm trying to track
> down any sort of index or episode guide to the Standard Hour (aka the
> Standard Symphony Hour), which aired on West Coast (mainly San Francisco)
> NBC stations from 1926 to 1955. We have a small collection here of Standard
> Hour broadcasts featuring the LA Phil Orchestra and are looking for
> verification of episode numbers and broadcast dates, since we think some of
> the episode numbers may be incorrect.
> I've already contacted the Archive of Recorded Sound at Stanford, who said
> they were not aware of the existence of any such index. Any and all other
> leads would be appreciated.
Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask]
Aurora, Ontario, Canada 647 479 2800
Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.