American Novels

Copyright 2016, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of February 01, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


23398. American Novels. July 4, 1947. NBC net. "Moby Dick". Sustaining. The first show of the series. NBC University of the Air, Chicago origination. A dramatization from Moby Dick, by Herman Melville. Herman Melville (author), Hugh Downs (announcer), Everett Clark, Jess Pugh, Donald Gallagher, Curt Kupfer, Cliff Norton, Arthur Peterson, Bob Smith, Cliff Soubier. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23399. American Novels. July 11, 1947. NBC net. "The Scarlet Letter". Sustaining. The University Of The Air, Chicago origination. Nathaniel Hawthorne (author), Hugh Downs (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23400. American Novels. July 18, 1947. NBC net, Chicago origination. "Tom Sawyer". Sustaining. "University Of The Air." Part one. Only the first twenty six minutes of the program. Mark Twain (author), Hugh Downs (announcer), Ned Blandon (adaptor), Emil Soderstrom (composer), Bernard Birquist (conductor), Homer Hecht (director), David Whitehouse, Leonard Smith, Viola Berwick, Bill Rath. 26 minutes. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Incomplete.

23401. American Novels. July 25, 1947. NBC net, Chicago origination. "Tom Sawyer". Sustaining. "University Of The Air." Part two, the conclusion of the story. Bernard Birquist (conductor), Bill Rath, David Whitehouse, Elmira Ressler, Emil Soderstrom (composer), Fern Persons, Florine Sears, George Cisar, Homer Hecht (producer), Hugh Downs (announcer), Jess Pugh, Leonard Smith, Mark Twain (author), Ned Blandon (adaptor), Viola Berwick. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23402. American Novels. August 1, 1947. NBC net. "The Pilot". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. James Fenimore Cooper (author), Ken Nordine. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23403. American Novels. August 8, 1947. NBC net. "The Luck of Roaring Camp". Sustaining. The program is also known as, "The NBC University of the Air," Chicago origination. Bret Harte (author), Nelson Olmsted (narrator). 29:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23404. American Novels. August 15, 1947. NBC net. "Ramona". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Part 1. Helen Hunt Jackson (author). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23405. American Novels. August 22, 1947. NBC net. "Ramona". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Part 2 (conclusion). Helen Hunt Jackson (author). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23406. American Novels. August 29, 1947. NBC net. "The Hoosier Schoolmaster". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination, Part 1. Edward Eggleston (author), Harry Elders. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23407. American Novels. September 5, 1947. NBC net. "The Hoosier Schoolmaster". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Part 2 (conclusion). Edward Eggleston (author), Harry Elders. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

23408. American Novels. September 12, 1947. NBC net. "Life On The Mississippi". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Mark Twain (author), Nelson Olmsted. 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23409. American Novels. September 19, 1947. NBC net. "The Legend Of Sleepy Hollow". Sustaining. The University of the Air, Chicago origination. Phillips H. Lord, Washington Irving (author), Hugh Downs (announcer). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23410. American Novels. September 26, 1947. NBC net. "Little Women". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Part 1. Louisa May Alcott (author). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

23411. American Novels. October 3, 1947. NBC net. "Little Women". Sustaining. University of the Air, Chicago origination. Part 2 (conclusion). Louisa May Alcott (author). 1/2 hour. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 14 programs.