The Resource J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales, J. Frank Dobie, (sound recording)

J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales, J. Frank Dobie, (sound recording)

Label
J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales
Title
J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales
Statement of responsibility
J. Frank Dobie
Title variation
J. Frank Dobie tells stories from his books
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Dobie reads some of his tales that bring back a glimpse of America's mustang days. When putting together this recording, Dobie and its producers decided to have him read the tales, versus "telling them", as a means of preserving certain literary qualities. The delightfully expressive voice of Dobie comes through on these readings and provides the listener a glimpse into the character of the man
Cataloging source
TXT
Citation location within source
D75, p. 160
Citation source
McVicker
Date time place
Recorded in Austin, Texas September 20, 21, 22, 1960
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
folktales
Label
J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales, J. Frank Dobie, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Read by the author
  • Biographical note on slipcase
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The ghost bull of the mavericks -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally -- Too much pepper -- Drouthed out
Control code
7488978
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Note
  • Library's copy 1 and 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff (Accession No. for copy 1: 89-077 ; Accession No. for copy 2: 91-140).
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of the Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Accession No. 2004-006). Items laid in: 1 publisher' announcement (1 folder sheet); newspaper clipping, "Lassoing a legend's voice" from the Austin American-Statesman, January 10, 1993 (1 sheet). In container.
  • Library's copy 4 and 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Susan McBee, 2003 (Access. No. 2003-096). In container 33 cm.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
J. Frank Dobie tells the ghost bull of the mavericks and other tales, J. Frank Dobie, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
  • Read by the author
  • Biographical note on slipcase
Capture and storage technique
analog electrical storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The ghost bull of the mavericks -- The dream that saved Wilbarger -- Diamond Bill, Confederate ally -- Too much pepper -- Drouthed out
Control code
7488978
Dimensions
12 in.
Dimensions
12 in. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
microgroove fine
Note
  • Library's copy 1 and 2 (SW Writers): Gift of Bill and Sally Wittliff (Accession No. for copy 1: 89-077 ; Accession No. for copy 2: 91-140).
  • Library's copy 3 (SW Writers): Forms part of the Lowman-Dobie Collection. Gift of Al Lowman, 2004 (Accession No. 2004-006). Items laid in: 1 publisher' announcement (1 folder sheet); newspaper clipping, "Lassoing a legend's voice" from the Austin American-Statesman, January 10, 1993 (1 sheet). In container.
  • Library's copy 4 and 5 (SW Writers): Gift of Susan McBee, 2003 (Access. No. 2003-096). In container 33 cm.
Other physical details
analog, 33 1/3 rpm
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
33 1/3 rpm (discs)
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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