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The Resource The birth house, by Ami McKay, (sound recording)

The birth house, by Ami McKay, (sound recording)

Label
The birth house
Title
The birth house
Statement of responsibility
by Ami McKay
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Practicing midwife Dora Rare works in Scots Bay, Nova Scotia during the early part of the twentieth century, but the midwifery tradition is threatened when medical doctor Gilbert Thomas arrives with promises of fast, painless childbirth
Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Cataloging source
OTP
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
McKay, Ami
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
Literary text for sound recordings
fiction
Music parts
not applicable
PerformerNote
Read by Anne Livingston
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Livingston, Anne
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Acadians
  • Childbirth
  • Midwifery
  • Nineteen tens
  • Obstetricians
  • World War, 1914-1918
  • Nova Scotia
Transposition and arrangement
not applicable
Label
The birth house, by Ami McKay, (sound recording)
Instantiates
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 audio disc (9 hr., 58 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC28080
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn319860405
  • (OCoLC)319860405
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 Audiobook or DAISY format
  • System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software. Audiobook Standard compatible player recommended; or DAISY playback software, or DAISY talking book player
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
The birth house, by Ami McKay, (sound recording)
Publication
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Carrier category
audio disc
Carrier category code
  • sd
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
stereophonic
Content category
spoken word
Content type code
  • spw
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
  • 4 3/4 in. or 12 cm.
Extent
1 audio disc (9 hr., 58 min.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Media category
audio
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • s
Note
CELA collection.
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
DC28080
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • sound disc
  • optical disk
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ocn319860405
  • (OCoLC)319860405
System details
  • Compact disc, MP3 Audiobook or DAISY format
  • System requirements: CD/MP3 player or MP3 playback software. Audiobook Standard compatible player recommended; or DAISY playback software, or DAISY talking book player
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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