[Opening ceremonies, West Vancouver Memorial Library, CKWX, November 11, 1950]


Description
Audio (MP3):
Smart, G. W. (George)
, Speaker
Valentine, William G.
, Speaker
Richardson, John (Jack)
, Speaker
Media Type:
Audio
Item Type:
Sound recordings
Description:
Audio recording of a delayed radio broadcast of the opening ceremony and dedication of the war memorial library in West Vancouver, on November 11, 1950, noted as immediately following the ceremonies at the cenotaph.
Notes:
Title from label on original reel-to-reel recording.
Publisher:
CKWX
Place of Publication:
Vancouver, BC
Date of Publication:
11 Nov 1950
Playing Time:
10:20
Subject(s):
Local identifier:
AV024
Collection:
Digital Collection
Language of Item:
English
Copyright Statement:
Public domain.
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Contact
West Vancouver Memorial Library
Email
WWW address
Agency street/mail address

1950 Marine Drive
West Vancouver, BC V7V 1J8
604-925-7400


Transcription:

Introduction by radio announcer in studio (00:01); introduction by radio announcer Lori (?) Irving, on-site at the opening ceremony (00:12); first speaker, Col. W. G. Smart, Library Society (Committee) Chairman (01:12); presentation of the keys to the library to Jack Richardson, Acting Reeve, by Col. W. G. Smart, Chairman, representing the Library Society (05:12); second speaker, Jack Richardson, Acting Reeve (05:42); prayer and dedication Rev. William G. Valentine (06:42); “God Save the King” with marching band and chorus (08:50); radio announcer in studio (09:32)

[Opening ceremonies, West Vancouver Memorial Library, CKWX, November 11, 1950]




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[Opening ceremonies, West Vancouver Memorial Library, CKWX, November 11, 1950]


Audio recording of a delayed radio broadcast of the opening ceremony and dedication of the war memorial library in West Vancouver, on November 11, 1950, noted as immediately following the ceremonies at the cenotaph.