The Making of americans sound recording / by Gertrude Stein

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Cover design by Irwin Rosenhouse.
Cover painting by Richard Banks, with photograph by Carl van Vechten.
"Marian Seldes has made a beautiful record of a magnificent passage from Gertrude Stein's Making of Americans. She has made it with clarity, beautiful speech, enthusiasm, and complete success. I congratulate her and the listener. -Carl Van Vechten" -- text on cover.
Text of selections in booklet (6 p.) inserted in original container.
Read by Marian Seldes.
Related materials may be found in the Moses and Frances Asch Collection, also held by this repository. Related materials may include correspondence between the studio, producers, and/or performers; original cover art designs; original production materials; business records; and audiotapes from studio production.
Track information
101. The Making of Americans
201. Lectures in America
Publisher number
FL 9742 Folkways Records
Summary
Marian Seldes reads selections from The making of Americans and Plays, from Lectures in America.
Repository Loc.
Smithsonian Institution, Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage, Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections, 600 Maryland Ave., S.W., Suite 2001, Washington, D.C. 20024. Call 202-633-7322 for appointment. Fax: 202-633-7019. Email: rinzlerarchives@si.edu
Topic
Prose literature
Ralph Rinzler Folklife Archives and Collections
Restrictions & Rights
Restrictions on access
author
Stein, Gertrude 1874-1946
reader
Seldes, Marian
producer
D'Arcy, Scotti
cover designer
Rosenhouse, Irwin
Subject
Stein, Gertrude 1874-1946 Lectures in America Plays Adaptations
Physical description
1 phonograph record : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in
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Folkways Records Collection 1948-1986
1963
Type
Phonograph records
Local number
FW09742
Folkways 9742