George and Louise McCabe Collection of Sound Recordings

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George and Louise McCabe Collection of Sound Recordings


  • 1931 - 1947 (Vervaardig)


8 linear feet; 7 boxes

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The collection contains approximately 1,200 78-rpm recordings focusing on the work of Bing Crosby and a sampling of other artists from the same period.


The recordings are cataloged individually.

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All material is open to the public without restriction. Copyright laws of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) govern the making of photocopies or other reproductions.

Physical access

Technical access

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The copyright interests in this collection have not been transferred to the Great American Songbook Foundation. Music written prior to 1923 is in the public domain. For more information, please consult the staff of the Library & Archives.

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Directe bron van verwerving

Received from George and Louise McCabe on November 17, 2011.

Appraisal, destruction and scheduling information


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  • Citation: George and Louise McCabe Collection of Sound Recordings, The Great American Songbook Foundation.
  • Processing information: Approximately half, 600, of the recordings have been catalogued and are accessible in LibraryWorld via our website. The remained will be cataloged at a later date.

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AtoM description created by Ashlee James, November 2011.


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