Harold H Axtell
29 Jul 1937
- Grand Manan Island; Seal Cove
- 44.649737 -66.845618
NOTES: This recording was transfered from disk: 10", 78-rpm embossed disk scribed A101 and B102. Bob Grotke made the transfer to digital via Neumann VMS66 w/ SME16" arm w/ Stanton 680 outfitted with 3.0mil truncated styli. Digitized with 400Hz hi-pass filter. (Bob Grotke, 31 July 2006).
Sound Film Reel 3734A. 35mm. L. 400 ft. in 2 parts. Seal Cove, Grand Manan Island, New Brunswick, Cananda. July 29, 1937, 2:00pm. Pt. 1, 78 ft. Footage 1C60749.
Downy young; a bird taken from a burrow and held near mike. First 20-30 ft. most overmodulated and speed high. Last 50ft. should be good. (Pt. 1 is excellent. P.P.K.)
Pt. 2, 322 ft. Footage 1C60972.
Recorded by H. Axtell, Fred Crystal. (A.R.B. in field at Kent Island).
Privately published to 12 inch disc; 78rpm by A.R.B.; 3 Nov 1937.