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Audio Tapes

Identifier: KC-19-01-11

Scope and Contents

The audio tapes listed below have been divided into three sections: tapes relating to the documentary, "One Fourth of Humanity"; recordings related to Edgar Snow's professional work, particularly speeches and interviews on China; and personal recordings of family and friends. The quality of the sound and the information recorded varies. The data below includes: "marked" -- Snow's annotation on the tape; "No." -- control number assigned by the University Archives during processing; "Speed/tracks"; and "Contents" -- a very brief description of the recording. No transcriptions exist for these tapes.


  • 1928-1982


Language of Materials

From the Collection:

English , Chinese , French .

Conditions Governing Access

Materials in this record group (series) are stored onsite and offsite. Items stored onsite require a minimum of 1 business day to retrieve them for use. Any items stored offsite will list a Location number and will require a minimum of 2 business days to retrieve them for use. Researchers interested in consulting any of the materials are advised to contact UMKC University Archives.


From the Collection: 39 Linear Feet

Repository Details

Part of the University of Missouri-Kansas City University Archives Repository

UMKC University Archives
UMKC University Libraries
800 E 51st Street
Kansas City MO 64110 United States