Microbe Hunters [Sound recording]

Book, Audio

Accession Number: 2017.8.6

Summary/Description: Catalog number 90 from the American Printing House for the Blind. Black paper label in print on side B and black label in braille on side A, legend reads in gold ink "Isabelle Archer Dyer Memorial Record/Talking Book/Solely For The Use Of The Blind/Recorded and Manufactured by/American Printing House for the Blind/Licensed under Dyer Patents/In 24 Records/APH 931/Microbe Hunters/By Paul de Kruif/ Copyright, 1926, By Paul De Kruif/All Rights Reserved/Read by Livingston Gilbert/Recorded 1940/By Permission of the Publisher/Harcourt, Brace and Company/New York/American Printing House for the Blind/Louisville, Kentucky." (Note blacked out text below "Solely for the ..." reads "Provided by the U.S. Government Through the Library of Congress.) [Narrator] Gilbert, Livingston Records are numbered APH 931 through APH 954.

Narrator: Gilbert, Livingston

Author: de Kruif, Paul

History/Provenance: Donor found these in his Minnesota high school while gathering props for a play as a student, took them home, and kept them through several moves. Other books in the set are stamped Minneapolis Braille and Sightsaving Class.

Credit Line: Gift of Michael P. Lucas, 2017.8.

Publish Date: 1940

Printer: American Printing House for the Blind

Place Printed: Louisville, KY

Date Printed: 1940

Subjects: Recreational reading (use for children's lit, novels, short stories, "popular" books.) Literature (use for classics, including plays.) Talking books

Physical Description: 24 sound discs : rigid vinyl, 11 13/16 in. diameter.