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Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark

Title
Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27.
Publication
1961.

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Details

Additional Authors
  • Abbott, Bud, 1897-1974
  • Lipton, Bill, 1926-
Found In
Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark.
Description
1 streaming audio file (approximately 50 min.) : digital, mono.
Alternative Title
Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Interviews (Sound recordings)
Note
  • Title from collection record; date from the original container.
  • On recording Lipton states the date as August 26.
  • Streaming files transferred from original audio reels.
Access (note)
  • Patrons can access streaming audio file online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Source (note)
  • Bill Lipton,
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of: Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark, *L(Special) 93-36
Call Number
*LT-7-A 2858
OCLC
908852135
Title
Interview with Bud Abbott about Bobby Clark, 1961-08-27.
Production
1961.
Country of Producing Entity
United States.
Type of Content
spoken word
Type of Medium
audio
computer
Type of Carrier
audiotape reel
online resource
Access
Patrons can access streaming audio file online only onsite at the Library for the Performing Arts.
Performer
Bill Lipton, interviewer ; Bud Abbott, interviewee.
Event
Recorded in Abbott's home in Hollywood, California 1961 August 27.
Summary
Bud Abbott, an actor and comedian best remembered as the straight man of the comedy team Abbott and Costello with Lou Costello, deliberates on the principle of comedy teams and speaks about famous teams such as his own, Bobby Clark and Paul McCullough, Joe Weber and Lew Fields, Dean Martin and Jerry Lewis, and show business in general. Lipton and Abbott muse on the transformation of show business from stage to radio to television.
Original Version
Archival original format: (1 audiotape reel : analog, 3 3/4 ips., two track mono ; 7 in.) in *LT-7-A 2858.
Linking Entry
Forms part of: Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark, *L(Special) 93-36
Source
Gift; Bill Lipton, 1984.
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Added Author
Abbott, Bud, 1897-1974, interviewee.
Lipton, Bill, 1926- interviewer.
Lipton, Bill, 1926- donor.
Added Title
Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark.
Found In:
Collection of audio interviews about Bobby Clark.
Research Call Number
*LT-7-A 2858
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