Guide to The Third Programme Transcripts 1955-1968
Cage 638

Summary Information

Repository
Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries
Title
The Third Programme Transcripts
ID
Cage 638
Date [inclusive]
1955-1968
Extent
2.0 boxes
General Physical Description note
1 foot of linear shelf space
Language
English
Abstract
This collection consists of mimeographed transcripts and scripts from the Third Programme, a series of radio programs produced by Douglas Cleverdon for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that aired between 1955 and 1968.

Preferred Citation note

The Third Programme, Transcripts, 1955-1968

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections Washington State University Libraries Pullman, WA

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Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of mimeographed transcripts and scripts from the Third Programme, a series of radio programs produced by Douglas Cleverdon for the British Broadcasting Corporation (BBC) that aired between 1955 and 1968. This program series was a precursor to BBC's Radio 3. Additionally, the collection includes correspondence between Charles Apfelbaum and the Washington State University Libraries related to the collection acquisition.

Literary, biographical, and historical features include: "Henry James in Cambridge," by Geoffrey Keynes; "The Aspern Papers," by Henry James; "Murder in the Cathedral," by T. S. Eliot; "Poems," "Poems with a Conversation," and "Too Tired for Words," by Stevie Smith; "Lord Keynes," by Leonard Woolf; "Poems of Francis Thompson;" "The Slade School in the Nineties," by Ethel Hatch; "A Tribute to Sir Max Beerbohm," by Siegfried Sassoon; "The Lovely that are not Beloved," by Sir Francis Meynell; "Meynell Family Poetry;" "The Truth about Pyecraft," by H. G. Wells (BBC television rehearsal script).

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Arrangement note

This collection is arranged in a single series.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Manuscripts, Archives, and Special Collections, Washington State University Libraries 2013

http://www.wsulibs.wsu.edu/masc
Terrell Library
P.O. Box 645610
Pullman, WA, 99164-5610
509-335-6691
mascref@wsu.edu

Conditions Governing Access note

This collection is open and available for research use.

Conditions Governing Use note

Copyright restrictions apply.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

This collection was purchased from dealer Charles Apfelbaum in 1995.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • British Broadcasting Corporation
  • Radio 3
  • Third Programme

Geographic Name(s)

  • England -- Intellectual life -- 20th century

Personal Name(s)

  • Beerbohm, Max, -- Sir, -- 1872-1956
  • Douglas, Norman, -- 1868-1952
  • Gill, Eric, -- 1882-1940
  • James, Henry, -- 1843-1916
  • Keynes, Geoffrey, 1887-1982

Subject(s)

  • Authors, English -- 20th century -- Biography
  • Literature
  • Media and Communication
  • Radio addresses, debates, etc.
  • Radio broadcasting -- England -- London
  • Radio plays
  • Radio programs -- England -- London

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Collection Inventory

Box Folder

Information: "The Third Dimension"; acquisition correspondence with Charles Apfelbaum 1983, 1995 

1 1

Max Beerbohm: "A Tribute to Sir Max Beerbohm" by Siegfried Sassoon 1956 

1 2

Norman Douglas: "Sir Compton Mackenzie" and "Constantine Fitzgibbon" 1956, 1957 

1 3

Norman Douglas: "Looking back on Norman Douglas" 1957, 1968 

1 4

T. S. Eliot: "Murder in the Cathedral," Poems used at the Memorial Service in Westminister Abbey 1965 

1 5

Eric Gill: "Recollections of Eric Gill" 1961 

1 6

Ethel Hatch: "The Slade School in the Nineties" 1967 

1 7

Henry James: "The Aspern Papers," "Henry James in Cambridge" by Geoffrey Keynes, "Reminiscences of Henry James," "Recollections of Henry James" 1968 

2 8

Lord Keynes: Radio Portrait of Lord Keynes by Leonard Woolf 1964-1965 

2 9

Francis Meynell: "The Lovely that are not Beloved" 1960 

2 10

Meynell Family Poetry: "Family Poetry" 1962 

2 11

Stevie Smith: "Poems and Conversation," "Poems with a Conversation," "Poems," "Too Tired for Words" 1968, 1957 

2 12

Francis Thompson: "Poems of Francis Thompson" 1959 

2 13

H. G. Wells: "The Truth about Pyecraft" 1958-1959 

2 14