WorldCat Identities

Wolf, John Allen 1911-1996

Overview
Works: 145 works in 178 publications in 1 language and 178 library holdings
Genres: Drama  History  Music  Criticism, interpretation, etc  Interviews  Musical settings  Juvenile works  Conference proceedings 
Roles: Speaker, Commentator, Narrator, Host, Interviewer
Publication Timeline
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posthumous Publications by John Allen Wolf, published posthumously.
Most widely held works by John Allen Wolf
American school of the air. American school of the air ( Recording )
9 editions published in 1945 in English and held by 9 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales from far and near series ran on Thursdays. In this episode, a radio adaptation of the original book by Nina Baker Brown. A biography of Simón Bolívar, who fought to liberate Venezuela from the Spanish crown. This living world series ran on Fridays and featured dramas and discussions of contemporary life. In this episode, a drama outlines the history of the Monroe doctrine. The normally-scheduled student discussion is canceled due to the death of President Roosevelt. As a replacement, Archibald MacLeish speaks on the important conference in Chapultepec, Mexico, and the significance it has to continuing the good neighbor policy
[American school of the air ( Recording )
8 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 8 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Science frontiers series ran on Mondays and featured stories of industry and agriculture. In this episode, a dramatization outlining what public opinion polls are, and how they are taken. Gateways to music series ran on Tuesdays and featured musical guest performances. In this episode, Deems Taylor provides introduction to his orchestral suite "Through the looking glass" based on the novel by Lewis Carroll
[American school of the air. [American school of the air ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1944 and 1945 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Tales from far and near series ran on Thursdays. In this episode, a drama about a young Navajo boy who goes to school to learn modern ways. This living world series ran on Fridays and featured dramas and discussions of contemporary life. In this episode, a drama about how America's skilled labor forces are helping win the war by creating more efficient and safe ways to produce the goods needed to both fight abroad and keep industry working at home. Students from the Bronx High School of Science discuss the topic after the drama
The pause that refreshes on the air selections by Andre Kostelanetz ( Recording )
7 editions published between 1942 and 1944 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [Cavalcade of America ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
The pause that refreshes on the air: After program ends CBS War news begins. Cavalcade of America: A drama about B-17 bombers being flown to England by the Air Transport Command and the tolerance that emerges between men of different nations on the trip
[Radio Reader's Digest. [The pause that refreshes on the air ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Radio Reader's Digest. A dramatic story about the American railroad engineer, John Jones, also known as Casey Jones. A dramatized warning about the various fraudulent activities of the war gyps. A dramatized story about an adopted little girl named Miss Boo as told by her mother
[Lady Esther presents-- the Screen Guild Players. [The pause that refreshes on the air ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Lady Esther presents. A condensed version of the Warner Brothers film Casablanca with its original cast
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [The Pepsodent show ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [The Bell Telephone hour ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
[Gulf screen guild theater. [The pause that refreshes on the air ( Recording )
2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
Gulf screen guild theater: An adaptation of the Columbia Pictures' comedy, "Too many husbands." Includes advertisement for war bonds
[Fireside chats by Franklin D Roosevelt ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
President Roosevelt's war message (part 2): An address to the nation telling the country where the U.S. stands in the world, what the national purpose will be, and how the U.S. will fight the war
American school of the air. American school of the air ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Gateways to music series ran on Tuesdays and featured musical guest performances, In this episode, Thomas Archer introduces the collaborative effort of the CBS and CBS studios in presenting this program on the Canadian voyageurs who were the first to explore several regions of Canada. He then narrates the stories behind several of this songs and introduces the performers. New horizons series ran on Wednesdays and featured American explorers. In this episode, a dramatization of the history of Turkey ranging from Suleiman the Magnificent to Mustafa Kemal Ataturk who overthrew the Sultanate and made the Ottoman Empire into the Turkey we know today
American school of the air. American school of the air ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This living world series ran on Fridays and featured dramas and discussions of contemporary life. In this episode, a docudrama about how an American farm family faces a fourth year of war as their resources dwindle and demands grow. A discussion follows with a group of students from East Orange High School in New Jersey. Science frontiers series ran on Mondays and featured stories of industry and agriculture. In this episode, a docudrama about the history of the development of the B-29 Superfortress bomber from concept to final production
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [News and views by John B. Hughes ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
News and views: John B. Hughes reports and comments on current events, mostly war-related. Hitler's forces are said to be in tatters and the Allies are facing little resistance in North Africa and France
American school of the air. American school of the air ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1945 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
This living world series ran on Fridays and featured dramas and discussions of contemporary life. In this episode, a docudrama about the lend-lease programs, world-cooperation ending the war, and laying the groundwork for the United Nations. Science frontiers series ran on Mondays and featured stories of industry and agriculture. In this episode, a docudrama that explains how a war was won because of a map, and how that map was made. Ending message by Lyman Bryson about the purpose of the United Nations and the upcoming San Francisco conference
[Keep 'em rolling. [The pause that refreshes on the air ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Keep 'em rolling: Opens with news bulletins about the war. Includes an interview with Joe Smith, an average airplane factory worker in Pennsylvania set to join the military. Also includes a promotional teaser of the upcoming film "Joe Smith, American."
[H.v. Kaltenborn news analysis. [The pause that refreshes on the air by H. v Kaltenborn ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
H.v. Kaltenborn news analysis: Kaltenborn discusses Hitler's recent speech to rally the German people, saying that the harsh winter is why the promised victory has not already happened. He also discusses the people's lobby to win the war formed by local meetings and sending demands to their elected representatives. The goal of these groups is to force the Congress to hear the will of their constituents rather than that of special interests
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [An address by Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt, London, November 8, 1942] ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt: First Lady Eleanor Roosevelt speaks from London and discusses what she has seen in her two-week trip around Britain. She highlights the strong will and work ethic of the British people and emphasizes what work the American people must do to help with the war effort
[The pause that refreshes on the air. [The seventh anniversary of the creation of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, November 15, 1942 ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The seventh anniversary of the Philippines: A program marking the seventh anniversary of the Commonwealth of the Philippines, originating from the Shoreham Hotel, Washington, D.C. In this portion of the broadcast, basic background about the country is given, a native folksong is performed, and President Manuel Quezon presents a speech. Quezon speaks about the effect of the war on the Philippines and the Filipinos' desire for freedom and gratitude toward the United Nations and United States
American school of the air. American school of the air ( Recording )
1 edition published in 1944 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
New horizons series ran on Wednesdays and featured American explorers. In this episode, a drama about the country and the people of Burma and how it functioned in World War II. Tales from far and near series ran on Thursdays. In this episode, an adaptation of a children's story by Julia L. Sauer. A child of Nova Scotia who loves the fog is transported by it to a secret world of her own
 
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