Physical Details: 1 sound cassette : analog ; 1 hr., 32 min., 34 sec.
Description: Speaker identifies himself only as "Jim."
He reads from a journal about his travels with Bert (Hemphill), collecting art, and talks about general events in his life.
Talking is interspersed with moments of music. The last four minutes of side 1 contain a portion of a radio drama. Side 2 is entirely comprised of recordings of music and radio programs.
Title from handwritten note on label on cassette, note continues: play on your tape or telephone playback.
Date based on speaker's mention of going to see the King Tut exhibit at the Field Museum (exhibit was in 1977).
Forms part of: Herbert Waide Hemphill papers, 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998
Rights Statement: Current copyright status is undetermined
Citation: A message for Bert Hemphill, not before 1977. Herbert Waide Hemphill papers, 1776-1998, bulk 1876-1998. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.
Digital ID: 15248
- Hemphill, Herbert Waide
Availability: This item has been digitally reformattted. It is available by appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations by request.