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Preliminary sound recordings for performance work "Everyman as anyman, or putting on, on, on, on, on", 1969

Nesbitt, Esta, 1918-1975

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Title: Preliminary sound recordings for performance work "Everyman as anyman, or putting on, on, on, on, on"

Date: 1969

Physical Details: 3 sound tape reels : analog ; 7 in. ; 1 hr, 48 min, 20 sec

Description: Preliminary sound recordings created in the course of producing the multichannel film and sound performance work "Everyman as Anyman, or Putting On, On, On, On, On." The moving image component of the work is cataloged separately as Digital Item ID #16949. A master soundtrack combining elements of the preliminary sound recordings is cataloged as Digital Item ID #17157.

The original work was described by its creator as "a film and sound project demonstrating the media bombardment surrounding 'everyman' today, circa 1969."

Creator: Nesbitt, Esta, 1918-1975

Forms part of: Esta Nesbitt papers, 1942-1981

Rights Statement: U.S. public domain

Citation: Preliminary sound recordings for performance work "Everyman as anyman, or putting on, on, on, on, on", 1969. Esta Nesbitt papers, 1942-1981. Archives of American Art, Smithsonian Institution.

Availability: This item has been digitally reformatted. It is available by requesting an appointment in the Archives of American Art's reading rooms, or in certain situations as a Reproduction Request.

Digital ID: 17160