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Lawrence J. Fleming Audio and Video Materials


Description A silent motion picture depicting the last run of the Phoenix Street Railway in 1947, plus audio recordings of interviews with several past employees including motorman Sam Hodges, employed by the railway in 1913. The interviewer and most interviewees are unidentified.
Contributor Hodges, Sam (Interviewee)
Subject Street-railroads -- Arizona -- Phoenix. / Transportation -- Arizona -- Phoenix -- History.
Type Moving Image, Sound
Extent One MPEG-4 file, Seven MP3 files
Language English
Rights All Rights Reserved
Citation Lawrence J. Fleming Papers, Arizona Collection, Arizona State University Libraries
Note Digitized from a UMATIC videotape copy and audio cassette tapes June 2016 with the generous support of the Luhrs Family Endowment.
Note Audio recordings were amplified using Audacity software in April, 2017 to improve low audio levels. Files marked var were amplified at different levels to improve some especially low level segments within a file, otherwise amplification was applied across the entire file.
Collaborating Institutions ASU Library Arizona Collection
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


  phoenix_street_railway.mp4
106.9 MB video/mp4
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  MSS_388_Tape_1_Side_A+30db.mp3
58.7 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_1_Side_B+30db.mp3
46.3 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_2_Side_A+30db_var.mp3
59.0 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_2_Side_B+25db.mp3
27.6 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_3_Side_A+10db_var.mp3
33.0 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_3_Side_B+5db.mp3
42.1 MB audio/mpeg
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  MSS_388_Tape_4_Side_A_+5db.mp3
21.9 MB audio/mpeg
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