|Collection||Perham Collection - Thorn L. Mayes Sound Recordings|
|Title||"The Titanic Story by Joe Danko"|
|Dates of Creation||1965|
|Year Range from||1965|
|Year Range to||1965|
Sound recording on audiocassette of a statement by Joe Danko, introduced by Gary Halverson of the California Historical Radio Society (Vol. 10, #3). Joe Danko was the radio operator at the Brooklyn Navy Yard station, NAH, on the night of the Titanic disaster and he handled traffic from the disaster. Danko took the survivor list from the Carpathia the following morning to deliver to the press.
A transcript was completed for this tape and can be accessed at https://docs.google.com/a/historysanjose.org/document/d/1472wF6zNp6yLFjyB5LF73jTR4xaEp0A5LbmoAhbZwGw/pub.
|Creator||Mayes, Thorn L.|
|Other Creators||Perham Foundation|
|Language of Material||English|
|Level of description||Item|
Titanic (Steamship) -- Disasters -- 1910-1920 (LCSH)
Radio operators -- Biography (LCSH)
New York Naval Shipyard
|Access Conditions||Transcripts should be provided to researchers in lieu of physical recordings.|
|Extent of Description||17 minutes|