Paul Ford of WLBZ Radio narrates a program where Minister of the Hammond Street Congregational Church in Bangor, Reverend Edward G. Ernst, explains how Bangor got its name, by mistake, when Seth Noble mistakenly thought a clerk was asking the name of the hymn he was humming. WLBZ asked several area vocalists to perform the hymn. Recorded August 20, 1956.
Bangor, music, vocal performance, organ, hymns
History | Radio
Length of Audio Recording
WLBZ Radio, (August 20 1956) "Story of Seth Noble and the Naming of Bangor, and Several Performances of the Hymn". WLBZ Radio Station Records. MS 608. Tape 14. Special Collections, Raymond H. Fogler Library, University of Maine.