Andy Lanset

Director of Archives, New York Public Radio

Andy Lanset appears in the following:

Berlin 1961

Friday, September 02, 2011

Hallie Burnett, novelist and publisher, describes her experience in Berlin in August, 1961 while on assignment for Reader’s Digest,
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Leadbelly and Lomax Together at the American Music Festival

Friday, August 19, 2011

A long lost recording is found!
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Kurt Vonnegut: WNYC Reporter on the Afterlife

Friday, August 05, 2011

An opportunity to catch Vonnegut's keen observational skills as a reporter from a distant place, where neither before, nor since, WNYC has had a stringer.  
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News + Drama = Early Radio Newsreel

Monday, July 25, 2011

Dramatization of the news started long before television!

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WNYC: 87 Years and the Romance of Radio

Friday, July 08, 2011

A Spanish garden at the Municipal Building
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Do You Have What It Takes to Be a WNYC Announcer in 1938 or 1948?

Friday, July 01, 2011

WNYC
Surprise Yourself. Take the Test!
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Woody Guthrie and WNYC

Friday, June 24, 2011

He was a regular guest on Leadbelly's show and sang the station's praises.
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Edward Tatnall Canby: Reviewer, Critic, Audiophile, Conductor, Teacher & Host

Friday, June 17, 2011

A reviewer's reviewer.
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Intrepid City College Staffers Record Dust Bowl Refugees for WNYC Documentary

Friday, June 10, 2011

You could call them Lomax juniors.
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David Randolph: The Father of Weekly Thematic Music Programming

Friday, June 03, 2011

His weekly show aired for 33 years on WNYC.
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Opera Soprano Frieda Hempel Sings on WNYC Because She Loves New York!

Friday, May 27, 2011

Mayor La Guardia said he could not find the words to thank her.
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A 1926 Edition of Soundcheck: The Flanagan Brothers

Friday, May 06, 2011

They were the most popular group of Irish entertainers in New York City between the early 1920's and the late 1930's. The WNYC studios were welcoming.  
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WNYC Broadcasts Tribute to Nikola Tesla

Friday, April 29, 2011

Without him, the modern world wouldn't be the same.
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From the Archives

Sunday, April 17, 2011

It’s often a challenge when dealing with archive materials for web presentations.

You have audio and no photo or vice versa.  Additionally, materials we now recognize as being innovative and landmark productions may have been overlooked in their day, leaving little public record of their activities.  

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Artist and architect A.G. Lorimer Captures WNYC's Old Transmitter Site From Two Perspectives.

Friday, April 15, 2011

Art and technology in harmony.
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The Federal WPA Music Project is a Major Presence at WNYC

Friday, April 08, 2011

A lot of people think Mayor La Guardia saved WNYC, but it was really the Federal WPA.
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Isaac Brimberg: The Broadcast Pioneer Who Made It All Work

Friday, March 25, 2011

He was an MIT grad who made all the difference.
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WNYC WWII broadcasts at the National Library of Norway

Friday, March 18, 2011

WNYC host Gladys Petch aids in the struggle against the Nazi occupation of Norway.
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Communist Propaganda or Capitalist Commercial? A 1930s WNYC Broadcast is Mired in Controversy.

Friday, March 11, 2011

A cold war was brewing well before the World War II.
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WNYC Covers Howard Hughes After He Circles the Globe in Record Time!

Friday, March 04, 2011

Howard Hughes wades through a scrum of reporters at Floyd Bennett Field, July 14, 1938. Hughes and his four-man crew had just returned to New York after circumnavigating the globe and covering 14,672 miles in a record-setting three days, 19 hours, 14 minutes and 10 seconds.

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