Charles H. Silver

Charles H. Silver appears in the following:

80th Anniversary of Beth Israel

Sunday, May 04, 1969

Charles H. Silver, President of the Medical Center, hosts the 80th Anniversary of Beth Israel Hospital. He invites to the microphone Mayor John V. Lindsay; Reverend Dr. Gardner Calvin Taylor, Pastor of the Concord Baptist Church; Reverend James B. McManus; Dr. George [Blinick], President of the Medical Board; Lt. Governor ...


Alfred E. Smith dinner

Wednesday, October 16, 1968

President Lyndon Johnson, candidates Richard Nixon and Hubert Humphrey, and others speak at the 23rd Alfred E. Smith dinner honoring Smith and the late Cardinal Spellman.


Yeshiva University Annual Dinner

Sunday, December 15, 1957

Vice President Richard M. Nixon speaks about the recent launch of the Sputnik satellite by the Soviet Union and what it means for the United States, particularly as it relates to the American educational system. Chairman of the Board of Education, Charles Silver also speaks.

Leo Young ...


[Opening ceremonies for exhibit] New York City school builders, 1809-1956.

Wednesday, October 03, 1956

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 74027
Municipal archives id: LT7320


Rededication Ceremony of New York City Hall

Thursday, July 12, 1956

At the rededication ceremony of City Hall, announcer Tommy Cowan describes the restoration as well as the history of the building and surrounding areas.

"The interior of City Hall has been done over as well as the exterior and Commissioner Frederick H. Zurmuhlen, of the department of ...


Cornerstone Laying of Beth Israel Hospital

Friday, June 06, 1952

This episode is from the WNYC archives. It may contain language which is no longer politically or socially appropriate.

Tommy Cowan reports.
Samuel Hausman, executive vice president of the hospital presides.
Rabbi Israel Goldstein presents the invocation.

The building is named after Charles H. Silver, he gives ...

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