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Fiorello H. La Guardia

Fiorello H. La Guardia appears in the following:

Charles de Gaulle City Hall Reception

Monday, August 27, 1945

Medals are being pinned on chests left and right.

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August 26, 1945

Sunday, August 26, 1945

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From card catalog: Need to resume hard work for reconversion. NYC's post-war program of construction and improvement. The garment industry. Food situation and continuation of meatless Tuesdays and Fridays. Tipping racket ...

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August 19, 1945

Sunday, August 19, 1945

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Description from the Municipal Archives card catalog:

Production of consumer goods alone is not the means to national full employment. Appeal to bond holders not to cash in ...

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August 12, 1945

Sunday, August 12, 1945

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Awaiting the official announcement of Japan's surrender. The Atomic bomb.
Editorial from the New York Times: "Thanks to Hitler."

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August 5, 1945

Sunday, August 05, 1945

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30th anniversary of the Army Air Force. Sugar situation. Problem of tipping. Establishment of joint procurement department for the Army and Navy on ...

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July 29, 1945

Sunday, July 29, 1945

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Expression of sympathy to families of victims of accident at Empire State Building. [Plane crash] Letter from Lt. Gen. Deputy Commander of US Air Force. Memorandum of agreement for the construction ...

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July 22, 1945

Sunday, July 22, 1945

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Speech by President Truman in Berlin. Meat situation. Butter. Slow down on buying green beans. Food items worth buying. Vegetable and produce dealers with closed stores because of disagreement with OPA. ...

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July 15, 1945

Sunday, July 15, 1945

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Implications of Bastille Day; salute to France; compares New York and Paris; Potsdam Conference; political tyranny; Yugoslavia and Tito will solve Balkan situation; accepts Italy as UN country; reviews US success ...

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July 8, 1945

Sunday, July 08, 1945

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July 8, 1945 Talk to the People. 1,309th day of the war. Greets audience, "Patience and fortitude." Talks about Major General Terry Allen who returned the other day. Welcomes troops of ...

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June 24, 1945

Sunday, June 24, 1945

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Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 72855

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Eisenhower Day Ceremonies

Tuesday, June 19, 1945

A triumphant return to New York City.

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Eisenhower Waldorf Astoria Reception

Tuesday, June 19, 1945

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Irving Lehman, Chief Judge of the Court of Appeals of New York presents a speech to honor General Dwight D. Eisenhower upon the end of the conflict in Germany and his ...

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June 17, 1945

Sunday, June 17, 1945

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WNYC archives id: 72854
Municipal archives id: LT2537

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June 10, 1945

Sunday, June 10, 1945

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Tribute to the martyrs of Lidice. U.N. Eisenhower's reception in NYC on June 19. Tribute to Journal American. Problems of retailers. Citrus fruits and ceiling prices. Central bus terminal. Complaints from ...

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June 3, 1945

Sunday, June 03, 1945

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Letters requesting proclamation of a price control week. Need for extension of O.P.A. Meat situation. Part 8 of the proposed plan to control meat production and distribution. Permitting custom slaughtering for ...

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May 27, 1945

Sunday, May 27, 1945

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War in Japan. Opportunity to see B-29 at Municipal Airport (4th anniversary of Army Transport Corps). Announced demobilization of the auxiliary fire corps. His announced refusal to run for re-election. Food ...

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May 20, 1945

Sunday, May 20, 1945

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I am an American Day. War in Japan. Meat situation. Why do we have O.P.A.? Livestock Feeders association. Poultry situation. O.P.A. violators. W.P.B. release control on 1200 items. City cancer hospital ...

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May 13, 1945

Sunday, May 13, 1945

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Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 72774

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May 6, 1945

Sunday, May 06, 1945

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La Guardia announcing his retirement from office.

Sides 5-7-9 only.

SEE ALSO 59305


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April 29, 1945

Sunday, April 29, 1945

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The war in Europe. Appeal to the people to disregard victory rumors. Appeal to guard against premature rowdy V-D celebrations. O.P.A. hearings in which LaGuardia testified. Meat shortages & high prices. ...

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