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Grover A. Whalen

Grover A. Whalen appears in the following:

Dedication of Idlewild Airport : New York City's Golden Jubilee

Saturday, July 31, 1948

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Speeches in honor of the opening of Idlewild Airport and the Golden Anniversary of New York City.

John Melton of the Metropolitan Opera sings the Lord's Prayer.

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City Hall Reception for Eamon De Valera

Tuesday, March 09, 1948

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At City Hall. Eamon De Valera, former president and prime minister of Ireland, receives honorary citizenship to New York City. Thomas Cowan reporting the events. Grover A. Whalen and Vincent Impellitteri, ...

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Friendship Train

Tuesday, November 18, 1947

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Mayor O'Dwyer addresses a crowd of children about the importance of the Friendship Food Train, which is ending its journey across the US in New York City. No people in the ...

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President of Mexico, Miguel Aleman, Hotel Commodore Luncheon

Friday, May 02, 1947

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Short speeches by Mayor O'Dwyer, Nelson Rockefeller, and President Aleman on the occasion of his visit to New York. Aleman's speech is in Spanish, followed by an English translation.


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Winston Churchill Reception at Astor Hotel

Friday, March 15, 1946

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Reception for Winston Churchill during his visit to New York.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 69271
Municipal archives id: LT591

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Winston Chuchill : Reception at City Hall

Friday, March 15, 1946

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Reception for Prime Minister Winston Churchill at City Hall. Introduction by Tommy Cowan. Mayor O'Dwyer presents Churchill with the scroll of New York. Churchill speaks, Police Glee Club performs.


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Charles de Gaulle City Hall Reception

Monday, August 27, 1945

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Joe Fishler reports on Charles de Gualle's arrival at City Hall Plaza. He describes General de Gaulle's route to City Hall, from the newly built Idlewild Airport through Queens, Brooklyn and ...

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