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Harry S. Truman

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Twenty-Four Years Later: Celebrating the 88th Anniversary of WNYC

Sunday, July 08, 2012

On Sunday, July 8, 2012, WNYC will mark 88 years on the air. Originally established as New York City's municipal radio station, WNYC has since become the flagship station for the country's public radio networks. In 1948, station founder Grover A. Whalen spoke briefly about what he believed to be WNYC's primary role in the lives of New York's residents.

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Sounds of History

Tuesday, May 30, 1967

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

Memorial Day feature for WNYC. Narrator Burgess Meredith. Biographies of FDR, Truman, Eisenhower, JFK, Stevenson, MacArthur. Excerpts of their speeches.

"Sounds of History" Memorial Day special presented by ...

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Documentary 1050 : You, Robert Wagner

Friday, January 01, 1965

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

From card catalog: Documentary 1050, "You, ...

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World's Fair

Wednesday, April 22, 1964

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

Introductory speaker explains how the New York World's Fair came to be. (4:00 - 6:00)Host Thomas J. Deegan Jr. (Chairman of the World’s Fair corporation's executive committee) introduces Moses.
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Continuing threat facing the western world by the Soviet possession of the atom

Wednesday, July 18, 1951

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

Bill Leonard introduces the second of four programs produced by James Fleming "dealing with challenging aspects of the civil defense story."

Several audio clips are played:
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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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President Truman at NAACP 38th Annual Meeting

Sunday, June 29, 1947

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President Truman's speech to the NAACP 38th annual meeting.

Audience, led by Carol Bryce and the United States marine band, sings "God Be With You Until We Meet ...

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