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Henry McCarthy

Henry McCarthy appears in the following:

"Negro History and Brotherhood Week"

Monday, February 16, 1953

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

Begins with Monica Mayes singing "Star-Spangled Banner," which was not recorded. Commissioner of Welfare, Henry McCarthy, introduces Negro History and discusses the 1935 Federal Social Security Act, which wiped out many ...

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Harlem Welfare Center Dedication

Tuesday, November 04, 1952

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

Recording of speeches and performances at dedication of Harlem Welfare Center. Includes discussions of public's response to welfare programs.

[Poor quality original.]


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal ...

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