Irving Van Cooper

Irving Van Cooper 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 ...