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John Cashmore

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"Alert America Convoy" Brooklyn Reception

Thursday, May 15, 1952

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

An event at Brooklyn City Hall to welcome the "Alert America Convoy."


Recording opens with reporter, followed by a portion of a speech by John Cashmore.


The emcee for the ...

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John Cashmore

Monday, February 19, 1951

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

Interview with John Cashmore, Democratic candidate for U.S. Senator from New York in 1952. Members of student newspapers around New York City question Cashmore about his campaign, his opinions are current ...

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John Cashmore Interview Concerning Storm Damage

Saturday, November 25, 1950

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Phone interview with Brooklyn Borough President John Cashmore about storm damage in his borough.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 68875
Municipal archives id: LT250

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Skyline Ceremony in Brooklyn : [Brooklyn Heights Promenade Dedication]

Saturday, October 07, 1950

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Speeches commemorating the Brooklyn Heights Promenade, part of the Brooklyn-Queens Expressway.

In his speech, Robert Moses talks about the incorrect theory that roads and highways should be built ...

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Owls Head Sewage Treatment Plant Opening Ceremonies

Wednesday, May 24, 1950

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Rpbert Moses: Our water has gotten away from us; cites a trip to Sao Paulo, where no treatment plants exist. Was told by the health commissioner that the beaches were making ...

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Gravesend Health Center Cornerstone Laying Ceremony

Friday, October 21, 1949

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Speeches touch on the need for schools in the neighborhood, inspired, perhaps, by signs held up by audience members.



Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC ...

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International Air Exposition : Official Richmond, Brooklyn, Army, and Youth Day

Friday, August 06, 1948

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New York City's Golden Jubilee

Speeches and performances in honor of Richmond, Brooklyn, Army, and Youth Days at Idlewild Airport (the combination of days can be blamed on ...

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33rd St. Pier Dedication

Monday, October 27, 1947

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First pier to be rehabilitated under Mayor O'Dwyer.

Cashmore talks about future plans for piers in the city. Manetti and Bennett discuss the city's long-term plan to rehabilitate ...

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60th Anniversary of the Brooklyn Bridge

Monday, May 24, 1943

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We hear from the "talking" Brooklyn Bridge who recounts the last 60 years of activities he has seen. Particularly, the bridge reminisces about all the war traffic caused by the Spanish ...

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