Philip Quarles appears in the following:
Friday, January 04, 2013
The founding of the American Symphony Orchestra.
Wednesday, January 02, 2013
Stevenson defines patriotism to veterans as the love of something, not the fear of something.
Monday, December 31, 2012
Ted Sorensen talks about his time with the Kennedy clan at this Book and Author Luncheon
Friday, December 28, 2012
At this official 1952 ceremony on the steps of City Hall, the president of Nicaragua, Anastasio Somoza, is welcomed to New York by Mayor Vincent R. Impellitteri. Read More
Wednesday, December 26, 2012
A pair of performances from Miss Cornelia Otis Skinner
Monday, December 24, 2012
The Author of The Rise and Fall of the Third Reich speaks at this 1960 Book and Author Luncheon
Friday, December 21, 2012
Robert Sherwood speaks about his time in the Office of War Information at a Book and Author Luncheon
Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Arthur M. Schlesinger Jr. talks about his latest work, A Thousand Days, in this talk at the Book and Author Luncheon
Monday, December 17, 2012
This 1962 tEight women reminiscing about their friend, and illuminating the many different areas of Eleanor Roosevelt's politically wide-ranging life.
Friday, December 14, 2012
Jackie Robinson answers questions about the fight for civil rights in this 1968 interview.
Wednesday, December 12, 2012
A vivid snapshot of the days when Labor reigned supreme in America.
Monday, December 10, 2012
A masterclass in story-telling with Peter Ustinov
Friday, December 07, 2012
It's all jokes with S. J. Perelman, no joke.
Wednesday, December 05, 2012
Vance Packard unveils advertising in this 1957 talk.
Monday, December 03, 2012
In this 1954 talk, J. Robert Oppenheimer surmises that today's pressing questions "will be transmuted before they are answered" and that "the very process of discovery will shatter the concepts that we today use to describe our puzzlement." Read More
Friday, November 30, 2012
Nixon delves into the Vietnam problem at an Overseas Press Club Luncheon.
Wednesday, November 28, 2012
Ogden Nash talks poetry at this 1951 Book and Author Luncheon
Monday, November 26, 2012
Before the controversy of the American publication of Lolita, Vladimir Nabokov cuts a different figure at this 1958 Books and Authors Luncheon.
Friday, November 23, 2012
Mumford de-emphasized technology as man's defining achievement, arguing that language and communication were the essential elements of civilization and that the city.
Wednesday, November 21, 2012
Moses laments the atmosphere of distrust that has arisen around government, the result of "altogether too many newspapers" conducting too many investigations.