Richard Pyatt

Richard Pyatt appears in the following:

Salvation Army: Approach to the Narcotics Problem

Monday, March 30, 1970

This episode introduces the Salvation Army's approach to the narcotics problem. Guests include Brigadier Dorthy Barry, a narcotics consultant, Major Mary Davis, Director of the Women's Correctional Bureau, and Brian Figueroa, Director of the Salvation Army Coffee House in Greenwich Village.

Has there been a change in ...

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[Brooklyn Navy Yard Update, Tenants' Rights Plans, Employee of the Month]

Sunday, June 15, 1969

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

Richard Pyatt with Real Estate Commissioner Carl Madonick in a monthly series.

a) City has made proposition to Federal Government for the part of the Brooklyn Navy Yard ...

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Helping the Ex-Addict Through Poetry Therapy

Thursday, April 17, 1969

This is a rebroadcast of WNYC's award-winning week-long series, "Narcotics and Narcotic Addiction". This episode features Dr. Jack J. Leedy, the founder of the Association for Poetry Therapy. Host Richard Pyatt leads a discussion with Dr. Leedy and other therapists about the value of poetry in treating drug addiction.

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Weekly from the Atlantic Monthly

Friday, November 22, 1968

Richard Pyatt reads an essay in the November 1968 Atlantic Monthly titled "The Greatest American Poet" by James Dickey. The essay discusses Theodore Roethke and Allan Seager.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150793
Municipal archives id: T7098

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Willie Smith

Monday, August 19, 1968

Ed Pyatt interviews Willie J. Smith, the Executive Director of the Neighborhood Youth Corp who was suspended from his job for having participated in a City Hall protest against cuts to summer jobs. He was reinstated to his position but warned not to do such a thing again.
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[Brooklyn Navy Yard Update, Truck Drivers' Training Program, Mr. Oscar Griffin]

Thursday, September 21, 1967

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

Richard Pyatt with Real Estate Commissioner Carl Madonick in a monthly series.


Begin by discussing the prospected establishment of an industrial complex in the old Brooklyn Navy Yard. There is a ...

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[Brooklyn Navy Yard Update, Employee of the Month]

Thursday, July 20, 1967

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

Richard Pyatt with Real Estate Commissioner Carl Madonick in a monthly series.

Latest news about Brooklyn Navy Yard.

Employee of the month award given to ...

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Weekly from the Atlantic Monthly

Friday, April 28, 1967

Host Richard Pyatt reads, "America's Catholic Bishops" by Daniel Callahan, from the Atlantic Monthly, April 1967, pp. 63-71. The essay talks about the recent history of the American Bishop and the future of the Catholic in America. Callahan advocates for reform in the Church. There is some extra time at ...

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Eric Haas

Thursday, October 28, 1965

Eric Haas, of the Socialist Labor Party, candidate for Mayor, discusses his views on the campaign issues. He discusses the problems of slums, crime, pollution, unemployment, and drug addiction.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 151007
Municipal archives id: T731

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