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Robert F. Wagner

Robert F. Wagner appears in the following:

Opening Concert from Town Hall

Friday, February 12, 1954

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Opening concert for the 15th Annual American Music Festival.

Seymour Siegel introduces the program by discussing WNYC's role in opening a "channel of communication in a democracy" and ...

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Eternal Light Ceremony [Armistice Day 1952]

Tuesday, November 11, 1952

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34th Anniversary of the signing of the Armistice.
Robert F. Wagner, Borough President of Manhattan speaks.
Dolores Micheline sings the Star Spangled Banner
Mayor Impellitteri speaks.
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East Harlem Health Center Dedication

Tuesday, November 04, 1952

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Speeches and performances in celebration of the opening of the East Harlem District Health Center. Includes a speech in Spanish.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives ...

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Harlem Welfare Center Dedication

Tuesday, November 04, 1952

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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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Groundbreaking of the Third Tube of the Lincoln Tunnel

Thursday, September 25, 1952

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Groundbreaking ceremonies for the third tube of the Lincoln Tunnel, connecting New York and New Jersey.

Mayor Impellitteri talks about how the construction of the tunnel will help ...

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Golden Medal Award Ceremony for Governor Thomas E. Dewey

Saturday, May 24, 1952

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Speeches celebrating Governor Dewey's work in "underprivileged and typifying the American way of life." Specific programs mentioned include: New York State Youth Board, New York State Commission Against Discrimination (which work ...

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Dedication of Battery Park Underpass

Thursday, May 10, 1951

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Celebration of the linking of the Westside Highway with FDR Drive through this underpass through South Ferry.

Past Borough Presidents in attendance are named: Isaacs, Hugo Rogers, Levy, ...

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Frederick Douglass Circle Dedication

Wednesday, September 20, 1950

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Speeches by politicians during a dedication service for Frederick Douglass Circle.


Glester Hines, chairman of the Peoples Civic and Welfare Association, makes opening remarks and introduces Bishop R.C. Lawson, who ...

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Wagner - Waldorf Dinner

Wednesday, January 12, 1949

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Event to honor Robert F. Wagner, Jr., chairman of the City Planning Commission. The event benefits the Children's Welfare Federation.

First speaker, unidentified (possibly Dr. Channing H. Tobias), ...

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