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Robert F. Wagner

Robert F. Wagner appears in the following:

Crime in the Subways

Monday, April 05, 1965

Mayor Wagner announces plans to combat crime on NYC subways, primarily through the creation of a new off-hours shift of police officers patrolling subway platforms and trains, requiring 1,000 new servicemen and temporary overtime for current officers.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150580

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Statement on Newspaper Strike

Tuesday, March 30, 1965

Reports made from city hall on the eve of an avoided 1965 Newspaper strike.

Short interviews with Union representative Bertram Powers of the First International Typographical Union (ITU), John Gaherin of New York Newspaper Publishers Association, and mayor Wagner. Elmer Brown, also of the ITU, makes a ...

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Citizen's Budget Commission 33rd Annual Dinner

Thursday, March 25, 1965

[Audio begins abruptly with applause. Poor quality audio throughout the three tapes.]

Peter Grimm, the founder of the Citizen's Budget Commission, presents medals to people who have made considerable contributions to New York City life.The following receive the honor.

1. Dr. Othmar Hermann Ammann ...

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Yeshiva University Convocation

Monday, March 08, 1965

Charles Silver introduces the speakers and talks a little bit about the contributions of Yeshiva University.

Mayor Robert F. Wagner speaks next. He praises Yeshiva University for their commitment to education and scholarship. The mayor recognizes the responsibility the university has taken to tackle social ills.

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Sister City Greeting

Friday, February 26, 1965

Lions Club greets the Tokyo Lions Club. Mayor Wagner gives a short welcome speech to Lion's Club of Tokyo. Recalls beautiful days spent in Japan. Warmest regards to Lions of Tokyo.

NYC President of Lions Club Sandy Strayer sends greetings and best wishes on this, the 5th ...

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United Parent's Association Annual Conference

Saturday, January 16, 1965

[this is a partial recording.]

Speakers: James B. Donovan, President of the Board of Education; Robert F.. Wagner, Mayor; Dr. John H. Fisher, President of Teacher's College, Columbia University.



Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150636
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Reception for Eisaku Sato

Thursday, January 14, 1965

Mayor Wagner welcomes Eisaku Sato, Prime Minister of Japan to New York City. New York City and Tokyo sister city relationship. Presents city medal of honor.

Sato responds in Japanese. An interpreter for the Prime Minister responds. Thanks the Mayor. New York great economic center. His talks ...

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Welfare Worker's Strike

Sunday, January 10, 1965

Special address by Mayor Robert F. Wagner discusses the now week-long strike of welfare workers against the Dept. of Welfare. He mentions his efforts to repeal Condon-Wadlin Act Tape feed is a pick up from CBS.

Wagner talks of the weeks of negotiations with top union leaders ...

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Welfare Worker's Strike

Sunday, January 10, 1965

Mayor Wagner addresses the Welfare Worker's Strike.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150635
Municipal archives id: T907

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Documentary 1050 : You, Robert Wagner

Friday, January 01, 1965

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

From card catalog: Documentary 1050, "You, ...

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Reception for Nobel Prize recipient Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday, December 17, 1964

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

Hubert Humphrey speaks. Grateful that Dr. King returned safely, "can think of no one that has done more to give true meaning to that precious word called 'peace.'"

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City Hall Event for MLK's Nobel Prize

Thursday, December 17, 1964

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

Announcer introduces program, at City Hall Dept of Sanitation Band performs and another announcer describes the room and schedule.


National Anthem. Monsignor Gregor L. Mooney delivers invocation.


Richard C. Patterson, ...

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Community Salute to Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.

Thursday, December 17, 1964

After City Hall, the celebrations were taken uptown to Harlem.

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Statement on the Death of Former Mayor William O'Dwyer

Tuesday, November 24, 1964

Statement on O'Dwyer's death by Paul R. Screvane, President of City Council and Mayor Robert F. Wagner.

I join Mayor William O'Dwyer's many friends both here and abroad in expressing my heartfelt sadness in his passing. It was my privilege to work for many years with this ...

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Verrazano Narrows Bridge Dedication

Saturday, November 21, 1964

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

Begins with band playing. Host tries to get the crowd and speakers under control.

Star-Spangled Banner. Cardinal Spellman performs benediction.

Robert Moses, President of the ...

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1964 Lasker Awards Luncheon

Thursday, November 19, 1964

Lasker Awards Luncheon from 1964. Details listed here:

http://www.laskerfoundation.org/awards/year/1964/

Luncheon includes the following notable speakers and guests: Senator Elect Robert Kennedy, Dr. Farber. Robert Wagner, Nathan S. Klein, Renato Dulbecco, Harry Rubin.

The luncheon begins with remarks from Senator Elect Kennedy. ...

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[Dedication of Carnegie Hall as a national historic landmark]

Friday, November 06, 1964

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Stewart L. Udall, Secretary of the Interior, speaks at the dedication of Carnegie Hall as a national historic landmark.


Mayor Robert F. Wagner follows with short speech describing how the decision ...

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Wagner Statement on the Democratic Electoral Victory

Wednesday, November 04, 1964

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

Woman heard at open describing the format for conference, radio first, followed by television, 4 minutes each.


Mayor Robert F. Wagner makes a statement on the Democratic victory in the legislature ...

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New York City's 1964 Salute to Fall

Friday, October 30, 1964

Salute to New York City's tri-centennial

Musical Selections: New York City Department of Sanitation Band, John Celebre, Conductor

Processional: Armed Services Color Guard. Massed Colors, New York City Fire Department

National Anthem: New York City Department of Sanitation Band
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Mayor's Annual Message

Tuesday, October 27, 1964

Mayor's Annual Message


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 150550
Municipal archives id: RT217

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