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William O'Dwyer

William O'Dwyer appears in the following:

Reception for Mayor of Tel Aviv

Monday, December 29, 1947

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Ceremony welcoming the Mayor of Tel Aviv, Israel Rokach and his wife. Speakers include the President of the Jewish National Fund of America, Judge Morris Rothenberg and Mayor William O'Dwyer. Ends ...

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Board of Education Meeting and Awards Ceremony

Thursday, December 11, 1947

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From card catalog: Presentation of awards ceremonies; William Jansen, 12-11-1974

The Mayor speaks to the parents and children. Mr. Jansen, NYC superintendent of schools gives awards to several ...

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Friendship Train

Tuesday, November 18, 1947

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Mayor O'Dwyer addresses a crowd of children about the importance of the Friendship Food Train, which is ending its journey across the US in New York City. No people in the ...

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Friendship Train

Sunday, November 09, 1947

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Mayor O'Dwyer explains the Friendship Train, food supplies collected by Americans for Italians. "This train operates on heart power."

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Jewish War Veterans Memorial Service

Sunday, May 18, 1947

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Edited compilation of speeches given at event, "Dedicated to Brotherhood."

Mayor O'Dwyer addresses the audience. Encourages people to keep the memory of those who died in their memories ...

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President of Mexico, Miguel Aleman, City Hall Reception

Friday, May 02, 1947

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Begins with discussion of City Hall building while waiting for guests of honor.

American and Mexican National Anthems are performed.

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President of Mexico, Miguel Aleman, Hotel Commodore Luncheon

Friday, May 02, 1947

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Short speeches by Mayor O'Dwyer, Nelson Rockefeller, and President Aleman on the occasion of his visit to New York. Aleman's speech is in Spanish, followed by an English translation.


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Board of Estimate's Decision Concerning the Five Cent Fare

Wednesday, February 12, 1947

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Mayor O'Dwyer speaks about the Board of Estimate's decision regarding the five cent fair increase.

He reviews the happenings of the two day hearing regarding the 10 ...

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Board of Estimate Transit Hearings

Monday, February 10, 1947

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Debates over the Mayor's question: "Will the city's main financial troubles be solved by a ten-cent subway fare?"

Unnamed speaker (Mayor O'Dwyer?) introduces the hearing.

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Office of Price Administration Rally

Sunday, May 12, 1946

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The OPA, established in 1941, was tasked with controlling prices during World War II. In 1945, the program elapsed. This rally was arranged to increase awareness of the department and the ...

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Winston Churchill Reception at Astor Hotel

Friday, March 15, 1946

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Reception for Winston Churchill during his visit to New York.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection


WNYC archives id: 69271
Municipal archives id: LT591

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Winston Chuchill : Reception at City Hall

Friday, March 15, 1946

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Reception for Prime Minister Winston Churchill at City Hall. Introduction by Tommy Cowan. Mayor O'Dwyer presents Churchill with the scroll of New York. Churchill speaks, Police Glee Club performs.


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NYC Veterans Care Center : [250,000th Veteran Served Ceremony]

Thursday, January 24, 1946

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Speeches in honor of the 250,000th veteran served at the NYC Veterans Service Center, 500 Park Ave.

Rosenberg and Baruch talk about the importance of creating programs to ...

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Police Department Deeds of Valor Ceremony

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Ceremony for Police Officers who performed ...

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Brooklyn Board of Education Awards

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Presentation of awards to winners of ...

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Interfaith Flag Day

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Interfaith celebration of Flag Day at ...

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Am I My Brother's Keeper? : Food Conservation

Monday, January 01, 1900

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Presented as a progress report to ...

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