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Winston Churchill

Winston Churchill appears in the following:

Churchill and Makins Arrival

Friday, January 02, 1953

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Winston Churchill speaks at press conference, notes that television allows millions of people to see every expression on his face.
Interview with Paul Gore-Booth regarding Sir Roger Makins, the new ...

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Winston Churchill : Death of King George

Thursday, February 07, 1952

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Prime Minister Winston Churchill speaks on the death of King George VI (February 5, 1952). Speaks of his life and leadership. Ends abruptly.


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives ...

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Churchill Address to Congress

Thursday, January 17, 1952

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Prime Minister Winston Churchill's address to Congress, January 17, 1952. He discusses the debt Great Britain owes the United States, says that he came "not for gold, but for steel" so ...

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Churchill Arrival in New York

Saturday, January 05, 1952

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Winston Churchill's arrival at New York Harbor on the Queen Mary. Interviews with Churchill's daughter, Sarah Churchill and Grover Whalen.
Winston Churchill speech starts abruptly. He thanks the city for ...

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Continuing threat facing the western world by the Soviet possession of the atom

Wednesday, July 18, 1951

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Bill Leonard introduces the second of four programs produced by James Fleming "dealing with challenging aspects of the civil defense story."

Several audio clips are played:
President ...

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The World Stood Still : Tribute to President Roosevelt

Wednesday, April 12, 1950

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The sounds of people dancing and laughing are overcome by the sounds of bombs.. "the world stood still." The death of President Roosevelt (1945-04-12).

Vignettes of people reacting ...

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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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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 Churchill Speech : End of the War in Europe

Monday, May 07, 1945

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Churchill announces Germany's unconditional surrender. Followed by singing and prayers, "a short service of thanks giving at an RAF station in the Midlands."


Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC ...

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