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Reception for Madame Chiang Kai-Shek

Madame Chiang Kai-Shek (1897 - 2003), the wife of Chinese leader Chiang Kai-Shek, addresses a large crowd in New York City, 19th March 1943.

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

Reception for Madame Chiang upon her arrival in New York City. Radio host Tommy Cowan reports on the activities at the reception. Mayor La Guardia's speech only, Madame Chiang not on recording.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 72355
Municipal archives id: LT4023