John V. Lindsay

John V. Lindsay appears in the following:

Press Conference 1969-11-21

Friday, November 21, 1969

Lindsay press conference. The topics include; fare rate increases for the subway system from 20 cents to 30 cents; the defeat of Supreme Court nominee Clement Haynsworth; a court ruling election provision on the decentralization law.

Speakers include Theodore Kheel, labor mediator, who speaks about the transit ...


Mayor Lindsay Calls for a Special Session of the New York State Legislature

Thursday, November 06, 1969

Lindsay calls on the New York State Legislature to restore funding to medicaid, welfare and mass transportation in a special session.


WINS Feed of 1969 Mayoral Debate

Thursday, October 23, 1969

John V. Lindsay, John J. Marchi and Mario A. Procaccino debate in the 1969 Mayoral Election, originally broadcasted on Radio Station WINS.

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[Lindsay rebuffs Procaccino's accusations of criminals on city payroll]

Tuesday, October 21, 1969

Mayor Lindsay responds to Controller Mario Procaccino's accusations of criminals in city payroll.


Mets reception at City Hall

Monday, October 20, 1969

The Mets WIN BIG!


John V. Lindsay, John Marchi and John Burns Talk to the Women's City Club About the 1969 Mayoral Election

Thursday, October 09, 1969

Mayor John V. Lindsay and New York State Senator John Marchi address the Women's City Club on why they deserve to be the next Mayor of New York City.


Two Press Conferences on the Police Department and the 1969 Mayoral Election

Tuesday, October 07, 1969

Mayor John V. Lindsay calls on citizens to report crimes that they witness and answers questions on the Mayoral Election. Congressman Benjamin S. Rosenthal gives his endorsement.


Mayor Lindsay's Statement on Welfare Cuts

Sunday, September 14, 1969

Mayor Lindsay's Statement on Welfare Cuts.


Mayor Lindsay tape on School Opening

Saturday, September 06, 1969

Mayor Lindsay tape on School Opening

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 151140
Municipal archives id: T7186


[CUNY Open enrollment; rain; Golda Meir]

Thursday, September 04, 1969

Mayor Lindsay press conference.

Joseph Rodriguez announces the endorsement of Mayor Lindsay's campaign by the Hispanic Grand Council of Civil Service Employees.

Followed by three announcements:

Planned visit by Israeli Prime Minister Golda Meir
Record-breaking rain
Lindsay supports open ...


Mayor Lindsay press Conference

Saturday, August 30, 1969

Mayor Lindsay press Conference

Discussion of current Mayoral campaign.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 151138
Municipal archives id: T7183


Air Pollution Control Association, NYC Problem City in Search of Solution

Tuesday, August 19, 1969

Air Pollution Control Association, NYC Problem City in Search of Solution

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC archives id: 151137
Municipal archives id: T7182


[On astronaut parade; Judge Haynsworth; Distributive Workers endorsement]

Thursday, August 14, 1969

Mayor Lindsay urges Nixon not to name Judge Clement Haynsworth to the Supreme Court.


Herman Badillo Endorses John Lindsay for Mayor

Tuesday, August 12, 1969

Herman Badillo, Borough President of The Bronx, reads a statement in opposition to Mario Procaccino's run for Mayor of New York City and his support for John Lindsay for reelection. This is followed by questions from reporters and some talk about President Nixon's welfare proposal.

Audio courtesy of the ...


Mayor Lindsay Labor Day Safety Announcement

Friday, August 08, 1969

Mayor Lindsay Labor Day safety announcement. Keep the parks and beaches clean. Drive safely. "Opening fire hydrants is not a game," Lindsay says. Do not open hydrants without sprinkler caps, which you can pick up at your local police station.

Audio courtesy of the NYC Municipal Archives WNYC Collection

WNYC ...


Alan King Tribute at City Hall

Wednesday, August 06, 1969

Mayor John V. Lindsay honors comedian Alan King with a medallion at City Hall as part of the City Hall Festival. Deputy Mayor Robert Sweet makes introductory remarks about this program of lunch hour entertainment for civil servants who work in the area. Lindsay then presents King with the medallion ...


Mayor Lindsay Warns of a Caterpillar Invasion

Friday, August 01, 1969

Mayor John V. Lindsay warns New Yorkers about a "sudden invasion of caterpillars." "Fortunately caterpillars appetites are strictly vegetarian they have no desire to dine on space age man." He outlines what emergency procedures the city is taking and what the private citizen can do to help.

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Press Conference with Carl B. Stokes, Mayor of Cleveland

Wednesday, July 30, 1969

Cleveland Mayor Carl Stokes discusses plans to establish a Criminal Justice Coordinating Council modeled after a similar council in New York City.


Press Conference on Anti-ballistic Missile System and Mayoral Election Endorsements

Tuesday, July 29, 1969

Mayor John V. Lindsay gives a short statement on his opposition to an anti-ballistic missile system being considered by Congress.

"So we confront a vital choice. We can go forward with the grim task of building a seven billion dollar monument to fear, while our hopes decay ...


Leonard M. Simon Endorses Lindsay for Mayor

Monday, July 28, 1969

Democrat Assemblyman Leonard M. Simon of Brighton Beach, Brooklyn comes to Gracie Mansion to endorse John Lindsay for mayor. Lindsay, running as a liberal independent, calls the endorsement "an act of political courage."

Simon introduces some of the ranking community leaders in his district who have also ...