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Swift, Al 1935-

Overview
Works: 12 works in 13 publications in 1 language and 14 library holdings
Genres: Interviews  History  Sources  Biography  Exhibition catalogs 
Roles: Moderator
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The Boldt decision ( Visual )
2 editions published in 1976 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
In 1975, U. S. Judge George Boldt ruled that treaty Indians in Washington are entitled to half the harvestable catch of salmon and steelhead. This decision has had wide-reaching effects both emotionally and economically. First the views of those most affected by the decision--commercial, sports and Indian fishermen, and those in related industries--are presented. Finally a studio discussion is shown with representatives from state fisheries, the court and Indian and non-Indian fishermen
Washington State's economic future : U.S. international trade and investment trends ( Book )
1 edition published in 1988 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide
God, Allah, and Ju Ju ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Western Washington State College professor James McAree interviews author Unitarian minister Jack Mendelsohn about his book about religion in Africa, God, Allah, and Ju Ju. McAree and Mendelsohn discuss the state of Christianity on the continent, the rise of Islam, and the influence of traditional religious beliefs and practices on political, economic, and social development. The discussion is introduced and concluded by Al Swift
Alma Jackson Bellingham Normal School alumna ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1997 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Former Washington State congressman Al Swift interviews his mother-in-law Alma Jackson recalling the years 1922-24 when she was a student living in Edens Hall attending Bellingham Normal School and her subsequent life as a teacher in Washington
If the bomb survives, can we? Road to redress ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The first work (If the bomb survives, can we?; ca. 8 min.) shows a student anti-nuclear rally in spring 1962 on the campus of Western Washington State College (subsequently Western Washington University). English professor Arthur Hicks delivers a speech in front of the student union building; a march to downtown Bellingham follows. Some onlookers are interviewed by Al Swift. The second work (Road to redress; ca. 19 min.) shows a Vietnam war protest march by students and others on April 17, 1965, from the WWSC campus to downtown Bellingham, culminating in a silent vigil in front of the Federal Building. A leader of a simultaneous counter-protest is interviewed at length. Scenes of a demonstration in front of the Leopold Hotel follow, then an extended excerpt of a speech given to an audience within the hotel by University of Washington professor Giovanni Costigan. His speech is titled Vietnam and world peace
Key to the college door ( Visual )
1 edition published in 2005 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Al Swift interviews administrators of Western Washington State College (later Western Washington University), including James L. Jarrett (President), William O'Neil (Registrar), C. W. McDonald (Dean of Men), and William Hatch (Financial Aids Officer). They discuss various aspects of the college experience, including admissions requirements and financial aid, academic and social concerns, and the transition from high school to college. Interviews of a panel of current students are interspersed, along with scenes of the campus and student life
MacNeil/Lehrer news hour, February 5, 1990 ( Visual )
1 edition published in 1991 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Third segment: Charlayne Hunter-Gault describes an exhibit at the Corcoran Gallery titled "Facing History : the Black Image in American Art, 1710-1940." She interviews Guy C. McElroy, Curator and art historian, who spent five years organizing the exhibit which has been described as "a show of beautiful paintings" and also as "a penetrating reading of Blacks viewed by whites." He selected the art for both its aesthetic appeal and for the social attitudes it portrayed
Warren G. Magnuson 1972 interview materials by Warren G Magnuson ( )
1 edition published in 1972 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The collection comprises two open-reel tape recordings of an interview with Senator Warren G. Magnuson conducted by Bill Proachnau which aired on KVOS Television in 1972
Al Swift Congressional Papers by Al Swift ( )
in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
The bulk of the collection documents Swift's 16 years in the House of Representatives
Al Swift : by Al Swift ( )
1 edition published in 1982 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
Commercials used during Swift's campaign for the 1982 congressional election in district 2 of Washington. Democratic Party
Streamlining the system : Rep. Al Swift on his approach to opening up voter registration by Al Swift ( )
1 edition published in 1989 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide
 
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English (12)