WorldCat Identities

Swift, Al 1935-

Overview
Works: 14 works in 15 publications in 1 language and 17 library holdings
Genres: History  Nonfiction television programs  Interviews  Exhibition catalogs  Sources  Biography  Documentary television programs  Television news programs  Educational television programs 
Roles: Author, Moderator
Classifications: HC107.W2,
Publication Timeline
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Most widely held works about Al Swift
 
Most widely held works by Al Swift
MacNeil/Lehrer news hour : February 5, 1990( Visual )

2 editions published between 1991 and 2016 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries 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
Al Swift Congressional Papers by Al Swift( )

in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The bulk of the collection documents Swift's 16 years in the House of Representatives
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
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
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
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
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

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
[The future of telephone service following the breakup of AT & T]( Recording )

1 edition published in 1983 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

"The Future of Telephone Service Following the Breakup of At & T." Erich Schneidewan, William Stump, Congressman Al Swift (D-WA), and Albert Halperin discuss telephone services. Schneidewan, of the Michigan Public Service Commission, predicts a doubling of rates and a drop in telephone use. Stump, of AT & T, says the telephone costs less than it did in 1940, in terms of real income. Congressman Swift feels universal service is in jeopardy. Halperin, of the FCC, says the government would intervene to ensure universal telephone service. On the "MacNeil-Lehrer Report."
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
The Boldt decision( Visual )

1 edition published in 1976 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library 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
 
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Alternative Names
Al Swift American politician

Al Swift Amerikaans politicus

Al Swift amerikai politikus

Al Swift amerikansk politikar

Al Swift amerikansk politiker

Al Swift politicien américain

Al Swift US-amerikanischer Politiker

Languages
English (14)