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|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Samuel Brylawski; Cooper C Graham; James H Billington; Kathleen Hall Jamieson; William H Taft; Theodore Roosevelt; Woodrow Wilson; Warren G Harding; Calvin Coolidge; Herbert Hoover; Franklin D Roosevelt; Harry S Truman; Dwight D Eisenhower; John F Kennedy; Lyndon B Johnson; Richard M Nixon; Gerald R Ford; Jimmy Carter; Ronald Reagan; George Bush; Bill Clinton; Library of Congress. Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division.
Issued with booklet (56 p. ; ill.) containing program notes, historical commentary, bibliography, and time tables in container (26 x 15 x 4 cm.).
|Credits:||Compilation produced by Samuel Brylawski and Cooper C. Graham of the Library of Congress, Motion Picture, Broadcasting, and Recorded Sound Division ; essays by James H. Billington, Samuel Brylawski, Kathleen Hall Jamieson, and Cooper C. Graham.|
|Performer(s):||Excerpts of speeches from "every American President of the 20th century ever recorded, from Theodore Roosevelt to current President Bill Clinton."|
|Description:||6 sound discs : digital ; 4 3/4 in.|
|Contents:||Vol. 1. What constitutes an unlawful trust ; Democratic policy prevents restoration of prosperity / William Howard Taft --
The "Abyssinian treatment" of Standard Oil (1912) ; Why the trust and bosses oppose the Progressive Party (1912) / Theodore Roosevelt --
The third party ; To the farmers / Woodrow Wilson --
Americanism ; Liberty under the law ; Nationalism and Americanism / Warren G. Harding --
Inaugural address (excerpts) / Calvin Coolidge --
Radio address to the nation on unemployment relief / Herbert Hoover --
v. 2. The first "Fireside chat" : an intimate talk with the people of the United States on banking ; "We have only just begun to fight" campaign address / Franklin D. Roosevelt --
Address upon accepting the Democratic nomination for president / Harry S. Truman --
Vol. 3. Farewell radio and television address to the American people / Dwight D. Eisenhower --
Commencement address at American University / John F. Kennedy --
Remarks at the University of Michigan / Lyndon B. Johnson --
v. 4. Address to the nation on the War in Vietnam / Richard Nixon --
Remarks on taking the oath of office / Gerald R. Ford --
"Energy and national goals" address to the nation / Jimmy Carter --
v. 5. Remarks to the students and faculty at Moscow State University / Ronald Reagan --
Remarks to the residents of Leiden / George Bush --
v. 6. Remarks to the convocation of the Church of God in Christ / William J. Clinton.
|Other Titles:||Historic presidential speeches, 1908-1993|