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Omnibus. IV, vol. 23, Harvard

Author: Alistair Cooke; CBS Television Network.; Ford Foundation. TV-Radio Workshop.
Publisher: United States : CBS Television Network, 1956-03-25.
Edition/Format:   Film : Videocassette : Film   Visual material   Archival Material : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Opens with shots of Harvard Yard. Some speakers are listed once even though many appear twice or more (most signifcantly, Bernstein and Kennedy). Scenes include: Alistair Cooke from Widener Library; President Pusey, speaking from his office; John Monro, member of the admissions committee; hockey practice and interview with student Lyle Guttu; Dr. W. Barry Wood from a laboratory; figure skating with teacher Maribel  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Videotapes
Motion pictures
Named Person: Samuel H Beer; Leonard Bernstein; Richard Hinckley Field; John H Finley; Tenley Albright Gardiner; Morris Marget Goldings; Lyle Robert Guttu; James J Healy; Robert E Keeton; John F Kennedy; Francis Keppel; John Kennedy Marshall; John U Monro; Samuel Eliot Morison; Maribel Vinson Owen; Nathan Marsh Pusey; Leverett Saltonstall; José Luis Sert; Arthur Grant Siler; John Crayton Snyder; Stanley F Teele; W Barry Wood
Material Type: Film
Document Type: Visual material, Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Alistair Cooke; CBS Television Network.; Ford Foundation. TV-Radio Workshop.
OCLC Number: 71248488
Notes: Copyright notice from film copy at Library of Congress: The Ford Foundation ; 1956.
Season number, volume number, and telecast date from production papers (Library of Congress).
Harvard holds both a "short version" of 60 minutes and a "long version" of 80 minutes.
Performer(s): Host: Alistair Cooke.
Guests: Faculty and students of Harvard University as further described in the summary note.
Description: 1 videocassette of 1 (60 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in. use copy 1 reel of 1 (ca. 2200 ft.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm. archival positive 1 videocassette of 1 (90 min.) : sd., b&w ; 1/2 in. use copy 3 reels of 3 (ca. 2800 ft.) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm. archival positive 1 reel of 1 (ca. 2200 ft.?) : sd., b&w ; 16 mm. archival positive
Other Titles: Omnibus (Television program : 1952-1961)
Responsibility: CBS ; TV-Radio Workshop of the Ford Foundation ; producer, Robert Saudek.

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Opens with shots of Harvard Yard. Some speakers are listed once even though many appear twice or more (most signifcantly, Bernstein and Kennedy). Scenes include: Alistair Cooke from Widener Library; President Pusey, speaking from his office; John Monro, member of the admissions committee; hockey practice and interview with student Lyle Guttu; Dr. W. Barry Wood from a laboratory; figure skating with teacher Maribel Vincent Owen and Radcliffe student Olympian Tenley Albright; student John Marshall in the Peabody Museum; Leonard Bernstein and rehearsal of Hasty Pudding theatrical Love Rides the Rails; rehearsal of Eliot house Shakespeare production and Eliot House Master, John Finley; Prof. Samuel Beer and Senator John F. Kennedy with student Morris Goldings; Bob Keeton at the Law school moot court with Richard H. Field as judge in a trial practice class; Harvard Business School's James Healy in an industrial relations program for professionals; discussion of crew and track; Arthur Siler and Prof. [McGinn?]; meeting of the Committee of Deans with Pres. Pusey, Vice-Pres. Edward Reynolds, Deans Griswold, Teele, Sert, Keppel, Horton, and Snyder; Harvard Historian Prof. Samuel Eliot Morison; and Senator Leverett Saltonstall.

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