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|Material Type:||Audio book, etc.|
|Document Type:||Sound Recording|
|All Authors / Contributors:||
Fredric March; Florence Eldridge; Charles Collingwood; Lehman Engel
|Notes:||Vocal works sung in English.
Descriptive notes by Virgil Thomson on container.
|Performer(s):||Fredric March and Florence Eldridge, narrators ; connective passages read by Charles Collingwood ; original music composed and conducted by Lehman Engel ; various performers in the musical selections.|
|Description:||1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm ; 12 in.|
|Contents:||Documents. Lincoln Steffens' description of President Theodore Roosevelt (September 1901) --
Lincoln Steffens' attack on immorality in politics and business (1904) --
Ray Stannard Baker's article in "McClure's" magazine on railroad rebates (December 1905) --
Orville Wright's description of the first sustained airplane flights (December 17, 1903) --
Jane Addams' account of the problems of the poor as recorded in "Twenty years at Hull-House" (1910) --
Edwin Arlington Robinson's poem "Miniver Cheevy" (1907) --
Theodore Roosevelt's speech on the Square Deal (August 31, 1910) --
Theodore Roosevelt's account of the building of the Panama Canal (March 23, 1911) --
Theodore Roosevelt's actual voice recording of his speech on the progressive party --
Woodrow Wilson's actual-voice recording of his speech on the "awakened nation" after being elected President (1912) --
Woodrow Wilson's message to the American people asking them to remain neutral (August 1914) --
A passenger's description of the sinking of the Lusitania (May 7, 1915) --
Woodrow Wilson's first public speech after the sinking of the Lusitania (May 10, 1915) --
Woodrow Wilson's message to Congress calling for a declaration of war (April 2, 1917) --
Speech made by Mr. Justice Oliver Wendell Holmes to the Harvard Law Association (February 15, 1913) --
Music. Mary's a grand old name ; Harrigan ; You're a grand old flag --
My Maryland --
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier --
Song to the spirit --
Saturday night blues --
Everybody's doin' it ; Alexander's ragtime band --
Sweet Adeline ; Meet me in St. Louis ; In the shade of the old apple tree --
The banshee --
The preacher and the slave --
|Series Title:||Life history of the United States., Supplement ;, Record 9, 1901-1917.|
|Other Titles:||Progressive era.
Mary's a grand old name.
You're a grand old flag.
I didn't raise my boy to be a soldier.
Song to the spirit.
Saturday night blues.
Everybody's doin' it.
Alexander's ragtime band.
Meet me in St. Louis.
In the shade of the old apple tree.
Preacher and the slave.