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City hall reception for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr

Title
City hall reception for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr [sound recording].
Publication
Dec. 17, 1964.

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AudioUse in library *LDC 47022 [CD]Performing Arts Research Collections - Recorded Sound

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Additional Authors
  • Patterson, Richard C. (Richard Cunningham), 1886-1966.
  • Mooney, Gregory L.
  • Schenk, Max.
  • Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1910-1991.
  • King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
  • Gardner, William E.
  • New York (N.Y.). Mayor (1954-1965 : Wagner)
  • New York (N.Y.). Dept. of Sanitation. Band.
  • WNYC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Found In
WNYC collection of broadcast recordings.
Description
2 sound tape reels : analog, mono.; 7 in.
Summary
Audio portion of a live broadcast of the reception at City Hall for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. on the occasion of his being given the New York City Medallion of Honor. An unidentified announcer describes the scene while the New York City Dept. of Sanitation band plays. Commissioner of Public Events Richard C. Patterson introduces Msr. Gregory L. Mooney, who gives an invocation. Rabbi Max Schenk reads from the scriptures, after which Mayor Robert F. Wagner speaks of Dr. King and presents him with the Medallion of Honor. Dr. King then give a ten minute speech thanking the Mayor, and about the Civil Rights movement and his participation in it. The speech is concluded on track 2, after which Rev. William E. Gardner gives a benediction.
Alternative Title
WNYC collection of broadcast recordings.
Subjects
Genre/Form
Special events television coverage.
Note
  • Duration: track 1: 00:33:27 ; track 2: 00:07:59.
  • Donor's inventory no.: T713 ; T714.
Access (note)
  • Access to original items restricted.
Event (note)
  • Recorded from a WNYC-TV broadcast, from City Hall, NYC, Dec. 17, 1964.
Additional Formats (note)
  • Service compact disc (1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.) available in *LDC 47022.
Linking Entry (note)
  • Forms part of the WNYC collection of broadcast recordings, *L(Special) 88-02.
Call Number
*LDC 47022
OCLC
288630781
Title
City hall reception for Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr [sound recording].
Imprint
Dec. 17, 1964.
Playing Time
003327 000759
Performer
Richard C. Patterson, Jr. ; Rev. Msr. Gregory L. Mooney ; Rabbi Max Schenk ; Mayor Robert F. Wagner ; Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. ; Rev. William E. Gardner.
Event
Recorded from a WNYC-TV broadcast, from City Hall, NYC, Dec. 17, 1964.
Access
Access to original items restricted.
Additional Formats
Service compact disc (1 sound disc : digital, mono. ; 4 3/4 in.) available in *LDC 47022.
Linking Entry
Forms part of the WNYC collection of broadcast recordings, *L(Special) 88-02.
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Added Author
Patterson, Richard C. (Richard Cunningham), 1886-1966.
Mooney, Gregory L.
Schenk, Max.
Wagner, Robert F. (Robert Ferdinand), 1910-1991.
King, Martin Luther, Jr., 1929-1968.
Gardner, William E.
New York (N.Y.). Mayor (1954-1965 : Wagner)
New York (N.Y.). Dept. of Sanitation. Band.
WNYC-TV (Television station : New York, N.Y.)
Added Title
WNYC collection of broadcast recordings.
Found In:
WNYC collection of broadcast recordings.
Research Call Number
*LDC 47022
*LT-7-A 2726
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