Cornell Cooperative Extension Teaching And Information Dept. Recordings, [ca. 1937-1955]

Collection Number: 21-24-950

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Cornell Cooperative Extension Teaching and Information Dept. recordings, [ca. 1937-1955]
Collection Number:
21-24-950
Creator:
Cornell University.Cooperative Extension.Teaching and Information Dept.
Quantity:
183 phonograph albums,
Forms of Material:
Audio Recordings
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
183 twelve and sixteen inch records of speeches, interviews, and informal talks by such figures in the field of agriculture and related professions.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

183 twelve and sixteen inch records of speeches, interviews, and informal talks by such figures in the field of agriculture and related professions as Bristow Adams, Howard E. Babcock, Liberty Hyde Bailey, Cornelius Betton, Louis Bromfield, Thomas E. Dewey, Edward R. Eastman, Glen W. Herrick, Carl Ladd, Clyde Moore, William I. Myers, Edward O'Neal, E. Lawrence Palmer, James E. Rice, James B. Sumner, and Jared Van Wagenen, Jr.; recordings made by well-known personalities in other fields such as Hans Bethe talking on atomic energy (1945), Edward R. Murrow on V-J Day (1945), and Anthony Eden and Bidault on V-E Day; recordings of important Cornell programs such as the Thurston Memorial Celebration (1939), and the launching of the victory ship CORNELL VICTORY (1945); recordings of other events of regional interest in New York State such as the inaugural program radio station WENY (Elmira), and two recorded programs of the New York State Historical Plays Series; recordings concerning the Nature Study Program at Cornell; numerous agricultural and home economics technical extension programs; and a number of recorded performances of Cornell University choral and instrumental groups.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Cornell University.
Adams, Bristow, 1875-1957.
Babcock, Howard E.
Bethe, Hans Albrecht, 1906-
Betten, Cornelius.
Bidault, Georges.
Bromfield, Louis, 1896-1956.
Dewey, Thomas E.(Thomas Edmund), 1902-1971.
Eastman, Edward R.
Herrick, Glenn W.(Glenn Washington), 1870-1965.
Ladd, C. E.(Carl Edwin), b. 1888.
Moore, Clyde.
Murrow, Edward R.
Myers, William Irving, 1891-1976.
O'Neal, Edward Asbury.
Palmer, Ephraim Lawrence, 1888-
Rice, James E.
Sumner, James B.
Van Wagenen, Jared,
Cornell University--Faculty.
Cornell University--Songs and music.
Cornell University.
Cornell University.Nature Study Program.
Cornell Victory (ship)
New York State College of Agriculture.
WENY (radio station : Elmira, N.Y.)

Subjects:
Agriculture--New York (State)
Agricultural extension work--New York (State)
Home economics extension work--New York (State)
Nature study.
Nuclear energy.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Cite As:
Cornell Cooperative Extension Teaching and Information Dept. recordings, #21-24-950. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

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