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183 twelve and sixteen inch records of
speeches, interviews, and informal talks by such figures in the field of
agriculture and related professions.
Collection material in
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.
Babcock, Howard E.
Bethe, Hans Albrecht,
Dewey, Thomas E.(Thomas Edmund),
Eastman, Edward R.
Herrick, Glenn W.(Glenn
Ladd, C. E.(Carl Edwin), b.
Murrow, Edward R.
Myers, William Irving,
O'Neal, Edward Asbury.
Palmer, Ephraim Lawrence,
Rice, James E.
Sumner, James B.
Van Wagenen, Jared,
Cornell University--Songs and
Cornell University.Nature Study
Cornell Victory (ship)
New York State College of
WENY (radio station : Elmira,
Agricultural extension work--New
Home economics extension work--New