WHCU Department Of Black Affairs Records,1971-1991

Collection Number: 4904

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
WHCU Department of Black Affairs records, 1971-1991.
Collection Number:
4904
Creator:
WHCU Department of Black Affairs.
Quantity:
.1 cubic ft.; 173 tape recordings.
Forms of Material:
Tape recordings and scripts.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Tape recordings and scripts of the Night Sounds program broadcast on radio station WHCU in Ithaca, New York; interviews, promotional advertisements for local businesses, local news broadcasts, and other programs for the African American listening audience in Central New York State.
Language:
Collection material in English


COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Tape recordings and scripts of the Night Sounds program broadcast on radio station WHCU in Ithaca, New York; interviews, promotional advertisements for local businesses, local news broadcasts, and other programs for the African American listening audience in Central New York State.
SUBJECTS

Names:
WHCU.

Subjects:
African American mass media--New York (State)--Ithaca.
African American radio stations--New York (State)--Ithaca.

Form and Genre Terms:
Tape recordings.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions
Restricted Files:
Series III : Box 3, Folder 41, "Letters Received 1975 - 1976"
Series III : Box 3, Folder 43, "Letters Received 1977 - 1979"
Series III : Box 3, Folder 45, "Letters Received 1979 - 1980"
Series III : Box 2, Folder 2, "Letters Received 1981"
Series III : Box 2, Folder 4, "Letters Received 1982"
Series III : Box 2, Folder 6, "Letters Received 1983"
Series III : Box 2, Folder 8, "Letters Received 1984"
Series III : Box 2, Folder 10, "Letters Received 1985 - 1986"
Cite As:
WHCU Department of Black Affairs records, #4904. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Series I. Tape Recordings
7014
N.S. Reel 1 - Homemakers Committee
Mar. 5, 1991
7015
N.S. Reel 2
7016
N.S. Reel 3
7017
N.S. Reel 4
7018
Night Sounds Production Tape
Feb. 19, 1991
7019
N.S. Reel 6 - Backgrounds of Afro/Latino Sounds
Feb. 19, 1991
7020
Puerto Rico and American Justice; N.S. Reel 7
Feb. 25, 1991
7021
N.S. Reel 8, Soweto - Rest of the News
7022
N.S. Reel 9, Bob Staples/J. Turner Interview
7023
N.S. Reel 10- Dimension Series: "Black Students at Ithaca High School"
Feb. 26, 1991
7024
N.S. Reel 11 - Owusu Sadarkai
7025
N.S. Reel 12 - The Oriental Bros.
7026
N.S. Reel 13 - Production Tape
7027
N.S. Reel 14 - "Elks Rest" Farewell Reception for Lynn M. Harvey
Aug. 23, 1984
7028
N.S. Reel 15 - Reel 3 - White Roots
7029
N.S. Reel 16 Black History Month 1984
7030
N.S. Reel 17 Bobby Byrd Blk Ivory Interview
7031
N.S. Reel 18
7032
N.S. Reel 19
7033
N.S. Reel 20 Black Affairs Dept. Special, Dominica Special
Oct. 17, 1972
7034
N.S. Reel 21 Native People's Program
1-Apr-84
7035
N.S. Reel 22
7036
N.S. Reel 23 "Come Back Elena" and "In the Cutting of a Drink"
7037
N.S. Reel 24 "The Village Saint" and "A Crooked Rib"
7038
N.S. Reel 25 "A Kind of marriage"
Mar. 28, 1991
7039
N.S. Reel 26 "The Old Man of Usumbura" and "The Sun Roasted Me"
Mar. 28, 1991
7040
N.S. Reel 27 "The Barbed Wire" Part 1
7041
N.S. Reel 28 "The Barbed Wire" Part 2
7042
N.S. Reel 29 "Oda Oak Oracle" Part 2
7043
N.S. Reel 30 "Oda Oak Oracle" Part 1
7044
N.S. Reel 31 Prof. Murapa interview - The Next Vietnam
7045
N.S. Reel 32 Saake; State of Black America
Apr. 20, 1982; June 25, 1991
7046
N.S. Reel 33 The Seven Days of Kwanza
Dec. 26, 1981
7047
N.S. Reel 34 Black World Newscast
July 24, 1980
7048
N.S. Reel 35 Reaves, Eagle Bay - Indian Encampment for I.V.P.
June 28, 1991
7049
N.S. Reel 36 James Newton Premiere I.D./Promo
7050
N.S. Reel 37 Silver Hill Recording
Nov. 12, 1979
7051
N.S. Reel 38 History Reports 1-5
Sept.-Oct. 1979
7052
N.S. Reel 39 Ojeda (oh-jay-dah) Penn, "South Afica"; Finger Lakes National Forest; Arcade and Attica Railroad; Fulton Fish Market Tours
Aug. 1988
7053
N.S. Reel 40
7054
N.S. Reel 41 Leslie Gross Dubbs
7055
N.S. Reel 42 Leslie Gross Dubbs
1982
7056
N.S. Reel 43 Wanda Motley's "State of Black America" Campaign 1980
1980
7057
N.S. Reel 44
7058
N.S. Reel 45 The State of Black America Segment: Black in the Military Part II
7059
N.S. Reel 46 Linda Gadsby BWN Air Checks
7060
N.S. Reel 47 Dizzy Gillespie Focus Part I
Sept. 30, 1982
7061
N.S. Reel 48 Native People's Program
Mar. 4, 1984
7062
N.S. Reel 49 Arnold Stovell Black World News Dubs
7063
N.S. Reel 50 Ken Glover Black World News Air Checks
June 3, 1991
7064
N.S. Reel 51 Sonji Stevenson Black World News Air Checks Reel I
June 3, 1991
7065
N.S. Reel 52 Black History Month Promo Take #6
Feb. 1981
7066
N.S. Reel 53 Annette I.D.'s/In the nightlight line Black World News In and Out
7067
N.S. Reel 54 Tellin' It Like It Was Black American Poetry, D. Alexander
Feb. 14, 1983
7068
N.S. Reel 55 Black History Month
1985
7069
N.S. Reel 56 Native People's Program
7070
N.S. Reel 57
7071
N.S. Reel 58 Kwanza, Day VII Imani
May 30, 1991
7072
N.S. Reel 59 Mystery Theater
Nov. 15, 1982
7073
N.S. Reel 60 Ebony Insight
May 30, 1941
7074
N.S. Reel 61 Stan Reaves
1975
7075
N.S. Reel 62 American Music
7076
N.S. Reel 63 Songi Stevenson BWN Air Checks Reel II
June 30, 1991
7077
N.S. Reel 64 Cynthia Nwizu Dubb Tape
Nov. 1983
7078
N.S. Reel 65 News Clips and Commercials; Air Check or ...Kim francis
Feb. 28, 1991
7079
N.S. Reel 66 News Clips
Feb. 19, 1991
7080
N.S. Reel 67 News Clips; "Tellin' It Like It Was"
Feb. 25, 1991
7081
N.S. Reel 68 Amanda Hor N.A.R. Minority Intern
Spring 1984
7082
N.S. Reel 69Stokley Carmichael - Todd's Editorial
Mar. 5, 1984; Mar. 4, 1991
7083
Commercials
Feb. 18, 1991
7084
Community Day Celebration - Weekend Promo - Geo. Raymond - Old BWN
1982
7085
PSA and Commercial Dubs
Aug. 1976-Feb. 1977
7086
take 11/commercials
Feb. 26, 1991
7087
Ann Walters PSA Tape - Minority Radio Media Round-up
June 26, 1984
7088
News Clips, Music and commercials, Stan Reaves Night Sounds - Temptations, DD Sharp, etc.
Mar. 4, 1991
7089
MusicAlice, "The Wizard"
Mar. 4, 1991; Sept. 1985
7090
30 seconds of music
Mar. 4, 1991
7091
Tshaka Tuner BWN Air Checks; Music/commercialsTshaka Tuner BWN Air Checks
Mar. 5, 1991
7092
L-9-1-64
Mar. 5, 1991
7093
D.B.A. Commercials and promosMusic and Commercials
1975; Mar. 5, 1991
7094
Music of Night Sounds
Mar. 25, 1991
7095
Commercial
Mar. 25, 1991
7096
blank tape
June 3, 1991
7097
Trial: L. Gadsby Part IIMusic
Nov. 14, 1985; June 3, 1991
7098
Tellin' It Like It WasPromos
May 2, 1983; June 3, 1991
7099
"Han Yun"Sports
May 1, 1983; June 4, 1991
7100
Trial: L. Gadsby Pt. IMusic
Nov. 14, 1985; June 6, 1991
7101
Music
June 25, 1991
7102
Charles Fabius BWN Air ChecksMusic Promos
June 25, 1991
7103
Blank
June 25, 1991
7104
Nightsounds Commercial DubsPromos
1984-1986; June 25, 1991
7105
Nightsounds Best of 1985Music
Dec. 31, 1985; July 2, 1991
7106
Tellin" It Like It WasSingle Life The Best of 1985 Tape #2Music
Apr. 30, 1984; 1985; July 2, 1991
7107
Tellin' It Like It WasNightsounds - The Best of 1985 "Dancing in the Key of Life"Music
Feb. 20, 1984; 1985; July 2, 1991
7108
Best of 1985 "Saving All My Love"Music 1985
1985; July 2, 1991
7137
Music
Feb. 6, 1991
7138
Displaced Homemakers Committee Job Readiness Training Program - Hazal Brampton
May 25, 1982
7139
Music
Feb. 6, 1991
7140
Night Sounds - 10th Anniversary
Feb. 6, 1991
7141
Music and Commercials
Feb. 6, 1991
7142
African - Slaves History
Feb. 6, 1991
7143
Music
Feb. 10, 1991
7144
Music
Feb. 10, 1991
7145
African/American Sports News
Feb. 10, 1991
7146
K. Crenshaw
Feb. 10, 1991
7147
Ebony Insight
Feb. 11, 1991
7148
Sports, Fights, Black World News
Feb. 11, 1991
7149
Black World News/Clips
Feb. 11, 1991
7150
Promo
June 25, 1991
7151
Promo
June 25, 1991
7152
Promo
June 26, 1991
7153
Promo
June 26, 1991
7154
The State of Black America Segment: Blacks in the Military - Fred Ennis
7155
Dennis W[?] School Board Candidate on his campaign strategy and reaching the people
7156
Black World News - Promo
June 26, 1991
7157
Sports
June 26, 1991
7158
Music - Night Sounds Promo Project Ennis
June 27, 1991
7159
Dr. Martin Luther King Special
May 1979
7160
Promo
June 28, 1991
7161
Sports
June 30-July 4, 1991
7162
Business Reports 1-5
7163
Black Solidarity Day
7164
Common Ground Production; George Byron Production
7165
Johnson Products Company"Great Beautiful Black Women"
7166
NS/Jamaa
Sept. 4, 1979
7167
Teletype for news production
7168
"Blank - found nothing on this tape"
7169
Sall Show This Week
7170
Night Sounds Tee Shirts Master (Promo)
7171
Series 93 Business Reports 1-5
7172
Business Reports 1-5
7173
Series 29 History Reports 1-5
7174
Series 24 Sport Reports 1-5
7175
Series 24 Business Reports
July 1979
Series I. Office Files
Box 3 Folder 1
Budget Reports
1974 - 1979
Box 3 Folder 2
Department Proposals (Folder 1 of 2)
1974 - 1979
Box 3 Folder 3
Department Proposals (Folder 2 of 2)
1974 - 1979
Box 3 Folder 4
Intros, Outros, Promos and Dubs (Folder 1 of 2)
1982 - 1987
Box 3 Folder 5
Intros, Outros, Promos and Dubs (Folder 2 of 2)
1982 - 1987
Box 3 Folder 6
Job Descriptions
1978 - 1984
Box 3 Folder 7
Nightsounds Alumni Folder
Box 3 Folder 8
Nightsounds Announcer Information (Folder 1 of 2)
Box 3 Folder 9
Nightsounds Announcer Information (Folder 2 of 2)
Box 3 Folder 10
Nightsounds Announcers' Manual
Box 3 Folder 11
Nightsounds Staff
1978, 1981 - 1983
Box 3 Folder 12
Nightsounds Surveys (Folder 1 of 2)
1976 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 13
Nightsounds Surveys (Folder 2 of 2)
1976 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 14
Program Promotion (Folder 1 of 2)
1974 - 1982
Box 3 Folder 15
Program Promotion (Folder 2 of 2)
1974 - 1982
Box 3 Folder 16
Reports on Activities
1975 - 1977
Box 3 Folder 17
Staff Resumes
Box 3 Folder 18
Student Internships
1979 - 1980, 1983 - 1984
Box 3 Folder 19
Student Work/Study
1981 - 1986
Box 3 Folder 20
Black History Month: Black Writers
1985
Series II. Special Projects
Box 3 Folder 21
Black History Month: Celebrating the Strength, Spirit and Courage of Black Women (Folder 1 of 2)
1984
Box 3 Folder 22
Black History Month: Celebrating the Strength, Spirit and Courage of Black Women (Folder 2 of 2)
1984
Box 3 Folder 23
Black History Month (Folder 1 of 2)
1983
Box 3 Folder 24
Black History Month (Folder 2 of 2)
1983
Box 3 Folder 25
Black History Month (Folder 1 of 2)
1982
Box 3 Folder 26
Black History Month (Folder 2 of 2)
1982
Box 3 Folder 27
Black History Month
1980 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 28
Black World News Editorials
1979 - 1984
Box 3 Folder 29
Black World News - Press Releases
1978 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 30
Black World News Sources
1978 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 31
Black World News Special Projects
1982 - 1985
Box 3 Folder 32
Ebony Insight
1983
Box 3 Folder 33
Ebony Insight (Folder 1 of 2)
1981 - 1982
Box 3 Folder 34
Ebony Insight (Folder 2 of 2)
1981 - 1982
Box 3 Folder 35
Ebony Insight (Folder 1of 2)
1978 - 1981
Box 3 Folder 36
Ebony Insight (Folder 2 of 2)
Box 3 Folder 37
Special Projects (Folder 1 of 2)
1981 - 1985
Box 3 Folder 38
Special Projects (Folder 2 of 2)
1981 - 1985
Box 3 Folder 39
Westwood One Productions - "Tellin' it like it was..."
1982 - 1984
Series III. Correspondence
Box 3 Folder 40
Letters Received
1975 - 1976
Box 3 Folder 41
Letters Received
1975 - 1976
Box 3 Folder 42
Letters Received
1977 - 1979
Box 3 Folder 43
Letters Received (Restricted)
1977 - 1979
Box 3 Folder 44
Letters Received
1979 - 1980
Box 3 Folder 45
Letters Received (Restricted)
1979 - 1980
Box 2 Folder 1
Letters Received
1981
Box 2 Folder 2
Letters Received (Restricted)
1981
Box 2 Folder 3
Letters Received
1982
Box 2 Folder 4
Letters Received (Restricted)
1982
Box 2 Folder 5
Letters Received
1983
Box 2 Folder 6
Letters Received (Restricted)
1983
Box 2 Folder 7
Letters Received
1984
Box 2 Folder 8
Letters Received (Restricted)
1984
Box 2 Folder 9
Letters Received
1985 - 1986
Box 2 Folder 10
Letters Received (Restricted)
1985 - 1986
Series IV. Subject Files
Box 2 Folder 11
African News
1976 - 1978
Box 2 Folder 12
Allan Bakke Case
1978
Box 2 Folder 13
Black and Puerto Rican Legislative Caucus
1975 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 14
Black Men of Ithaca
1975 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 15
Cornell Black Alumni
1967 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 16
COSEP (Folder 1 of 2)
1975 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 17
COSEP (Folder 2 of 2)
1975 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 18
Drive to Save NightSounds
1986
Box 2 Folder 19
Elmira Prison Project
1974
Box 2 Folder 20
Herb Parker Firing/Day Hall Takeover
1976
Box 2 Folder 21
History of Black Radio in Ithaca - "NightSounds"
1974 - 1983
Box 2 Folder 22
History of Black Radio in Ithaca - "Sounds of Blackness" (Folder 1 of 2)
1972 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 23
History of Black Radio in Ithaca - "Sounds of Blackness" (Folder 2 of 2)
1972 - 1976
Box 2 Folder 24
History of Blacks in Ithaca
Box 2 Folder 25
Ku Klux Klan Activity (Includes Press Releases and Black World News Stories)
1979 - 1982
Box 2 Folder 26
NAACP File of Press Releases
1983 - 1984
Box 2 Folder 27
National Black Independence Political Party
1981
Box 2 Folder 28
Sambo's Restaurant Controversy
1979
Box 2 Folder 29
South Africa
1978 - 1983
Box 2 Folder 30
Tenth Anniversary Celebration
1984
Box 1 Folder 1
Assorted writing
1978