The Resource Commencement speech at the University of Richmond,, (sound recording)

Commencement speech at the University of Richmond,, (sound recording)

Label
Commencement speech at the University of Richmond,, 1956 June 5
Title
Commencement speech at the University of Richmond,
Inclusive dates
1956 June 5
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Contains the speech of Carlos P. Romulo to the University of Richmond graduation class of 1956. Romulo invokes the name of Thomas Jefferson and the importance of Jeffersonian principles for countries whose people are oppressed. He stresses the importance of choosing between freedom and Soviet imperialism
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
Carlos P. Romulo, diplomat, general, and politician, was born in the Philippines on 14 January 1899. He assisted Douglas MacArthur during World War II, and served as president of the United Nations General Assembly (1949-1950), Philippine foreign minister (1950-1952, 1968-1984), and Philippine ambassador to the United States (1952-1953, 1955-1962). He died in Manila on 15 December 1985.
Cataloging source
VIC
Format of music
not applicable
Funding information
Reformatting was funded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission
Literary text for sound recordings
lectures speeches
Label
Commencement speech at the University of Richmond,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 33 min., 26 sec
http://library.link/vocab/branchCode
  • The Library of Virginia
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Dimensions
4 3/4 in.
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
1 sound disc
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Note
  • Preservation CD was created using a Disc Makers ReflexPro4 CD by LVA, June 2004. Burned at 32X.
  • Reference CD was created using a Tascom CDRW 5000 by the Cutting Corporation, September 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515136
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55677290
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

    • Library of VirginiaBorrow it
      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
Processing Feedback ...