The Resource Farewell address,, (sound recording)

Farewell address,, (sound recording)

Label
Farewell address,, 1950 Jan. 11
Title
Farewell address,
Inclusive dates
1950 Jan. 11
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This broadcast begins with commentary from Ray Kennedy and George Passage on the upcoming General Assembly session and the administration of William M. Tuck. Beginning on the second track of the first CD, Tuck delivers his farewell address, reviewing the accomplishments of his administration and criticizing the growing centralization of the federal government. After the speech, Walter R. Bishop, WRVA Public Relations Director, offers his thoughts on Tuck's address
Member of
Action
Described
Biographical or historical data
William Munford Tuck was born in Halifax County, Virginia on 28 September 1896. He served in the Virginia House of Delegates (1924-1932), Virginia State Senate (1932-1942), as Lieutenant Governor (1942-1946), Governor (1946-1950), and United States Congressman (1953-1969). He died in South Boston, Virginia on 9 June 1983.
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
Farewell address,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 1 hr., 54 sec
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  • 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
2 sound discs
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
001514760
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55619663
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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