The Resource Governor Tuck Speech,, (sound recording)

Governor Tuck Speech,, (sound recording)

Label
Governor Tuck Speech,, 1947 Dec. 7
Title
Governor Tuck Speech,
Inclusive dates
1947 Dec. 7
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This is a recording of the keynote speech by Governor Tuck on the sixth anniversary of the Japanese attack on Pearl Harbor. Tuck is introduced by Richmond mayor, Horace Edwards. Tuck expounds upon Virginia's and Virginians' patriotic roles in United States history and discusses the importance of Virginia's "Declaration of Rights." He warns of subversive influences at home and the expansion of the federal government. Following Tuck's speech, attendees recite the "Freedom Pledge," which is followed by Langley Field's 564th Air Force Band's rendition of the "Star Spangled Banner" and other patriotic songs
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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
Governor Tuck Speech,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 36 min., 51 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
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, November 2003. Burned at 1X.
Other physical details
digital
http://library.link/vocab/recordID
001515117
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55668652
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

Library Locations

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      800 East Broad Street, Richmond, VA, 23219, US
      37.5415632 -77.4360805
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