The Resource Speech,, (sound recording)

Speech,, (sound recording)

Label
Speech,, 1952 Oct. 22
Title
Speech,
Inclusive dates
1952 Oct. 22
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Recording of a paid advertisement of William Tuck speaking from WBTM studios in Danville, Virginia. Tuck announces that he cannot support the Stevenson-Sparkman ticket because of Stevenson's support of Truman's program. He criticizes excessive spending, Trumanism, the Fair Employment Practices Commission (FEPC), and labor unions. He believes that passage of the bill creating the FEPC would make life in the South unbearable. Tuck believes that Eisenhower adheres more strictly to the principles of the Democratic Party than Stevenson
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
instruction
Label
Speech,, (sound recording)
Publication
Note
Duration: 15 min., 45 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
001514941
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
ocm55629262
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 ...