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John W. Landon Audio Collection,1937-1977, 1937

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kukav77av04Guide to the John W. Landon Audio Collection, 1937-1977Processed by: Staff, Hugh Henderson, Harold Rosenbaum; machine-readable finding aid created by:Harold RosenbaumSpecial CollectionsAudio-Visual ArchivesSpecial CollectionsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, KY 40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-8611Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=391&llib_id=13 Copyright 1998 University of Kentucky Libraries. All Rights Reserved.Machine-readable finding aid derived from typescript by rekeying.Date of source: 2002Description is in English.Guide to the John W. Landon Audio Collection, 1937-1977Collection number: 77AV04Contact InformationAudio-Visual ArchivesSpecial CollectionsUniversity of KentuckyMargaret I. King LibraryLexington, KY 40506-0039Phone: (859) 257-2654Fax: (859) 257-6311Email: sclref@lsv.uky.eduURL: http://www.uky.edu/Libraries/libpage.php?lweb_id=391&llib_id=13Processed by: Staff, Hugh Henderson, Harold RosenbaumDate Completed: 2002Encoded by: Harold Rosenbaum Copyright 1999 University of Kentucky. All Rights Reserved.John W. Landon Audio Collection,1937-197777AV04Landon, John W., 1937- 2 cu. ft. (4 Boxes): 35 ItemsThe materials are in English.University of Kentucky Special CollectionsLexington, Kentucky 40506Collection is open to researchers by appointment.Copyright has not been assigned to the University of Kentucky.[Identification of item], John W. Landon Audio Collection 1937 - 1977, 77AV04,Special Collections, University of Kentucky.Organ--HistoryWurlitzer organKentucky author--Landon, John W.Public Welfare--United States--HistoryUnited States--Social PolicyJohn W. Landon was born in Kentucky in 1937. He authored numerous books on pipe organs and the people who play them. He was hired as an Assistant Professor of Social Work at the University of Kentucky in 1971.He was made an Associate Professor of Social Work in 1974 and full Professor in 1987. Dr Landon was appointed Assistant Dean of the College of Social Work in 1985 and retired in 1998.The collection is comprised of 35 1/4" reel to reel audio tapes. They contain Sen Alben Barkley's last speech, Will Rogers commentaries, various Oral History Project tapes that include speeches by Woodrow Wilson, The Duke of Windsor, William Jenning Bryan, Lindburgh's speech to the DC Press Club, Bertam Russell Nobel prize acceptance speech, Franklin Roosevelt, Theodore Roosevelt, Howard Taft, the only known recording of Thomas Edison, the coronation of George VI and "The History of Recorded Sound" series.Related MaterialLandon, John W. Behold the mighty Wurlitzer: the history of the theatre pipe organ. Westport, Conn.: Greenwood Press, 1983.Landon, John W. A biography of Jesse Crawford, the poet of the theatre pipe organ. Muncie, IN: Ball State University, 1972.Landon, John W. The development of social welfare. New York, N.Y.: Human Sciences Press, 1986.Landon, John W. Jesse Crawford, poet of the organ, wizard of the mighty Wurlitzer. Vestal, N.Y.: Vestal Press, 1974.Container List11Senator Alben Barkley's last speech; made at a mock Democratic Convention (P.T.: 40 min)30-Apr-56Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette12-AWill Rogers Commentaries (P.T.: 65 min)1931-1935Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette12-BWill Rogers Commentaries (P.T.: 40 min)1931-1935Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette13Oral History Project. Includes readings, speeches and commentaries on or by Woodrow Wilson, Duke of Windsor, Edgar Guest, President McKinley and General William Booth (P.T. 29 min)1901-1920Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette14Oral History Project. Includes speeches by William Jennings Bryan; Poems by James Whitcomb Riley; Reading by Dwight L. Moody; and Sermon excerpt by Billy Sunday (P.T.: 24 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette15Oral History Project. Includes Raymond Hitchcock vaudeville monologues; Lindbergh's speech to the DC Press Club; Pres. Coolidge's welcome home to Lindbergh; and Lindberg's response to the President (P.T.: 36 min)1915, 1927Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette16Coronation of George VI via short wave radio (P.T.: 17 min)12-May-38Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette17"The Investigator," a dramatic radio program against McCarthyism (P.T.: 60 min)1954Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette28Oral History Project: Bertram Russell's Nobel Prize acceptance speech, "Human Nature and Politics." (P.T.: 46 min1950Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette29Bertram Russell, "Speaking Personally," Part I, a conversation with Mr. John Chandos (P.T.: 62 min)April 11 & 12, 1961Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette210Bertram Russell, "Speaking Personally," Part II (P.T.: 35 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette211CBS Documentary: "The Russian Revolution." (P.T.: 62 min)May, 1977Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette212Thomas Edison, "Speech to the American People" on Armistice Day. The only known recording of Edison's voice. (P.T. 10 min):11-Nov-18Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette213Senator Everett M. Dirksen, Stories of American Adventure: "Gallant Men" (P.T. 32 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette214John Barrymore reads Shakespeare: Scenes from Hamlet, 12th Night, Richard III and Macbeth (P.T.: 62 min)1942Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette215John Barrymore reads Shakespeare (continued) (P.T.: 9 min)1942Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette216Part I: History of the British Broadcasting Corporation, 1922-1972 (P.T.: 59 min)1972Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette217Part II: History of the British Broadcasting Corporation, 1922-1972 (P.T.: 58 min)1972Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette218The History of Recorded Sound: "Voices to Remember" (P.T.: 60 min)1898-1932Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette319The History of Recorded Sound: "Voices to Remember." (P.T.: 59 min)1932-1973Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette320National Archives, "Sounds of History," Bicentennial Year (P.T.: 26 min)2-Jun-77Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette321General MacArthur's address before a Joint Session of Congress (P.T.: 31 min)19-Apr-51Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette322Part I: Songs of World War I (P.T.: 60 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette323Part II: Songs of World War I (P.T.: 50 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette324Songs and Speeches about Prohibition: (P.T.: 61 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette325Part III: Songs of World War I (P.T.: 52 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette326Side A: The War Speeches of Winston Churchill,1940-45, narrated by Norman P. Ross; Side B: The Funeral of Winston Churchill, Jan, 30, 1965 (P.T.: 42 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette327Irving Berlin's' "This Is the Army," 1942, with an all-soldier cast (P T. : 28 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette328Bainbridge Colby, Pres. Wilson's Sec. of State, speaking on "Loyalty." in 1920; Edison tells about inventing the phonograph, recorded in 1927; Sir Arthur Sullivan sends a message to Edison on his invention, recorded in 1888 (P.T.: 7 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette329Speeches by Franklin D. Roosevelt, 1940-1944 (P.T.: 22 min)1940-1944Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette430Speeches by Theodore Roosevelt, Wm. Howard Taft, Wm. Jennings Bryan, Gen. Pershing, Walter Harding and Ambassador James W. Gerard (P.T.: 39 min)1908 -1921Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette431Edward VIII's Farewell speech, 1936; Franklin Roosevelt speech to Congress, Dec 8, 1941;FDR on an unlimited RAF emergency; and "D Day," a transcription of the Invasion (P.T.: 32 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette432The 1944 Roosevelt Re-election campaign: "Row, Row, Row" with Roosevelt (P.T.: 3 min)1944Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette433Wm. Howard Taft, "The Republican Party Stands"; Theodore Roosevelt, "The Liberty of the People" (P.T.: 8 min)1908-1912Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette434Will Rogers' comments on Henry Ford, the Traffic; Bankers, and the first political speech; Carl Sandberg, "The Boll Weevil," spirituals; Aimie Semple McPherson's sermon, "Come Unto Me" (P.T.: 23 min)[n.d.]Original 1/4" Reel to Reel, Preservation Cassette, User Cassette