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    • Calliope VIII: Come Back Little Phoenix! Part 1 

      Georgetown University. Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society (1905-05-20)
      Presented by Mask and Bauble.
    • Calliope VIII: Come Back Little Phoenix! Part 2 

      Georgetown University. Mask and Bauble Dramatic Society (1905-05-20)
      Presented by Mask and Bauble.
    • NBC Radio Program Presented by the Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America to Aid Child Refugees in Europe 

      Federal Council of the Churches of Christ in America; Meredith, Burgess, 1907-1997; Hepburn, Katharine, 1907-2003; Oboler, Arch, 1909-1987 (1939)
      NBC radio broadcast of two plays presented by the Federal Council of Churches of Christ in America as a plea for aid to refugee children in Europe who are caught in the growing conflict there. Burgess Meredith starts in ...
    • Georgetown University Alumni Banquet, 1940. Tape 1 

      Kehoe, John J.; Bankhead, William Brockman, 1874-1940; Cusack, William J.; Ruby, James S. (James Star), 1905-; Conboy, Martin, 1878-1944 (1940-06-08)
      Tape 1 of 4. Held at the Mayflower. Begins with an invocation by John J. Kehoe, S.J. An unidentified speaker, possibly Speaker of the House William B. Bankhead, then references the organization of the Alumni Council and ...
    • Georgetown University Alumni Banquet, 1940. Tape 2 

      Prettyman, E. Barrett (Elijah Barrett), 1891-1971; O'Connor, George, 1874-1946; Strong, George Veazey, 1880-1946 (1940-06-08)
      Tape 2 of 4. Begins with E. Barrett Prettyman who speaks for the Class of 1915. Musican George H. O'Connor performs from around the 5 minute 9 second mark to the 24 minute 37 second mark. Principal speaker General George ...
    • Georgetown University Alumni Banquet, 1940. Tape 3 

      Strong, George Veazey, 1880-1946; O'Leary, Arthur A. (1940-06-08)
      Tape 3 of 4. Principal speaker General George V. Strong, Assistant Chief of the General Staff in charge of the War Plan Division, continues his "off the record' remarks on the topic of national defense and hemisphere ...
    • Georgetown University Banquet, 1940. Tape 4 

      O'Leary, Arthur A. (1940-06-08)
      Tape 4 of 4. Georgetown President Arthur A. O'Leary, S.J., continues his remarks and comments on the state of the University. The event closes with the singing of the Alma Mater.
    • Presidential Inauguration of J. Hunter Guthrie, S.J., 1949. Tape 1. 

      Guthrie, Hunter (1949-05-01)
      Broadcast by WGTG Georgetown. Held in Gaston Hall. Organ music is heard for the first 16 minutes 26 seconds, presumably the duration of the academic procession. Speakers include: Robert E. Hogan, Jr., President of The ...
    • Presidential Inauguration of J. Hunter Guthrie, S.J., 1949. Tape 2. 

      Guthrie, Hunter (1949-05-01)
      Inaugural address by President Guthrie. One of his central themes is that universities fail to fully educate students if they do not include the teaching of religion and morals: "...the goal of true education is dualistic. ...
    • Presentation of the Robert F. Wagner Collection to Georgetown, 1949. Tape 1 

      O'Mahoney, Joseph C. (Joseph Christopher), 1884-1962 (1949-10-23)
      Tape 1 of 3. Held in Gaston Hall. Senator Joseph C. O'Mahoney, opens the event and introduces Robert F. Wagner, Jr., Senator Wagner's son, who begins the presentation speech around the 6 minute 29 minute mark by reading a ...
    • Presentation of the Robert F. Wagner Collection to Georgetown, 1949. Tape 2 

      Meany, George, 1894-1980 (1949-10-23)
      Tape 2 of 3. Secretary-Treasurer of the AFL George Meany continues his remarks in tribute to Robert F. Wagner. He is followed by Secretary-Treasurer of the CIO James B. Carey starting at the 8 minute 55 second mark and ...
    • Presentation of the Robert F. Wagner Collection to Georgetown, 1949. Tape 3 

      Keyserling, Leon H. (Leon Hirsch), 1908-1987 (1949-10-23)
      Tape 3 of 3. Leon Keyserling begins speaking at the 1 minute 10 second mark. The event ends with remarks from Secretary of the Navy Francis P. Matthews.
    • Commencement, 1952. Tape 3 

      Aldrich, Winthrop W. (Winthrop Williams), 1885-1974 (1952-06-09)
      Continuation of address by Winthrop Aldrich, Chairman of the Board of Chase National Bank. Recessional/singing of the Alma Mater begins at 18 minute 12 second mark.
    • Commencement, 1952. Tape 2 

      Guthrie, Hunter (1952-06-09)
      Continuation of the honorary degree citation for Walter Joseph Donnelly, followed by citations for Paul Aloysius McNally, S.J., Sterling Vernon Mead, and Arthur William Radford in Latin and English. Presentation of candidates ...
    • Commencement, 1952. Tape 1 

      Guthrie, Hunter (1952-06-09)
      Opens with processional music which is followed by comments by Georgetown President Hunter Guthrie, S.J. The Charter is read at the 11 minute 20 second mark. Greetings from the President and Directors of Georgetown College ...
    • Lecture by Brian McGrath, S.J. on "The Theory of Consent", 1955 

      McGrath, Brian (1953-01-08)
      Produced by Georgetown University for the University of the Air. The lecture is the fourth in a series on Wellsprings of American Democracy. Daniel Power, S.J. introduces Brian A. McGrath, S.J., Dean of the College of Arts ...
    • Chancellor Konrad Adenauer: Academic Convocation. 

      Adenauer, Konrad, 1876-1967 (1953-04-07)
      Held in Gaston Hall. Academic convocation and honorary degree ceremony in honor of West German Chancellor Konrad Adenauer. Begins with the reading of the University Charter by Secretary of the Corporation and Dean of the ...
    • Lecture by Jan Karski on Europe's "Satellite Area", 1953 

      Karski, Jan, 1914-2000 (1953-08-18)
      Broadcast by WCFM as part of the University of the Air programming for adult education. The lecture is the seventh in a series conducted by Georgetown University under the general title "Areas of World Tension." Daniel E. ...
    • Lecture by Otto Donner on tensions in East Berlin following an uprising by workers, 1953. 

      Donner, Otto (1953-08-25)
      Broadcast by WCFM as part of the University of the Air programming for adult education. The lecture is the eight in a series conducted by Georgetown University under the general title "Areas of World Tension". Daniel E. ...
    • Lecture by Joseph T. Durkin, S.J. on American Political Tradition, 1954 

      Durkin, Joseph T. (Joseph Thomas), 1903-2003 (1954-12-04)
      Lecture is one in a series on "Wellsprings of American Democray." Durkin is introduced as a professor of American Constitutional History.