Recordings of University events [manuscript], 1975-1985.

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Recordings of University events [manuscript], 1975-1985.

The collection contains recordings of speeches and interviews by or with Bella Abzug, Richard A. Beaumont, Ray Bice, James Boren, George Bowles, Zbigniev Brezinski, Robert Canevari, Irby Cauthen, John Chafee, the Dalai Lama, Ernest Ern, Gerald Ford, Mills Godwin, Norman Graebner, Sheldon Hackney, Bruce P. Hayden, Frank, Hereford, Chaim Herzog, Luther Hodges, A. E. Dick Howard, Hugh P. Kelly, Bowie Kuhn, Bert Lance, Dumas Malone, Frederick Nichols, Merrill Peterson, Charles Robb, J. Kenneth Robinson, B.F.D. Runk, Hugh Scott, Thomas Storrs, Kwame Ture, and Stansfield Turner. Topics on the tapes include acid rain, adolescent suicide, career planning, civil rights and Martin Luther King, Jr., Halley's comet, mainstreaming handicapped children, Iran, nuclear energy, the Panama Canal Treaty, senior citizen fitness, Virginia's weather and climate. Many topics pertain to the University of Virginia including athletics, capital campaign, convocation, finals, founders day, the Good Old Song, the honor system, intramural and recreational sports, summer on the lawn, Thomas Jefferson, and rare books.

24 cassette tapes.166 audio reels : 5"99 audio reels : 7"

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Ford, Gerald R., 1913-2006

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Runk, B. F. D. (Benjamin Franklin Dewees), 1906-1994

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Malone, Dumas, 1892-1986

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American historian and editor. From the description of Address books [manuscript] ca. 1925-1934. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647963645 Historian, biographer, University of Virginia professor. From the description of Papers of Dumas Malone [manuscript], 1913-1986. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647816236 Professor of History at the University of Virginia; Editor of the "Dictionary of American biography," and biographer of ...

Abzug, Bella S., 1920-1998

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Beaumont, Richard A.

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Brzezinski, Zbigniew, 1928-2017

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Zbigniew Kazimierz Brzezinski was born on March 28, 1928 in Warsaw, Poland. His father was Polish consul-general in Montreal during World War II. After the communists seized control of the Polish government in 1945, his family remained in Canada. He received a B.A. and M.A. from McGill University in 1949 and 1950, and a Ph.D. from Harvard University in 1953. He remained at Harvard, first as a research fellow at the Russian Research Center, 1953 to 1956, and then as assistant professor of governm...

Bice, Raymond Curtis, 1918-

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Bowles, George.

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Peterson, Merrill D.

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University of Virginia professor of history. From the description of Papers collected by Merrill D. Peterson, 1812-1960 bulk 1812-1860. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 32959611 Thomas Jefferson Memorial Foundation Professor of History at the University of Virginia. From the description of Merrill D. Peterson papers [manuscript], 1979-2008. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 648020075 From the description of Merrill D. Peterson pa...

Nichols, Frederick Doveton.

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N.Y. times, 4/13/1995, Frederick D. Nichols, 83, preservationist; d. 4/9/1995; native of Trinidad, Colo.; joined Univ. of Va. faculty in 1950; estab. dept. of architectural history; supervised 1976 restoration of Jefferson's celebrated Rotunda. From the description of Papers of Frederick D. Nichols [manuscript], 1940s-1990s. (University of Virginia). WorldCat record id: 647982206 From the description of Papers of Frederick D. Nichols [manuscript], 1940s-1990s. (University of...

Storrs, Thomas I.

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Ern, Ernest H. (Ernest Henry)

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Lance, T. Bert, 1931-

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Hodges, Luther Hartwell, 1936-

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Boren, James H.

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Scott, Hugh Doggett, 1900-1994

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Godwin, Mills E. (Mills Edwin), 1914-1999

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Cauthen, Irby B. (Irby Bruce), 1919-1994

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Carmichael, Stokely

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Chafee, John H., 1922-1999

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Herzog, Chaim, 1918-1997

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Canevari, Robert T., 1936-

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Howard, A.E. Dick

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Turner, Stansfield, 1923-2000

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Kelly, Hugh P.

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University of Virginia

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Rehnquist, William H., 1924-2005

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Hackney, Sheldon, 1933-2013

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Jefferson, Thomas, 1743-1826

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University of Virginia. University News Office.

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Robb, Charles S.

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Herbert Harvell Bateman was born in Perquimans County, North Carolina, 7 August 1928. He graduated from the College of William and Mary and received his law degree from Georgetown University. He served in the Virginia Senate from 1968 until 1983 when he was elected to Congress. 1928 August 7 Born, Elizabeth City, North Carolina 1949 ...

bsTan 'dzin rgya mtsho, Dalaï lama XIV, 1935-....

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