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Audio Recording Prevention of war

Prevention of war [sound recording] /James M. Cox.

About this Item


  • Prevention of war


  • Speech by Democratic presidential candidate James M. Cox. "The supreme issue of the century is before us...The League of Nations is in operation. I am in favor of going in."


  • Cox, James M. (James Middleton), 1870-1957. spk
  • Nation's Forum Collection (Library of Congress)

Created / Published

  • [New York] : Nation's Forum, 1918.


  • -  Cox, James M.--(James Middleton),--1870-1957--Political and social views
  • -  Speeches, addresses, etc., American
  • -  Political oratory--United States
  • -  Campaign literature, 1920--Democratic
  • -  Reconstruction (1914-1939)
  • -  League of Nations--United States
  • -  United States--Politics and government--1913-1921
  • -  Live sound recordings


  • Alternate takes (Sound recordings)


  • -  Nation's Forum: 49883 (matrix).
  • -  James M. Cox, speaker.
  • -  Recorded Aug. 8. 1920, New York, N.Y.
  • -  Believed to be take 1.
  • -  Sound quality: very good.
  • -  Original 78 rpm disc not in Library of Congress collections; original disc issued as an unnumbered Nation's Forum series matrix number 77904.
  • -  Also available in digital form on the Library of Congress Web site.
  • -  Reverse side of disc is music selection: General Pershing march, by Carl D. Vandersloot; performed by Prince's Band (Nation's Forum matrix 49407).
  • -  Goldenberg, D. "Nation's Forum : a history and discography," The Discographer, v. 2, n. 4
  • -  Production level cataloging.


  • 1 sound tape (3 min., 40 sec.) : analog, 15 ips, mono., 1/2 track ; 7 in., 1/4 in. tape.

Call Number/Physical Location

  • RXA 9459

Digital Id

Library of Congress Control Number

  • 2016655171

Rights Advisory

  • Digital version reproduced by the Library of Congress through the generosity of the family of Guy Golterman and with the cooperation of CBS-Sony Records and the Recording Industry Association of America.

Online Format

  • audio

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Chicago citation style:

Cox, James M. , . Spk, and Nation'S Forum Collection. Prevention of War. [New York: Nation's Forum, 1918] Audio.

APA citation style:

Cox, J. M. & Nation'S Forum Collection. (1918) Prevention of War. [New York: Nation's Forum] [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress,

MLA citation style:

Cox, James M. , . Spk, and Nation'S Forum Collection. Prevention of War. [New York: Nation's Forum, 1918] Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <>.