Audio Recording "Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February 1942

"Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February 1942; AFC 1942/003: AFS 6452, side a

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Title
"Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February 1942
Contributor Names
Robson, William N.
Crawley, Gladys
Forelli, John
Houghton, William, Mrs.
Houston, Paul L.
Kelly, Clark W.
Shale, George J.
Created / Published
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, February 13, 1942
Subject Headings
-  Pearl Harbor (Hawaii), Attack on, 1941
-  World War, 1939-1945--Personal narratives, American
-  Sound recording
-  Personal narratives
-  United States -- Pennsylvania -- Pittsburgh
Genre
Sound recording
Personal narratives
Notes
-  Part of a series of recordings made by William N. Robson, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February 1942.
-  Contents: AFS 06452A, Mrs. William Houghton; Clark W. Kelley; Gladys Crawley; Paul L. Houston; John Forelli; George J. Shale; AFS 06452B, Blank
-  AFS 6452 was recorded on two separate discs. Both versions are included in this presentation.
Medium
1 sound disc : analog, 33 1/3 rpm; 16 in.
Call Number/Physical Location
MBRS shelflist: LWO 3493 r45B
Call number: AFC 1942/003: AFS 6452
Source Collection
Dear Mr. President collection (AFC 1942/003)
Repository
American Folklife Center
Digital Id
http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.afc/afc1942003.sr52
Online Format
audio

Rights & Access

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The following materials are included with permission. Please contact the American Folklife Center for additional information where contact information is not provided:

"Dear Mr. President" and "The Martins and the Coys" performed by Pete Seeger.

"White Bird Flying," performed by Enos Francisco, Sr. Permission granted by Enos Francisco, Jr. Special thanks to Daniel Lopez for translating the "White Bird Flying" lyrics.

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Credit line

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"Man-on-the-Street" interviews collection (AFC 1941/004), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

"Dear Mr. President" collection (AFC 1942/003), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

Radio Research Project Manuscript collection (AFC 1941/005), American Folklife Center, Library of Congress

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Citations are generated automatically from bibliographic data as a convenience, and may not be complete or accurate.

Chicago citation style:

Robson, William N, Gladys Crawley, John Forelli, William Houghton, Paul L Houston, Clark W Kelly, and George J Shale. "Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1942. Audio. https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr52/.

APA citation style:

Robson, W. N., Crawley, G., Forelli, J., Houghton, W., Houston, P. L., Kelly, C. W. & Shale, G. J. (1942) "Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [Audio] Retrieved from the Library of Congress, https://www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr52/.

MLA citation style:

Robson, William N, et al. "Dear Mr. President," Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, January or February. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, 1942. Audio. Retrieved from the Library of Congress, <www.loc.gov/item/afc1942003_sr52/>.

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