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Murrow, Edward R., and Fred W. Friendly. (Side A). La Guardia, Alf Landon, F. D. R. 'Rendezvous With Destiny', John L. Lewis, Hindenburg Disaster [Edward R. Murrow, Narrator]. XCO 39892 / (Side B). Announcement of F. D. R.'s Death, Arthur Godfrey Describes Funeral, Harry Truman Speaks To Congress, Opening of U. N., Presidential Announcement of German Surrender [Edward R. Murrow, Narrator]. XCO 39899. New York: Columbia Records, Inc. (72712-D),, 1948

 Item — Box: 10, phonograph: 27

Scope and Contents note

From the Series:

Many of the phonographs are arranged in original order, based upon a collected set of phonographs within an album. Included on the records are Irish tenor John McCormack and journalist Edward R. Murrow.


  • 1948

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This collection includes audio-visual materials. Access copies of audiotapes, audio cassette tapes, video cassette tapes, film reels, or other audio-visual materials may need to be ordered prior to on-site research. Please contact us to inquire about access to audio-visual materials.

Otherwise, materials are available for research at the Msgr. William Noé Field Archives & Special Collections Center. Advance appointments are required for the use of archival materials.


From the Collection: 6.6 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General Physical Description note

[Vinyl recording, 78 RPM]

Repository Details

Part of the The Monsignor Field Archives & Special Collection Center Repository

Archives, Walsh Library
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South Orange NJ 07079 US