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In the clip I just linked to, the camera gets close enough to the stand
that you can read the call letters on the mikes: WNYC and WOR.

And, this DOES have sound by the way.

David

On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 9:22 PM, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

> Here's is part of Al Smith's speech:
>
> https://mirc.sc.edu/islandora/object/usc%3A5083
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> UD
>
> On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 9:06 PM, Rebeca Ibarra <[log in to unmask]>
> wrote:
>
>> Got it. Thanks all!
>>
>> Rebeca Ibarra
>> Assistant Producer, WNYC
>> Cell: 917 337 0572
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>> Twitter: @RebeIbarraC
>>
>> > On Sep 5, 2017, at 5:34 PM, David Lewis <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> >
>> > Rebecca,
>> >
>> > I would check the Fox Movietone Archive at
>> > http://library.sc.edu/p/Collections/MIRC/FoxMovietoneNewsGift
>> >
>> > Though the audio is not always in the component, sound newsreels were
>> > common by 1929 and with such a significant event perhaps a short clip
>> of it
>> > in sound was captured. Dennis is absolutely right in that hardly any
>> radio
>> > from 1929 is still extant; most of what we have are transcribed
>> programs.
>> >
>> > best,
>> >
>> > Dave Lewis
>> >
>> > On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 5:04 PM, Dennis Rooney <[log in to unmask]>
>> > wrote:
>> >
>> >> The only instantaneous recording medium in 1929 was aluminum discs,
>> which
>> >> were no at that time in the hands of broadcast enthusiast who wished to
>> >> save the address. I very much doubt that any recording exists.
>> >>
>> >> DDR
>> >>
>> >> On Tue, Sep 5, 2017 at 4:45 PM, Rebeca Ibarra <[log in to unmask]>
>> >> wrote:
>> >>
>> >>> Hey there,
>> >>>
>> >>> I'm searching far and wide for audio from a speech Franklin D.
>> Roosevelt
>> >>> gave on July 4, 1929. It was in New York City for the inauguration of
>> the
>> >>> new Tammany Hall.
>> >>>
>> >>> Here's the news clip:
>> >>> https://timesmachine.nytimes.com/timesmachine/1929/07/05/
>> >>> 91845946.html?pageNumber=1
>> >>>
>> >>>
>> >>> The station I work for (WNYC) broadcast the speech but didn't record
>> it.
>> >> I
>> >>> tried the Library of Congress and the Presidential Library but had no
>> >> luck.
>> >>>
>> >>> If anyone has any leads I'd appreciate it!
>> >>>
>> >>> Thanks!
>> >>>
>> >>> --
>> >>>
>> >>> Rebeca Ibarra
>> >>>
>> >>> Assistant Producer, WNYC
>> >>>
>> >>> Cell: 917 337 0572
>> >>>
>> >>> [log in to unmask]
>> >>>
>> >>> [log in to unmask]
>> >>>
>> >>> Twitter: @RebeIbarraC
>> >>>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >>
>> >> --
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>> >>
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