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JOSEPH R. McCARTHY PAPERS

SOUND RECORDINGS, 1946-


AUDIOGRAPH DISCS AND WIRE RECORDING

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Americans for MacArthur Rally, Hollywood, CA, 18 December 1951 (wire recording; 2 reels)
Army-McCarthy Hearings, 22 April-17 June 1954 (159 discs)

JRM
Series 4

AUDIOTAPE RECORDINGS
(Audiotape recordings are also available on CD)

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"Capital Times and Communism in the State Department," address to annual convention of Wisconsin Federation of Young Republicans,  Janesville, WI, 7 May 1950, 53:10 minutes (2 reels)
Campaign speech, Evansville, IN, 16 September 1950, 62:05 minutes (also on  cassette)
Republican rally, Hyattsville, MD, 22 September 1950, 63:31 minutes (2 reels - also on  cassette)
Rally for Senator Forest C. Donnell, Jefferson City, MO, September, 1950, 58:12 minutes (2 reels)
South Side Citizens Committee for American Action, Milwaukee, WI, 23 October 1950, 9:44 minutes
Republican Rally, Hartford, CT, 5 November 1950, 57:33 minutes
Panel discussion regarding Wheeling speech and Senator Tydings, ca.1950, Excerpt - 7:01 minutes (also on cassette)
Rotary Club, Wisconsin Rapids, WI, 21 March 1951, 68:44 minutes (3 reels)
Douglas MacArthur speech, Cudahy, WI, 22 April 1951, 70:25 minutes (3 reels - also on  cassette)
Marathon County Young Republicans, Wausau, WI, 5 May 1951, 77:13 minutes
Reply to President Truman on CBS, 23 August 1951, 16:04 minutes (also on cassette)
Staff breakfast with Mayor Victor E. Anderson (Radio Station KOLN), Lincoln, NE, 24 August 1951, 23:48 minutes
VFW 52nd Encampment, 30 August 1951, 61:07 minutes (4 reels)
Fragment of speech - McCarthy's challenge, August 1951, 1:00 minute
Rally for Chairman Revercomb, Ramage Park, WV, 9 September 1951, 58:50 minutes
Rotary Club, Huntington, WV, 10 September 1951, 49:23 minutes (2 reels)

JRM
Series 4

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4-H Club, Coldwater, MI, 14 September 1951, 57:55 minutes
Newspaper Advertisers Association, Manchester, NH, 16 October1951, 74:54 minutes (3 reels - also on cassette)
Weekly radio report recorded in Senator McCarthy's office, Washington DC, 17 October 1951, 14:20 minutes
Cheese and Butter Makers' Association, Shawano, WI, 17 November 1951, 64:04 minutes (2 reels)
Radio news reporters, ca. 1951, 65:15 minutes (2 reels)
Republican women of Milwaukee County, ca. 1951, 72:43 minutes (2 reels)
Food dealers, Schroeder Hotel, Milwaukee, WI, 3 February 1952, 60:12 minutes (2 reels)
Millburn-Short Hills Republican Club, Millburn, NJ, 8 February 1952, 47:16 minutes
Republican Women’s Club/Lincoln Day Dinner, Wheeling, WV, 9 February 1952, 85:09 minutes (3 reels, 2 copies of 2 reels)
Lincoln Day speech, Ripon, WI, 12 February 1952, 83:58 minutes
Lincoln Day dinner, Fond du Lac, WI., 12 February 1952, 70:07 minutes (2 reels)
Lincoln Day speech, Knights of Pythias, 13 February 1952, 65:08 minutes (2 reels)
Lincoln Day speech, Republican State Committee, Laramie, WY, 14 February 1952, 95:23 minutes (2 reels)
"Veterans Chow," Rhinelander, WI , 23 February 1952, 76:17 minutes (3 reels)
University Republican Club at University of Minnesota broadcasted on WCCO, Minneapolis, MN, 8 March 1952, 102:52 minutes (5 reels)
Waukesha Junior Chamber of Commerce Dinner, Waukesha, WI, 14 March 1952, 63:17 minutes
Neville Dunn Post, American Legion, Schroeder Hotel, 17 March 1952 Milwaukee, WI, 52:59 minutes (2 reels)
Radio commentaries by Stewart Alsop and George Sokolsky, 23 March 1952, 28:03 minutes

JRM
Series 4

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5th District American Legion Citizens Non-Partisan Political League, Dallas, TX, 7 April 1952, 108:52 minutes (4 reels)
Young Republican Club, Smith College, Hampton, MA, 10 April 1952, 64:37 minutes
Wallace Gyro Club Program over KWAL by E.J. Fitzgerald, M.D. and Robert J Revelli, M.D., Wallace, ID, 31 May 1952, 16:10 minutes
Senatorial Endorsements of McCarthy, 17 June 1952, 5:32 minutes
Republicans at Hotel Gary broadcasted on WWCA, Gary, IN, 29 June 1952, 43:50 minutes (2 reels)
Arthur Bliss Lane campaign speech for McCarthy at South Side Armory, Milwaukee, WI, 27  August 1952, 29:52 minutes
Arthur Bliss Lane campaign speech for McCarthy, Stevens Point, WI, 28 August 1952, 43:56 minutes (2 reels)
Robert Voegeler, Wisconsin Rapids, WI (Radio Station WFHR), 24 September 1952, 1:13:45 minutes (3 reels)
Republican rally, NBC broadcast and following speech, Kansas City, MO , 8 October 1952, 49:54 minutes
Saginaw Young Republicans (Alvin M. Bentley also speaks) at Arthur Hill High School, Saginaw, MI, 9 October 1952, 56:54 minutes (2 reels)
Republican rally, Missoula, MT, 14 October 1952, 43:07 minutes (2 reels)
Campaign speech, Vancouver, WA, 22 October, 1952, 26:45 minutes
Gridiron Dinner at Norway Hall, Seattle, WA, 23 October 1952, 14:56 minutes
Campaign speech on Adlai Stevenson on national radio, Chicago, II, 27 October 1952, 60:06 minutes (2 reels - also on film and videocassette)
Republican rally for William Jenner, Austin, IN, ca. October 1952, 53:59 minutes (2 reels)
Republican audience at Milwaukee Auditorium, Milwaukee, WI, ca. 1952, 28:07 minutes
Rally for Rep. Revercomb, Oak Hill, WV, ca. 1952, 29:52 minutes

JRM
Series 4

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Thomas R. Fairchild campaign speech, Reedsburg, WI, ca. 1952, 19:42 minutes
United Businessmen’s Association, Philadelphia, PA, 28 April 1953, 34:09 minutes
American Legion, Cumberland, WI, 2 August 1953, 30:56 minutes
American Legion, Joint Commission Session of National Security Commission, St. Louis, MO, 28 August 1953, 31:19 minutes
Middleton Republican Club, Leonardo, NJ, 21 October 1953, 50:28 minutes (2 reels)
Pima County Republicans, Tucson, AZ, 30 October 1953, 67:12 minutes (3 reels)
Chamber of Commerce, Monroe, WI, 2 November 2, 1953, 63:40 minutes (2 reels)
Knights of Columbus, Dover, NH, 18 November 1953, 59:27 minutes (2 reels - also on cassette)
Reply to Harry S. Truman on ABC Radio, New York City, NY, 24 November 1953, 28:49 minutes*
"Toastmaster’s Table Topics: Communism in Government," 3 December 1953, 45:57 minutes
Sacred Heart Academy, Philadelphia, PA, 6 December 1953 (2 reels, quality too poor for transfer to CD)
Speech for Current Affairs Club, Richmond, VA, 10 December 1953, 53:21 minutes
Robert Voegeler radio addressess, ca. 1953, 25:54 minutes
Manufacturer’s Association, Lancaster, PA, 29 January 1954, 56:16 minutes

JRM
Series 4

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Lincoln Day celebration, Charleston, WV, 4 February 1954, 60:38 minutes (2 reels)
Lincoln Day dinner, Mt. Clemens, MI, 6 February 1954, 43:32 minutes (2 reels)
Lincoln Day celebration, San Mateo, CA, 10 February 1954, 73:11 minutes (2 reels)
Republican Party of Texas, Dallas, TX, 11 February 1954, 76:22 minutes (2 reels - also on cassette)
Sons of the American Revolution, Philadelphia, PA, 23 February 1954, 43:19 minutes (2 reels)
Fulton Lewis, Jr. interview of McCarthy, 11 March 1954, 12:05 minutes*
Junior Jaycees at Elks Club, Manitowoc, WI, 13 March 1954, 52:14 minutes (2 reels)
Meet the Press interview of Roy Cohn by Jack Bell, May Craig, Willard Edwards and Lawrence Spivac on NBC, 14 March 1954, 24:09 minutes*
Reply to Stevenson Speech for the Young Republicans of Milwaukee County on WGN, Milwaukee, WI, 19 March 1954, 46:44 minutes*
San Jacinto Day, Houston, TX, 21 April 1954, 55:59 minutes (2 reels)
Republican Rally, Wausau, WI, 8 May 1954, 48:11 minutes (2 reels)
Catholic Day, Johnstown, PA, 1 August 1954, 30:31 minutes
“Be Alert” by D.Edmund Rowe made especially for Senator McCarthy, CA, 20 August 1954, 13:35 minutes
Centennial of Republican Party, San Diego, CA, 28 August 1954, 40:53 minutes (also on cassette)

JRM
Series 4

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Gen. Douglas MacArthur speech at unveiling of his statue in MacAurthur Park, Los Angeles, CA, 6 January 1955, 14:41 minutes*
Dedication of Bust of McCarthy at Outagamie County Court House, Appleton, WI, 2 May 1959, 47:01 minutes
Broadcast by Fulton Lewis, Jr., Philadelphia, PA, 23 July 1959, 4:59 minutes*
Voice of Youth on McCarthyism (Bill Wright, moderator), n.d., 29:31 minutes
*On compilation tape recorded by Jean McCarthy on 23 July 1959

 

JRM
Series 4

RECORDS (OVERSIZE RECORDS: OR)

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Young Republicans, 27 April 1946 (2 discs, OR)
Headline Edition (ABC radio),  2 December 1946 (4 discs)
“Is Congress Doing the Job?”, 2 February 1947 (OR)
Meet the Press (MBS), 28 February 1947 (also on cassette)
Radio press conference, 1 February 1948 (OR)
Interview with Ted Anderson and Albert Perkins, Birmingham General Hospital, 4 February 1948 (2 discs)
Campaign speech, 18 October 1948 (2 discs, OR)
Broadcast transcriptions for Wisconsin stations  (all 1949 JRM broadcasts on cassette)
     1 February 1949 (2 discs)
     8 February 1949 (2 discs)
     15 February 1949 (2 discs)
     21 February 1949 (2 discs)
     26 February 1949 (2 discs)
     9 March 1949 (2 discs)
     17 March 1949 (2 discs)
     22 March 1949 (2 discs)
     26 March 1949 (2 discs)

JRM
Series 4

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Edward R. Murrow with the News , 29 March 1949
Broadcast transcriptions for Wisconsin stations (all 1949 JRM broadcasts on cassette)
     6 April 1949 (2 discs)
     11 April 1949 (2 discs)
     20 April 1949 (2 discs)
     26 April 1949 (2 discs)
     4 May 1949 (2 discs)
     11 May 1949 (2 discs)
     18 May 1949 (2 discs)
     26 May 1949 (2 discs)
     31 May 1949 (with Herbert Hoover) (2 discs)
     13 June 1949 (2 discs)
     23 June 1949 (2 discs)
     28 June 1949 (with Karl Mundt) (2 discs)
     5 July 1949 (with George Malone) (2 discs)

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Series 4

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     7 July 1949 (2 discs) (with George D. Aiken)
     19 July 1949 (2 discs)
     1 March 1950
     14 April 1950 (OR)
     5 May 1950 (OR)
Midwest Council of Young Republicans, Chicago, IL, 6 May 1950 (2 discs)
Broadcast transcription for Wisconsin stations, 11 May 1950
Sons of the American Revolution, Atlantic City, NJ, 15 May 1950
Catholic Press Assocition, Rochester, NY, 25 May 1950 (3 discs) (OR)
Republican Convention, Milwaukee, WI, 9 June 1950
National Editorial Association, New London, CT, 15 June 1950 (3 discs)
Izaak Walton League, Fond du Lac, WI, 30 July 1950 (8 discs)
Charleston, SC, 1 September 1950 (7 discs) (OR)
Americanism Rally, Lyric Theatre, Baltimore, MD, 15 September 1950 (16 discs)
Los Angeles, CA, 28 September 1950 (2 discs) (OR)
Campaign speech, Milwaukee, WI, 6 November 1950 (broadcast on ABC and MBS radio network) (3 discs)

JRM
Series 4

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Chamber of Commerce, Waukegan, IL, 18 January 1951 (OR)
Speech by Rev. Basil Reuss, 2 February 1951 (2 discs)
Speech by George Sokolsky, 13 March 1951 (OR)
Marshfield, WI (Radio Station WPLB), 11 May 1951 (2 discs) (OR)
Sons of the American Revolution, Atlantic City, NJ, 15 May 1951 (OR)
McKeesport, PA (Radio Station WMCK), 6 June 1951 (5 discs) (OR)
5th Marine Division, New York, NY, 16 June 1951 (also on cassette)
Oshkosh, WI, 24 June 1951 (OR)
Speech by William Proxmire on WTMJ Radio, Milwaukee, WI, 1 July 1951 (OR)
Marinette, WI (Radio Station WMAM), 1 July 1951 (OR)
Madison, WI, 23 July 1951 (4 discs)
Meet the Press, 7 August 1951 (2 discs) (also on cassette)
Washington, DC (Radio Station WTOP), 8 August 1951 (OR)
ABC, 22 August 1951 (OR)
Marine Corps, Lincoln, NE, 24 August 1951
On The Record, 25 August 1951 (4 discs)
Platteville, WI, 15 September 1951 (OR)

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Series 4

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Broadcast transcription for Wisconsin stations, 20 September 1951 (2 discs) (OR)
Veterans of Foreign Wars, 29 September 29 1951 (OR)
Broadcast transcription for Wisconsin stations, 5 October 1951 (2 discs) (also on cassette)
Eau Claire, WI (Radio Station WEAU), 31 October 1951 (3 discs) (OR)
Broadcast transcription for Wisconsin stations, 11 November 1951 (3 discs) (OR)
Commonwealth Club of California, 14 December 1951 (2 discs) (OR)
“A Vital Address by Rabbi Maxwell H. Dubin,” ca. 1951
Keep Posted (guest with Philip LaFollette, 1 January 1952  (4 discs) (also on cassette)
Bakersfield, CA (Radio Station KAFC), 18 February 1952 (2 discs) (OR)
Hot Seat Program (ABC), 16 May 1952 (OR)
Exchange Club luncheon, Bridgeport, CT, 6 June 1952
Republican National Convention, Chicago, IL, 9 July 1952 (3 discs) (also on audiocassette, film, and videocassette)
Tyler, TX, 1 October 1952 (4 discs) (OR)
“International Effect of McCarthyism,” American Forum of the Air (NBC-TV), 21 June 1953 (also on cassette)
Tribute to Senator and Mrs. McCarthy, 4 October 1953
Hardy Burt, 11 November 1953 (OR)
Theodore Roosevelt Post, American Legion, 1 February 1954 (2 discs) (OR)

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Series 4

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Tribute to McCarthy, A.E. Carter, Birmingham, AL, 10 May 1954 (OR)
Tribute to McCarthy, Henry B. Turner, Glendale, CA, 30 June 1954
Tribute to McCarthy, Vienna, OH, 15 November 1954
The Investigator (Discuriosities), ca. 1954 (a "burlesque" of McCarthy originally broadcast on CBC Radio 30 May 1954, starring John Draine in the title role, with James Doohan and Barry Morse)
Town Meeting (Heritage Records), ca. 1955
Point of Order (Columbia), 1964 (excerpts from the film's soundtrack, narrated by Eric Sevareid)
Boston speech, n.d.
Facts Forum with Dan Smoot, Dallas, TX , n.d.
"Fall in Line with Joe McCarthy” (Edgar Leslie), n.d.
"The Red Deck of Cards” (Red River Dave [McEnery]) , n.d.
Unidentified, n.d. (2 discs)
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