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Office of Public Affairs, Assembly Series Lectures (WUA00063)

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Collection Overview

Title: Office of Public Affairs, Assembly Series Lectures (WUA00063), 1949-2015Add to your cart.

ID: WUA/01/wua00063

Primary Creator: Assembly Series Office - Washington University in St. Louis

Extent: 0.0

Arrangement: The collection is arranged chronologically.

Languages: English

Scope and Contents of the Materials

This collection contains recordings of the Assembly Series Lectures. Topics of the lectures vary widely.

Recordings are listed by Assembly Series Lecture (ASL) number-- a unique identifier-- then by speaker name and lecture title. The physical format of the recording is noted in brackets. Because of the large size of this collection recordings are described in separate finding aids.

Digital copies of certain lectures from the later 2000s are available for research. These digital materials are only available to be reviewed in the University Archives Reading Room. Please contact the University Archives for more information.

A printed guide to lectures from 1949 - Spring 1991 is also available; see Checklist of Video & Sound Recordings in the Department of Special Collections, available in Archives and in the circulating collection of Olin Library.

Collection Historical Note

For a half century, the Washington University Assembly Series has brought some of the most important voices in contemporary society to campus. The lectures, which represent a broad range of topics designed to complement the University's curriculum, are free and open to the public.

Support for the lecture series comes from Student Union and the University, as well as from other student groups, academic departments, and schools.

Administrative Information

Repository: WUA University Archives

Accruals: Accruals are interfiled.

Access Restrictions: This collection has some restrictions; please contact the University Archivist (314) 935-9730.

Use Restrictions:

Users of the collection must read and agree to abide by the rules and procedures set forth in the Materials Use Policies.

Providing access to materials does not constitute permission to publish or otherwise authorize use. All publication not covered by fair use or other exceptions is restricted to those who have permission of the copyright holder, which may or may not be Washington University.

If you wish to publish or license Special Collections materials, please contact Special Collections to inquire about copyright status at (314) 935-5495 or spec@wumail.wustl.edu. (Publish means quotation in whole or in part in seminar or term papers, theses or dissertations, journal articles, monographs, books, digital forms, photographs, images, dramatic presentations, transcriptions, or any other form prepared for a limited or general public.)

Acquisition Method: Recordings are transferred to University Archives by staff from the Office of Public Affairs on an ongoing basis.

Preferred Citation: [Item description]. From the [collection title, series, box, folder]. University Archives, Washington University in St. Louis.

Processing Information: Processed by University Archives Staff. Material is continually added to this collection and is processed as it is received.

Finding Aid Revision History:

Collection finding aid reviewed and updated for XML encoding by Archives staff in 2010.

This finding aid was entered into Archon by Meg Tuomala in November 2012.


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[Series 1: Assembly Series Lectures, 1949-1959],
[Series 2: Assembly Series Lectures, 1960-1969],
[Series 3: Assembly Series Lectures, 1970-1979],
[Series 4: Assembly Series Lectures, 1980-1989],
[Series 5: Assembly Series Lectures, 1990-1999],
[Series 6: Assembly Series Lectures, 2000-2009],
[Series 7: Assembly Series Lectures, 2010-2015],
[Series 8],
[All]

Series 1: Assembly Series Lectures, 1949-1959Add to your cart.
Folder 1: ASL49-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: What Poland Stands For, April 29, 1949Add to your cart.
Speaker: Joseph Winiewicz; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 2: ASL49_1-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 7, 1949Add to your cart.
Speaker: Paul G. Hoffman
Folder 3: ASL49_1-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, May 2, 1905Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Summer Session 1949
Folder 4: ASL1950_1-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Report on India Trip, February 17, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: St. Louis Council on World Affairs Luncheon
Folder 5: ASL1950_3-22Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) - original and cassette tape - copy
Item 1: History of European Civilization, May 23, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Roland G. Usher; Sponsor/Event: Final lecture of Professor Roland G. Usher
Folder 6: ASL1950_1-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address, June 5, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Vijaya Lakshima Pandit
Folder 7: ASL1950_1-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 6, 1950Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Bernard M. Baruch
Folder 8: ASL1950_1-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Talk on World Brotherhood Organization, July 13, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Summer Session 1950
Folder 9: ASL1950_1-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Life in a University, July 23, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Kappa Sigma House Dedication
Folder 10: ASL1950_1-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address to Students, September 21, 1950Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Freshman Convocation, Fall 1950
Folder 11: ASL1951_1-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels); cassette tapes can be found in Commencement Series (2 tapes)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 6, 1951Add to your cart.
Speaker: George C. Marshall
Folder 12: ASL1951_1-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, June 28, 1951Add to your cart.
Speaker: Dr. Charles Allen Thomas; Sponsor/Event: Summer Session
Folder 13: 1951_1-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address, June 28, 1951Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Summer Session
Folder 14: ASL1952_1-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 11, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Karl T. Compton,
Folder 15: ASL1952_1-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Strength Through Truth, October 1, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Centennial All-University Convocation
Folder 16: ASL52-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: U.S. Foreign Policy, October 23, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: John Foster Dulles; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Centennial-Homecoming
Folder 17: ASL52-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, October 27, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Jonathan Daniels; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Centennial-Homecoming
Folder 18: ASL52-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Dating Archaeological Remains by the Carbon Method, November 12, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Willard F. Libby; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 19: ASL52-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: You and Your Place in 1952, November 19, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gilbert C. Wrenn; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 20: ASL52-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Universal Values in the Modern World, November 26, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ralph Linton; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 21: ASL52-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Education in the Next Hundred Years, December 10, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gerald Heard(Henry Fitgerald Heard); Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 22: ASL52-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel tape (4 reels) and CD
Item 1: Human Intelligence and the Flying Saucer, December 17, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gerald Heard (Henry Fitgerald Heard); Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series Graham Chapel
Folder 23: ASL52-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: What the Nations Seek in Education, December 17, 1952Add to your cart.
Speaker: George T. Stoddard; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 24: ASL53-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Moral Imagination, January 14, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Norman Cousins; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 25: ASL53-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Role of the Press in a Democracy, February 11, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Irving Dillard; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Item 2: Role of the Press in a Democracy, February 11, 1953Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Norman Isaacs; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Item 3: Role of the Press in a Democracy, February 11, 1953Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Audrey Kreitman; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Item 4: Role of the Press in a Democracy, February 11, 1953Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Louis LaCoss; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 26: ASL53-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Brotherhood Through Knowledge, February 18, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ferdinand Isserman; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 27: ASL53-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel  (6 reels)
Item 1: Address, February 21, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Harry Gibbs; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Centennial Cavalcade; Notes: Tape of KSD Radio Broadcast
Folder 28: ASL53-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Voice of St. Louis, February 22, 1953Add to your cart.
Speakers: Arthur Holly Compton, Rex Davis; Sponsor/Event:  Washington University Centennial Cavalcade; Notes: Washington University Chorus
Folder 29: ASL53-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Crisis of Truth, February 22, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Charles Malik; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Centennial Rededication Convocation
Folder 30: ASL53-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Crusade of Ideas, February 25, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Wilson M. Compton; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 31: ASL53-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address, March 11, 1953Add to your cart.
Speakers: James Hickok and Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 32: ASL53-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Firing Lines Ahead, March 11, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Eugene E. Barnett; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 33: ASL53-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Debate on Women's Rights, March 18, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ross Boone, Julia Watson, Jack Pierson, and Fay Bussel; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 34: ASL53-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Free Men in a Frightened World, March 25, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ralph W. Sockman; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 35: ASL53-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Appraisal and Summary of the Plot of Verdi's "Falstaff, April 22, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Boris Goldovsky; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 36: ASL53-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Role of the Creative Artist in America Today, April 29, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Aaron Copland; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 37: ASL53-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Dogmatism, Skepticism, and Rational Belief, May 13, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: A. Cornelius Benjamin; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 38: ASL53-15Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Essence of a Business Philosophy: The "U" in Business, May 20, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Kenneth McFarland; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 39: ASL53-16Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address 1953, June 7, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Lichtenberger,
Folder 40: ASL53-17Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: American Literature and the American Language, June 9, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: T.S. Eliot; Sponsor/Event: Address to the Graduating Class
Folder 41: ASL1953_1-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Alumni-Senior Dinner Dance, June 9, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Dr. Arthur Holly Compton and Mrs. Compton
Folder 42: ASL1953_1-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 10, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton,
Folder 43: ASL53-18Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Atoms, Electricity, and the Quest for the Best, September 30, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 44: ASL53-19Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: College Football-Big Business, October 7, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Carl Snavely; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 45: ASL53-20Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Challenge of Communism in Asia, October 14, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Chester Bowles; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 46: ASL53-21Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels and copy on 1 reel)
Item 1: Fear and Freedom, November 23, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gerald Heard (Henry Fitzgerald Heard); Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 47: ASL53-22Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels and copy on 1 reel)
Item 1: Thanksgiving Address, November 25, 1953Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gerald Heard (Henry Fitzgerald Heard); Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 48: ASL54-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Freedom and the Universities, January 13, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Howard Mumford Jones; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 49: ASL54-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Fear of Freedom, March 3, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: James T. Farrell; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 50: ASL54-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Fear and Freedom, March 17, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Norman Cousins; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 51: ASL54-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) - original and 4 CDs - copies
Item 1: Zen for Today, April 20, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Daisetz Suzuki; Sponsor/Event: Comparative Religion Lecture Series
Folder 52: ASL54-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) and 8 CDs - copies
Item 1: Meeting of East and West, April 21, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Daisetz Suzuki; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 53: ASL54-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) and 2 cassette tapes - copies
Item 1: United Nations--Our Stronghold for Peace, May 4, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Eleanor Roosevelt; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 54: ASL1954_1-15Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Looking Ahead, May 12, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ethan A.H. Shepley; Sponsor/Event: Family Day Convocation
Folder 55: ASL54-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address: The World Rests Upon  3 Things-Learning, Religion and Good Deeds, June 6, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ferdinand Isserman; Sponsor/Event: Baccalaureate Service 1954
Folder 56: ASL54-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 9, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Charles Malik; Sponsor/Event: Commencement 1954
Folder 57: ASL54-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: This I Believe, October 27, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Hu Shih; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 58: ASL54-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Why Moscow Fears the Atlantic Union, November 10, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Clarence Kirshman Streit; Sponsor/Event: Beaumont Lecture Series
Folder 59: ASL54-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Thanksgiving Address, November 24, 1954Add to your cart.
Speaker: Abba Hillel Silver; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 60: ASL55-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address, February 19, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ethan A.H. Shepley; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation-Reception for Sponsors
Folder 61: ASL55-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Problem of Refugees from Responsibility, February 19, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Abram L. Sachar; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Alumni Luncheon
Folder 62: ASL55-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Problem of Refugees from Responsibility, February 19, 1955Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Mary Wickes and James M. Dogulas; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Alumni Luncheon
Folder 63: ASL55-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Blessings of Liberty, February 19, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Earl Warren; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Alumni Luncheon, Keynote Address
Folder 64: ASL55-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Problem of Refugees from Responsibility, February 19, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Charles W. Bryan; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Alumni Luncheon
Folder 65: ASL55-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels)
Item 1: Afternoon of Familiar Music, February 20, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: St. Louis Symphony Orchestra and Soloists; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Special Performance at Kiel Opera House
Folder 66: ASL55-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (3 reels)
Item 1: Liberty and the University, February 20, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Grayson Kirk; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Spiritual Emphasis Assembly
Item 2: Freedom Under God, February 20, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Howard Thurman; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Spiritual Emphasis Assembly
Folder 67: ASL55-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (3 reels)
Item 1: Path to Freedom, February 21, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Florence E. Allen; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Women's Assembly
Folder 68: ASL55-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (3 reels)
Item 1: Liberal Education and Freedom, February 21, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Robert E. Wilson; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Business and Industry Dinner
Folder 69: ASL55-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel- to-reel (6 reels (2 reels in a set and 4 reels in a set))
Item 1: Fighting For...The Blessings of Liberty, February 22, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Carlos Romulo; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Washington's Birthday Assembly
Item 2: Address, February 22, 1955Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: Arthur Holly Compton; Sponsor/Event: Second Century Convocation - Washington's Birthday Assembly
Folder 70: ASL55-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) and reel-to-reel - copy
Item 1: This I Believe, April 22, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gerald Heard (Henry Fitzgerald Heard); Sponsor/Event: This I Believe Lecture Series
Folder 71: ASL55-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels, including copy of reel 1 labeled
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 8, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ethan A.H. Shepley; Sponsor/event: Commencement 1955
Folder 72: ASL55-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Should Red China Be Admitted to the U. N.?, October 26, 1955Add to your cart.
Speakers: Bill Costello and Leon Pearson; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 73: ASL55-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Thanksgiving Address, November 23, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Robert I. Kahn; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 74: ASL55-15Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Conquest of Space, December 7, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: Willey Ley; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 75: ASL55-16Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address, May 8, 1905Add to your cart.
Speaker: W.H. Auden; Sponsor/Event: Oreon E. Scott Symposium, "The Writer and His Public"
Folder 76: ASL55-17Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Address, May 8, 1905Add to your cart.
Speaker: Randall Jarrell; Sponsor/Event: Oreon E. Scott Symposium, "The Writer and His Public"
Folder 77: ASLNAAdd to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Author and His Public (The Modern Poem): A Cry in the Night, May 8, 1955Add to your cart.
Speaker: William Carlos Williams; Sponsor/event: Oreon E. Scott Symposium, "The Writer and His Public"
Folder 78: ASL1956_5-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, January 1, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Norman Cousins; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 79: ASL56-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Escape from the Iron Curtain, March 14, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Princess Catherine Caradja of Rumania; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 80: ASL56-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, March 21, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Huston Smith; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Series
Folder 81: ASL56-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Obligation of Excellence, April 7, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Leigh Gardine; Sponsor/Event: High School Honors Day
Folder 82: ASL56-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Washington University Athletic Policy and the St. Louis Cardinals, April 11, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Frank Lane; Sponsor/Event: Athletic Assembly
Folder 83: ASL56-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: What Is Life, April 18, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Barry Commoner; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 84: ASL56-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Choice of a President, April 25, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Thomas H. Eliot; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 85: ASL56-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Preservation of Independence, May 2, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Charles E. Wyzanski; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by the Law School
Folder 86: ASL56-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: U.N. In Its Second Decade, May 9, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ralph Bunche; Sponsor/Event: Eliot Honors Convocation
Folder 87: ASL1956_2-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (3 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 6, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Paul Freund; Sponsor/Event: Commencement 1956
Folder 88: ASL56-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address, June 11, 1956Add to your cart.
Sponsor/Event: Baccalaureate Service 1956
Folder 89: ASL56-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: America Untried, October 31, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Edward Weltin; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 90: ASL56-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: H-Bombs: The Morning After, November 7, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: E.E. Condon; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 91: ASL56-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Who Made America?, November 14, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Stuart A. Queen; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 92: ASL56-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Thanksgiving Address, November 21, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Lou H. Silberman; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 93: ASL56-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Post-Election Economic Outlook, November 28, 1956Add to your cart.
Speaker: Edwin G. Nourse; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 94: ASL57-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, January 9, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Paul Roberts; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 95: ASL57-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: This Land of Opportunity, February 20, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Jesse Owens; Sponsor/Event: National Brotherhood Week Convocation
Folder 96: ASL57-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Common Heritage, March 6, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Alexander Buchan; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 97: ASL57-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Woodrow Wilson, the World Leader, March 27, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Louis Brownlow; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 98: ASL57-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, MONTH 99, 1970 [sic]Add to your cart.
Speakers: Ethan A.H. Shepley,  Frank Berry, Russell C. Brock, Joseph C. Hinsey, Alfred Blalock, and William Scarlett; Sponsor/Event: Evarts A. Graham (Professor of Surgery, W.U. Medical School) - Memorial Service
Folder 99: ASL57-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: American Scholar in Greece, April 3, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: George Mylonas; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 100: ASL57-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Religion as Perspective, May 8, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: James A. Pike; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 101: ASL57-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) - original and cassette tape - copy
Item 1: Science and the Modern World, May 15, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Linus Pauling; Sponsor/Event: Eliot Honors Convocation
Folder 102: ASL1957_2-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (3 reels)
Item 1: Commencement Address, June 12, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Raymond R. Tucker; Sponsor/Event: Commencement 1957
Folder 103: ASL1957_2-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address, June 9, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Wesley H. Hager; Sponsor/Event: Baccalaureate Service 1957
Folder 104: ASL57-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) - original and 2 cassette tapes - copies
Item 1: America's Responsibility for World Leadership, October 16, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Eleanor Roosevelt; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 105: ASL57-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, October 30, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Leslie Chabay; Sponsor/Event: Music Assembly
Folder 106: ASL57-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels) - original and cassette tape - copy
Item 1: Faces of Aspiration, November 6, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Huston Smith; Sponsor/Event: Student Religious Council Day Lecture
Folder 107: ASL57-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Treasures Money Can't Buy, November 13, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ivy Baker Priest: Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 108: ASL57-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Conquest of Nearby Space, November 19, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Willey Ley; Sponsor/Event: Engineers' Council Lecture
Folder 109: ASL57-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: French and American Responsibilities in North Africa, November 20, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ian Forbes Fraser; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 110: ASL57-15Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Thanksgiving Address, November 27, 1957Add to your cart.
Speaker: Julius Mark; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 111: ASL57-16Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Address, MONTH 99, 1970 [sic]Add to your cart.
Speakers: Helen K. Porter, Bernardo A. Houssay, William Scarlett, Severs Ochoa, and Ethan A.H. Shepley; Sponsor/Event: Dr. Gerty Theresa Cori Memorial Lecture
Folder 112: ASL58-18Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Immigrant Views Washington University, May 11, 1905Add to your cart.
Speaker: Gustav Mesmer; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 113: ASL58-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (ASL number from original)
Item 1: New Perspectives on the South, February 19, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Hodding Carter; Sponsor/Event: National Brotherhood Week
Folder 114: ASL58-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Engineering for All, February 20, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Lillian Moller Gilbreth; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by University Engineering Council
Folder 115: ASL58-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Making of a Moon, March 5, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Arthur C. Clarke; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by Freshman Council
Folder 116: ASL58-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Europe - An Uneasy Ally, March 26, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Roy C. Macridis; Sponsor/Event: Liberal Arts Council Lecture Series
Folder 117: ASL58-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Look at the Future of Washington University, April 16, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ethan A.H. Shepley
Folder 118: ASL58-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Some to Discover Islands Far Away, April 19, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Alexander Buchan; Sponsor/Event: High School Honors Day
Folder 119: ASL58-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Biographer Looks for News, April 23, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Catharine Drinker Bowen; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by Law School
Folder 120: ASL58-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Future Is Not What It Used to Be, May 7, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Abram L. Sachar; Sponsor/Event: Eliot Honors Convocation
Folder 121: ASL1958_2-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Baccalaureate Address, June 8, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: William Scarlett; Sponsor/Event: Baccalaureate Service 1958
Folder 122: ASL1958_2-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (4 reels)
Item 1: Organization, Man, and the Individual, June 11, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Howard J. Morgens; Sponsor/Event: Commencement 1958
Folder 123: ASL58-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Education in a Time of Testing, October 1, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Harry S. Asher; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 124: ASL58-10Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Russia: A Personal Reaction, October 8, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Leigh Gerdine; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 125: ASL58-11Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Man the Measure, October 22, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Richard J. Neutra; Sponsr/Event: Sponsored by the Architecture Council
Folder 126: ASL58-12Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Congressional Elections: Can "Ike" Save the Republicans?, October 29, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: William N. Chambers; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 127: ASL58-13Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Of Ships and Shores, November 5, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Emily Kimbrough; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by Mortar Board
Folder 128: ASL58-14Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: World Government or World Chaos, November 12, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Earl Clement Attlee; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by Student Senate
Folder 129: ASL58-15Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Prophets, Puritans, and Thanksgiving, November 26, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: David Graubart; Sponsor/Event: Thanksgiving Assembly
Folder 130: ASL58-16Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel (2 reels)
Item 1: Exploding Middle East, December 3, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: John H. Furbay; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 131: ASL58-17Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Effect of Russian Foreign Policy on American Education, December 10, 1958Add to your cart.
Speaker: Alexander Calandra; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 132: ASL59-1Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Brotherhood and the Realities, February 18, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ralph Bunche; Sponsor/Event: Sponsored by Student Religious Council
Folder 133: ASL59-2Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Future in the Sky, March 4, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: I.M. Levitt; Sponsor Event: Assembly Series
Folder 134: ASL59-3Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: End and the Means, March 11, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: William O. Douglas; Sponsor/Event:  Tyrrell Williams Memorial Lecture
Folder 135: ASL59-4Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Music for All, March 19, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: Washington University Men's Glee Club; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 136: ASL59-5Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Problems and Opportunities, April 15, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: Ethan A.H. Shepley; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series
Folder 137: ASL59-6Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: University - Adventure and Humanity, April 18, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: William N. Chambers; Sponsor/Event: High School Honors Day
Folder 138: ASL59-7Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Education--The Heroic Encounter, April 22, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: Max Lerner; Sponsor/Event: Washington University Law Day Convocation
Folder 139: ASL59-8Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: Darwinism Today, May 6, 1959Add to your cart.
Speaker: H.J. Mueller; Sponsor/Event: Eliot Honors Convocation
Folder 140: ASL59-9Add to your cart.
Physical Description: reel-to-reel
Item 1: How Does a Poem Mean?, October 7, 1959Add to your cart.
NO RECORDING AVAILABLE; Speaker: John Ciardi; Sponsor/Event: Assembly Series

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