The collection includes logs, indices, one transcript and sound copies of WSB, WABE and WAOK radio programs from the 1950s and the 1960s.
Tarver, Jackson Williams, 1917-1999
Georgia State University Special Collections and Archives
College or university
Text and Spoken word
Polyester open reel tape, Optical disc (Including CD, CD-R, CD-RW, DVD, DVD-R, DVD-RW, VCD), and Text document
Radio news programs, Radio speeches, Radio interviews, and Public affairs radio programs
This collection is open for research.
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EAD finding aid
The collection includes WSB, WABE and WAOK radio programs from the 1950s and the 1960s. Some of the broadcast topics include: interviews with Ralph McGill; radio commentator Louis Lyons' tribute to Ralph McGill; a salute to Henry W. Grady with a re-enactment of his "New South" speech from 1886; commentary on 1964 current events from the radio program "Cracker Crumble"; a recording of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr's Nobel Peace Prize Dinner; reminiscences of John F. Kennedy and reflections on his assassination; and speeches, press conferences and interviews by William B. Hartsfield, Ralph McGill, and Marvin Griffin.