search terms in context | full text File Size: 975 K bytes | Add this to my bookbag

Subseries 1. Commencements, 1959-1994

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 19 audio recordings of commencement proceedings and speeches from 1959-1994. Highlights include speeches given by former Representative F. Bradford Morse and Edward A. Weeks, editor of The Atlantic Monthly.


Box 15
Reel 179 University Commencement- Speaker- Edward A. Weeks, June 10, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 3
Reel 16 Commencement- Week Seminars on Automation, June 1961 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 7
Reel 62 University Commencement- Speaker- Wesley W. Posvar, April 27, 1969 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 15
Reel 172 Commencement Address (Law and Health Professions) - Speaker - William Hoffman Stewart, May 29, 1969 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Reel 70 University Commencement- Speaker- F. Bradford Morse, April 28, 1973 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 5")

Box 9
Cassettes 73 Commencement Address- Speaker- Zbigniew Brzezinski, April 28, 1974 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 76 Commencement Address- Speaker- Dr. James Hester, April 1975 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 12
Cassette 138 Commencement Program with Music, April 26, 1981 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 139 Commencement Program, April 25, 1982 (3.0 cassette tapes)

Box 24
Cassette 269 University Commencement, April 26, 1983 (3.0 cassette tapes)

Box 16
Reel 181-183 University Commencement, 1983 (3.0 reel-to-reel)
Cassette 187 University Commencement, 1985 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 27
Cassette 283 University Commencement, May 10, 1987 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 288 University Commencement, April 30, 1989 (5.0 cassette tapes)

Box 28
Cassette 298 University Commencement, April 28, 1990 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 30
Cassette 376 University Commencement -Speaker Clark Kerr, April 28, 1991

Box 29
Cassette 353 University Commencement, April 26, 1992 (3.0 cassette tapes)

Box 28
Cassette 310 University Commencement, May 1, 1993 (3.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 319 University Commencement, May 2, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 30
Cassette 377 University Commencement -Speaker Sheldon Hackney, April 28, 1996

Box 30
Cassette 382 University Commencement -Speaker Paul O'Neill April 27, 2003

Box 19
Cassette 211 University Commencement- Speaker Sam B. Gould, 1970 (1.0 cassette tape)
University Commencement- Speaker- Wesley W. Posvar, April 1984
University Commencement- Speaker- Richard C. Atkinson, April 22, 1979
University Commencement- Speaker- William Coleman, April 25, 1975
Commencement, April 24, 1975 (April 24, 1977)
Commencement - Speaker - Dean Waldo Mallot, June 11, 1958
Commencement- “Break the Silence Vietnam” -Speaker - Robert Colodny, April 4, 1969

Subseries 4. University Lectures, 1950-1989

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 23 audio recordings of University-sponsored lectures from 1950-1989. Contained within are mainly lectures given by visiting researchers and academics. Highlights of this subseries include a lecture by Louis Farrakhan as well as a lecture series on brainwashing during the Korean War.


Box 4
Reel 26 "The Life of Robert Burns" - Conducted by F.B. Snyder, Febraury 17, 1950 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 5
Reel 32 "Folktales in the Revival of Norwegian Nationalism" - Conducted by Henning Larsen, March 3, 1950 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 19
Reel 207 Library Lectures, 1955 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 1
Reel 2 Library Lectures - Conducted by Lorena Garloch, Harriet Laubach, Helen J. Moore, October 1954-October 1959 (12.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 19 Vietnam Pitt Teach-In, 1967 (3.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 21 "The State of Special Collections at the University of Pittsburgh" - Conducted by Ruth Salisbury, October 29, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 16
Cassette 189 Heinz Lecture, 1982 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 190 Farrakhan Lecture - Conducted by Louis Farrakhan, November 13, 1985 (3.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 191 Heinz Lecture and Press Interview - Conducted by Helmut Schmidt, February 28, 1986 (4.0 cassette tapes)

Box 27
Cassette 284 Bob Wolke Log Cabin Presentation - Conducted by Bob Wolke, August 27, 1987 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 29
Cassette 349 "Give Us Back Our Good Name: Media, Ethics, and Character" - Conducted by Martin Walker, October 7, 1987 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 28
Cassette 294 Ethics Symposium: The Honor Code at West Point, 1988-1989 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 4
Item 27 "A Generation of Indian Warfare in Western Pennsylvania" - Conducted by H.G. Cleland, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 2 cassette tapes)
Reel 29 "Arabic Literature" - Conducted by P.K. Hitti, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 25 "Labor Costs and Small Business" - Conducted by Jules Backman, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 5
Item 37 "Karl Marx: His Life and Philosophy" - Unknown Lecturer, 1956 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)
Reel 30 "Informal Lecture on the Subject of History" - Conducted by Alfred Proctor James, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 6
Item 51 "The Essential Quality of Polish Literature" - Conducted by Edmund Zawacki, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 21
Reel 227 "Dynamics of a Free and Responsible Society" - Conducted by Dr. Milton Esman, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 23
Reel 251 "Brainwashing: On Results of Inquiry about Prison Camp Behavior of US Soldiers in Korea" - Conducted by Maj. Dr. William E. Mayer, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 24
Reel 260 "Brainwashing: Psycho-Cultural Characteristics Found in American POW's" - Conducted by Maj. Dr. William E. Mayer, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 267 GSPIA Tape #43 - "Utilities and Limitations of Behavioral Analysis in International Affairs" - Conducted by Karl Deutsch, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 1
Cassette 7 "Pittsburgh in the Revolutionary Years/A Generation of Indian Warfare in W. Pennsylvania" - Conducted by Hugh Gregg Cleland, undated (2.0 cassette tapes)