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Subseries 2. Speeches/Lectures, 1957-1978

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 19 audio recordings of speeches given by faculty members at the University of Pittsburgh from 1957-1978. Most items are speeches given to third party businesses or events, highlighted by speeches given by Chancellor Wesley Posvar to the Allegheny County Ministerial Union and a speech by Posvar to the student body.


Box 2
Reel 6 Chancellor Edward H. Litchfield Speech at New Kensington School, November 16, 1957 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 27
Reel 290 Chancellor Litchfield Address at NAHRO Conference, April 18, 1961 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 11
Item 121 Chancellor Posvar's Speech at Meeting of Allegheny County Ministerial Union, November 10, 1969 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")
Litchfield speeches - Speaker Edward H. Litchfield, 1960

Box 7
Reel 60 Chancellor Posvar - Pittsburgh Business Today Speech, December 7, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 28
Folder 318 Bernadette Devlin Lecture - Carnegie Music Hall, February 15, 1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 14
Reel 155 Community Housing Meeting - Chancellor Wesley Wentz Posvar Speech, February 23, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Cassette 78 Asian Council Luncheon - Speech by Chancellor Posvar, September 18, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 90 Introduction to the University - Speech by Dr. William Hung, March 9, 1973 (4.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 117 Winchester-Thurston School Graduation - Capsule Biographies of Chancellor Posvar and his Wife, June 8, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 24
Cassette 272 Robert Wolke Presentation at Johnstown Conference, June 5, 1986 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 28
Cassette 314 Mill Towns: Despair, Hopes and Opportunities Conference - Speech by Chancellor Posvar, May 5-6, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassettes 324-325 'Pitt in Pittsburgh and Pennsylvania: Perils and Possibilities" - University Senate's Plenary Session - Speakers Senator Melissa A. Hart and Rep. Frank Dermody, October 16, 1997 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 8
Reel 63 Speech to Womens Association on the State of the University - Chancellor Posvar, May 3, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 13
Reel 146 Chancellor Speech at Chatham, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Reel 65 Speech to Women's Association - Chancellor Posvar, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")

Box 11
Cassette 116 Speech at Student Union - Chancellor Posvar, May 10, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 123 American University Higher Education Core Cirriculum Seminar - Conducted by Chancellor Posvar, February 27, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 106 Chancellor's Remarks at College of Arts and Sciences Undergraduate Advisor's Briefing - Chancellor Posvar, February 17, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 15
Reel 168 Address To Middle States Association - Chancellor Litchfield, November 8, 1960 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")
State of the University Address - Speaker - Edward H. Litchfield, October 14, 1959
Faculty address - Speaker - Edward H. Litchfield, March 13, 1957
Student Body Address - Speaker - Edward H. Litchfield, March 11, 1957