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Collection Inventory

Series I. University Events, 1950-1994

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains audio items focused on University-sponsored events, such as commencements, convocations, facility groundbreakings, guest lecturers and memorial events from throughout the second half of the twentieth century.

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)

Subseries 2. Convocations, 1958-1989

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 14 audio recordings of University convocation proceedings spanning the years 1958-1989. Highlights of the subseries include speeches given by former Supreme Court Chief Justice Earl Warren and Pulitzer Prize winning Librarian of Congress, Archibald MacLeish.


Box 7
Reel 54 Honors Convocation - Speaker, Chancellor Edward Litchfield, October 29, 1958 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 17
Reel 194 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Archibald MacLeish, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 195 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Pearl Buck, 1960 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 199 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Earl Warren 1961 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 198 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Edward Teller, 1963 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 196 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Charlie Snow, 1964 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 16
Item 184 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Dr. Norman A. Graebner, 1981 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7"; 2 cassette tapes)

Box 17
Reel 193 Honors Convocation - Speaker - Robert Frost, July 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 16
Reel 185 Honors Convocation, 1982 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 186 Honors Convocation, 1984 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 28
Cassette 299 Honors Convocation, 1987 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 281 Honors Convocation, March 17, 1987 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 300 Honors Convocation, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 301 Honors Convocation, 1989 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 30
Cassette 378 Honors Convocation, Speaker, Louis W. Sullivan, March 13, 1991

Box 30
Cassette 379 Honors Convocation, Speaker, Donald M. Henderson, March 13, 1994

Box 30
Cassette 380 Honors Convocation, Speaker, Rev. Edward A. Malloy, February 28, 1995
Honors Convocation, February 28, 1997

Investiture of Mark A. Nordenberg, Speakers: Richard L. Ferguson and Willaim E. Strickland Jr.

Subseries 3. Dedications/Groundbreakings, 1956-1992

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 16 audio recordings of dedications or groundbreakings of the University of Pittsburgh’s landmarks and facilities from 1956-1992. Highlights include groundbreaking ceremonies for the Law School as well as the dedication of notable buildings, such as the Cathedral of Learning.


Box 1
Cassette 3 Dedication of Cathedral of Learning - Speaker - Chancellor John G. Bowman, March 8, 1956 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 15
Reel 173 Dedication of Cathedral of Learning - Speaker - John G. Bowman, March 8, 1956 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 7
Reel 57 Dedication of David L. Lawrence Hall, June 17, 1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Reel 64 Dedication of Mervis Hall, October 8, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")

Box 11
Cassette 91 Key Presentation - New Science Facility, January 31, 1974 (1.0 cassette tape)
Reel 98 Central Field Plaza Dedication, November 11, 1974 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 96 Dedication of Tryon Library, May 16, 1976 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Cassette 111 Cathedral Slate Dedication, June 15, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 119 Judge Horner Brown Dedication, March 3, 1978 (3.0 cassette tapes)

Box 8
Reel 67 Law School Groundbreaking Ceremony, November 3, 1973 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 12
Cassette 130 Victoria Building Dedication Ceremony, October 18, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 131 Forbes Quadrangle Dedication Ceremony, October 19, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 132 Forbes Residence Hall Dedication Ceremony, October 20, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 137 Dedication of Croghan-Schenley Room, February 1982 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 28
Cassette 311 Sutherland Hall Dedication Ceremony, September 2, 1992 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 12
Cassette 135 Dedication of Langley Aerodome, undated (1.0 cassette tape)
WPU Grand Opening Dedication, September 7, 1983

Subseries 5. Memorial Events, 1974-1992

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 14 audio recordings of memorial events dedicated to members of the University of Pittsburgh faculty or important figures within the City of Pittsburgh from 1974-1992. Notable entries include the Samuel Lazerow Memorial Lecture series and the Heinz Chapel 50th Anniversary.


Box 11
Reel 97 Memorial Service for Russell M. Arnold - Heinz Chapel, July 13, 1976 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Cassette 127 Dr. Adolf Grunbaum Reception, November 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 8
Reel 71 Dinner for Dr. Cheever, May 22, 1974 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 9
Item 77 Dinner in Honor of Leon Falk Jr. - Carnegie Music Hall, April 14, 1976 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 129 Greek Dinner Honoring Vice Chancellor Moye, December 7, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 24
Cassette 279 Program in Memory of William Hung, June 1, 1982 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 13
Cassette 152 Dinner Honoring Roger Ahlbrandt, December 16, 1982 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 30
Cassette 355 Samuel Lazerow Memorial Lecture - Conducted by Robert Lucky, 1989 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 356 Samuel Lazerow Memorial Lecture - Conducted by Herbert Simon, October 22, 1991 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 356 Samuel Lazerow Memorial Lecture - Conducted by Edward Tufle, October 28, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 358 Samuel Lazerow Memorial Lecture - Unknown Speaker, 1994 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 110 Fred Rogers Reception, May 3, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 27
Cassette 286 Helen Poole Rush Reception, September 5, 1987 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 28
Cassette 302 Heinz Chapel 50th Anniversary - Speeches by Wesley Posvar and Senator John Heinz, December 12, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)
156th Anniversary- Speakers- Carl T. Rowan and Wesley W. Rowan, April 30, 1978
175th Anniversary, September 18, 1962

Series II. University History, 1958-1981

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains audio recordings pertaining to documenting the history of the University of Pittsburgh from 1958-1981. Highlights of this subseries include oral histories of the School of Information Sciences, the School of Social Work, and the R. Alberts University History Interviews.

Subseries 1. R. Alberts' Interviews with University Officials


Box 25
Cassette A1 Interview with Ruth Crawford Mitchell - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 5, 1981
Cassette A2 Interview with Ruth Crawford Mitchell - Part 2 - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 31, 1981
Cassette A3 Interview with Carlton G. Ketchum - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 10, 1981
Cassette A4 Interview with Carlton G. Ketchum - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 10, 1981
Cassette A5 Interview with CV and Agnes Starrett - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 19, 1981
Cassette A6 C.V. and Agnes Starrett Interview/Stein Interview (Side 2), March 19, 1981
Cassette A7 Interview with Walter Hovey - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 7, 1981
Cassette A8 Interview with Lawrence Irwin - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 16, 1981
Cassette A9 Interview with William W. Booth - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 28, 1981
Cassette A10 Interview with Edison Montgomery - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 23, 1981
Cassette A11 Interview with Mrs. David Kurtzman - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 8, 1981
Cassette A12 Interview with Walter Rome - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 12, 1981
Cassette A13 Interview with Walter Rome - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 12, 1981
Cassette A14 Interview with Robert Bailie - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 13, 1981
Cassette A15 Interview with Robert Bailie - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 13, 1981
Cassette A16 Interview with Charles Peake - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 27, 1981
Cassette A17 Interview with Charles Peake - Conducted by R. Alberts, May 27, 1981
Cassette A18 Interview with Frank Denton - Conducted by R. Alberts, September 7, 1981
Cassette A19 Interview with Frank Denton - Conducted by R. Alberts, September 7, 1981
Cassette A20 Interview with Edgar Cale - Conducted by R. Alberts, September 14, 1981
Cassette A21 Interview with C.R. Wilson and George Fetterman - Conducted by R. Alberts, November 16, 1981
Cassette A22 Interview with James Knox - Conducted by R. Alberts, December 9, 1981
Cassette A23 Interview with James Knox - Conducted by R. Alberts, December 9, 1981
Cassette A24 Interview with Helen Rush - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 29, 1981
Cassette A25 Interview with Helen Rush - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 29, 1981
Cassette A26 Interview with John Geise - Conducted by R. Alberts, undated
Cassette A27 Interview with John Geise - Conducted by R. Alberts, undated
Cassette A28 Interview with John Geise - Conducted by R. Alberts, undated
Cassette A29 Interview with A.C. Van Dusen - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 5, 1982
Cassette A30 Interview with A.C. Van Dusen - Conducted by R. Alberts, March 5, 1982
Cassette A31 Interview with Carlton G. Ketchum - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 3, 1982
Cassette A32 Interview with Carlton G. Ketchum - Conducted by R. Alberts, April 9, 1982
Cassette A33 Interview with John Funari - Conducted by R. Alberts, November 2, 1982
Cassette A34 Interview with Wesley Wentz Posvar - Conducted by R. Alberts, August 8, 1983
Cassette A35 Interview with Wesley Wentz Posvar - Conducted by R. Alberts, August 8, 1983

Box 26
Cassette A36 Interview with Frank Carver - Conducted by R. Alberts, July 1, 1981
Cassette A37 Interview with Frank Carver/William Tracy - Conducted R. Alberts, July 1 and July 16, 1981
Cassette A38 Interview with William Tacey/Gwilym Price - Conducted by R. Alberts, August 4, 1981
Cassette A39 Interview with Gwilym Price - Conducted by R. Alberts, August 4, 1981
Cassette A40 Interview with Walter Evert - Conducted by R. Alberts, July 10, 1981
Cassette A41 Interview with William Rea - Conducted by R. Alberts, November 23, 1981

Subseries 2. School of Information Sciences Oral History - Conducted by the Charles Babbage Institute, 1986-2000


Box 30
Cassette 359 Interview with Anthony Debons - Conducted by William Aspray, May 3, 1997 (4.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 360 Interview with Anthony Debons - Conducted by William Aspray, September 16, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 361 Interview with Sara Fine - Conducted by William Aspray, June 17, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 363 Interview with Margaret Kimmel - Conducted by William Aspray, June 4, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 363 Interview with James G. Williams - Conducted by William Aspray, January 18, 2000 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 364 Interview with Toni Carbo - Conducted by William Aspray, December 22, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 365 Interview with Ellen G. Detlefsen - Conducted by William Aspray, May 24, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 366 Interview with Donald Shorey - Conducted by William Aspray, May 4, 1997 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 367 Interview with Allen Kent - Conducted by William Aspray, May 20, 1997 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 368 Interview with E.J. Josey - Conducted by William Aspray, July 14, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 369 Interview with Wendell Wray - Conducted by William Aspray, July 28, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 370 Interview with Allen Kent - Conducted by William Aspray, July 28, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 371 Interview with William Nasri - Conducted by William Aspray, July 15, 1999 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 373 Interview with Dr. Jerry Saye - Conducted by William Aspray, November 11, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 374 Interview with Dr. Selma Burke - Conducted by William Aspray, November 11, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)

Series 3. Other


Box 6
Reel 46 Interview with George Swetnam - "History of Pittsburgh," 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 2 cassettes)

Box 6
Reel 50 Interview with Stanton Balfour - "Pittsburgh--Through 200 Years," undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 1 User Cassette/2 Cassettes)

Box 12
Cassette 141 John Geise - Pitt Oral History, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 2 cassettes)

Box 19
Reel 209 History of the University, 1963 (5.0 reel-to-reel; Reels (Labelled A-D))

Box 20
Reel 212 The Idea of Community at the University of Pittsburgh/The Prospects of a Learning Society/What's Wrong with the University? - Conducted by Rosemary Park and Robert Hutchins, undated (3.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 20
Reel 213 The Voice of America at Pitt, undated (2.0 reel-to-reel; (Labelled A-B))

Box 29
Cassette 348 The American Experience - The University of Pittsburgh - Conducted by Lester Thurow, April 10, 1986 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Series III. Administration, 1950-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains audio recordings that focus on the administration and functions of the University of Pittsburgh faculty and staff from 1950-2000. Included in this series are various staff meetings, faculty speeches, and planning committees’ meetings pertaining to the administration of the University. Highlights of the series include speeches by both University Chancellors Edward Litchfield and Wesley Posvar.

Subseries 1. Staff Meetings, 1956-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 35 audio recordings of staff meetings at the University of Pittsburgh from 1956-1997. Included are faculty orientations, advisory committees, and Deans’ meetings at Pitt and its branch campuses. Highlights include Chancellor Edward H. Litchfield’s first speech to the faculty.


Box 14
Cassette 164 All Day Deans' Meeting - Speech by Wesley Posvar, December 21, 1983 (4.0 cassette tapes)

Box 2
Item 4 Speech at His First Faculty Meeting - Chancellor Edward H. Litchfield, March 26, 1956 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 100 Meeting of Deans/Directors/Chairman, June 29, 1972 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 108 Deans, Directors Meetings, April 16, 1975 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 24
Cassette 270 Deans' Meeting at Johnstown, June 4, 1986 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 28
Cassette 297 Deans' Meeting - U.PARC, December 17, 1987 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 27
Cassette 287 Administrators Meeting Held in Greesnburg, June 1987 (5.0 cassette tapes)

Box 10
Cassette 81 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), December 12, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 80 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), June 20, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 82 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), January 17, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 85 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), March 21, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 86 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), March 28, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 87 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), April 18, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 88 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), May 23, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 89 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library) -, November 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 84 Staff Advisory Committee on Policy (Library), Febraury 21, 1973 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 15
Reel 177 Open Hearing on the University Financial Crisis - Conducted by Cliff Cooper, Scott Baum, Dave Tiernan, John Seidman, Welsey Posvar, Henry Nicolas, Febraury 18, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 24
Reel 273 Senate Library Meeting, November 6, 1972 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 28
Cassette 293 Senior Administrator's Conference, June 23, 1988 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 12
Cassette 140 Faculty Seminar: Arts and Hazards of Appearing on Public Media, March 25, 1982 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 112 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, September 15, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 13
Cassette 147 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, 1981 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 14
Cassette 157 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, 1977 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 158 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, 1978 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 159 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, 1979 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 160 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, 1980 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 167 New Faculty Orientation - Chacncellor Posvar, September 2, 1983 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 277 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, November 24 1986 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 27
Cassette 285 New Faculty Orientation - Chancellor Posvar, October 1, 1987 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 11
Cassette 126 Emergency Medical Center Luncheon, November 1, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 16
Cassette 188 Lakeview Meeting, 1981 (7.0 cassette tapes)

Box 17
Reel 200A Pittsburgh Bicentennial Joint Committee, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 28
Cassette 315 Milltown Plenary Session, May 6, 1988 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassettes 324-325 University Senate's Plenary Session - "Pitt in Pittsburgh and Pennsylvania: Perils and Possibilities", October 16, 1997 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassettes 315-316 Senate Council, October 16, 1984 (2.0 cassette tapes)

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

Subseries 3. Joint Planning Seminars, 1958-1977

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 14 audio recordings of joint planning seminars at the University of Pittsburgh from 1958-1977. These items focus on the future planning of Pitt’s goals moving into a modernized and urban future. Highlights include seminars discussing urban planning and the development of the urban environment.


Box 21
Reel 225 "Various Aspects of Urban Planning" - Mr. Harvey Perloff, September 26, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 21
Reel 226 "People of the Central City, of the Suburbs and of Exurbia" - Donald Bogue, October 3, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 223 "Trends in the World Economy" - Conducted by Kurnets, February 23, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 227 "Dynamics of a Free and Responsible Society" - Conducted by Dr. Milton Esman, November 10, 1955 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 228 Joint Planning Seminar - Dr. Holmes Perkins, October 17, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 229 Joint Planning Seminar - Dr. E. Hoover, October 24, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 230 "The Evolving Metropolis" - Dr. R.L. Meir, Raymond A. Fisher, Thomas Stelson, October 31, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 231 "The Politics of the Metropolis" - Fritz Gutheim, J. Steele Gow, Jr., James W. Knox, William Schulz, Jr., November 7, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 232 "Urban Planning Past, Present and Future" - John T. Howard, Robert Weinberg, Park H. Martin, Paul Schwerlcher, November 14, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 233 "Decision Making, Execution and the Planning Process" - Herbert A. Simon, Glenn Ferguson, C. Ronald Woods, November 21, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 234 "Planning Organization and Activities within the Framework of Urban Government" - Henry Fagin, J, Keilcoff, December 5, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 238 "Planning of Individual Services and Facilities in Relationship to General Planning for Community" - Dean Donald C. Stone, James A. Wodan, John J. Matthews, December 12, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 239 "The Culture and Aesthetics of the Urban Community" - Norman Rice, January 9, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 240 "Urban Planning as a Field of Study" - Melville C. Braveh, Jr., January 15, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Series IV. Student Life, 1950-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains audio recordings focused on detailing student life and events at the University of Pittsburgh from 1950-2000. Included within this series are student meetings, student centered events, and arts/entertainment conducted by students of the University. Notable highlights include numerous concert performances by the Heinz Chapel Choir.

Subseries 1. Student Meetings/Administration, 1958-1959

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains five audio recordings of student and student government meetings at the University of Pittsburgh from 1958-1959. Notable items in this subseries include discussion about implementing a trimester school plan, and the discussion around the principles of administration at Pitt.


Box 22
Cassette 235 Special Student Meeting - Dr. James Robinson, January ,7 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 7
Reel 53 Student Advisory Council - Discussion of Proposed Trimester Plan, January 7, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 237 Special Student Meeting - Dr. Leland Burrows, January 7, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 241 Special Student Meeting - "Some Further Principles of Public Administration" - Donald C. Stone, Febraury 19, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 242 Special Student Meeting - "Principles of Public Administration - Donald C. Stone, March 10, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Subseries 2. Student Events, 1970-1977

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains seven audio recordings of student sponsored events at the University of Pittsburgh from 1970-1977. Notable entries in this subseries include a mass meeting of students in the Commons Room as well as addresses from the chancellor to parents and students during parents' weekend.


Box 6
Reel 49 Variety Show, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5" ; Ekotape)

Box 7
Reel 55 Mass Meeting at Common Facilities Building, February 18, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 8
Reel 68 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Commons Room - Chancellor Posvar, October 18, 1974 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 11
Cassette 104 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Chancellor Posvar, September 26, 1975 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 114 Remarks at Parent's Reception - Chancellor Posvar, April 24, 1977 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 116 Address at Parent's Weekend - Chancellor Posvar, October 15, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 28
Cassette 296 Capital Campaign Kickoff, undated (2.0 cassette tapes)

Subseries 3. Concerts, 1954-1997

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains 25 audio recordings of arts and entertainment events organized and performed by University of Pittsburgh students from 1954-1997. Most notably, this subseries contains numerous editions of concerts performed by the Heinz Chapel Choir during the 1990s.


Box 29
Cassette 326 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 10, 1990 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 327 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 20, 1991 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 328 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 8, 1991 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 329 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, Febraury 9, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 330 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 12, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 331 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, May 7, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 332 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 18, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 333 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 7, 1992 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 334 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, February 21, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 335 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, March 26, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 336 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 18, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 337 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 18, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 338 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 5, 1993 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 339 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 5, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 340 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 16, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 341 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, October 16, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 341 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, February 19, 1995 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 342 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, November 6, 1994 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 343 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 1995 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 344 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 14, 1996 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 345 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, December 3, 1996 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 346 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, April 13, 1997 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 347 Heinz Chapel Choir Performance, undated (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 6
Reel 48 Russian Liturgical Music and Secular Selections, February 13, 1954 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 29
Cassette 350 101st Fall Concert - Men's Glee Club, June 2, 1992 (1.0 cassette tape)
Music for the Christmas Season, 1973
Hootenanny, 1963

Series V. Media Events, 1950-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains audio recordings of media events involving the University of Pittsburgh from 1950-2000. It comprises interviews, television programs, and radio programs which were focused on the University and its endeavors. Notable entries include WTAE and KDKA interviews with Chancellor Posvar.

Subseries 1. Interviews

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains ten audio recordings of interviews with Pitt faculty and staff. Spanning across Radio and Television, these interviews focus on the current events both internationally and in Pittsburgh. Notable interviews include a KDKA interview with Chancellor Posvar discussing financial problems in Pittsburgh.


Box 5
Reel 47 An Interview with Leopold Stowkoski - Conducted by Harvey Pope, February 13, 1954 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7" ; 1 cassette tape)

Box 1
Reel 1 Professor John Dewey 90th Birthday Interview - Conducted by Richard Hope, October 20, 1949 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 11
Cassette 107 KDKA Interview with Chancellor Posvar - Financial Problems, March 7, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 19
Reel 208 Pitt and State Related Schools - Interview with Chancellor Posvar, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")

Box 24
Reel 275 Interview with Helen Rush - Conducted by L. Jamison, 1983 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 27
Reel 291 Interview with Chancellor Posvar - Conduckted by Ed Mullen, November 30, 1987 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 28
Cassettes 320-323 Interview with Frank Zabrosky - Former Head of ASC - Conducted by Rebecca Abromitis, May 30, 1997 (4.0 cassette tapes)

Box 28
Item 303 Interview with "Doc" Henry Clifford Carlson - Inverviewed by Tom R. Jones, Spring 1964 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 29
Cassette 351 The "Shaping of the Point" Reception - Interview with Chancellor Posvar and Mayor Caliguiri - Conducted by Robert C. Alberts, March 3, 1981 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 352 Interview with Mary Sweeney - Conducted by Robert C. Alberts, March 31, 1981 (1.0 cassette tape)

Subseries 2. TV Programs, 1958-1977

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains ten audio recordings focused on TV programs regarding the University of Pittsburgh and its dealings mainly in the City of Pittsburgh from 1958-1977. Notable entries include a series of programs conducted by the GSPIA, hosted by Eleanor Roosevelt, discussing the development of the world economy during the 1960’s.


Box 14
Reel 153 WTAE Interview with Chuck Jones on Watergate - Conducted by Colanelo, October 29, 1973 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 154 WTAE Interview with Society of Women Engineers - Conducted by Pat Plants - 'New Dimensions in Education', December 5, 1973 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 156 WQED - Alternative Lifestyles Program, April 1975 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Cassette 166 Johnstown Administration Conference News Report - Ray Steele and Bob Wolke, 1983 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 15
Reel 170 KDKA Story on Mellon Professorships $12 Million Dollar Grant, December 16, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")

Box 7
Reel 69 WPGH Programs on Pitt Libraries, March 22, 1973 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 11
Cassette 120 Chancellor Posvar on Roy Fox Show (KDKA) - Energy Conservation, October 31, 1977 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 18
Reel 201 KDKA "The Pennsylvania Way" Television Program, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 24
Reel 261 GSPIA Tape 37 - Eleanor Roosevelt 'Discussion of France and European Ogranization, March 4, 1962 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")
Reel 267 GSPIA Tape 43 - Eleanor Roosevelt - 'Future and Development of the Common Market', April 8, 1962 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Subgroup 3. School of Social Work Oral History


Box 28
Cassette 304 Interview with Nancy Lee, William McCollough, and Lenore Rainey - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 305 Interview with Nancy Lee - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 306 Interview with Barbara Shore, Moe Coleman, Dave Feehan - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8 ,1993 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 307 Interview with Dave Feehan, Ruth Glick, Nancy Beck - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 308 Interview with Dr. Manuel Elmer, Dean David Epperson, Mildred Mink - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)
Cassette 309 Interview with Mildred Mink, Gail Hayman, Mandla Tshabalala - Conducted by Ken Kornick, March 8, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)

Subseries 4. Radio Programs, 1976-1993

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains four audio recordings of radio programs focusing on discussion of the University of Pittsburgh and its involvement in the region from 1976-1993. Highlights include the presentation of the Heinz Prize segment on WQED-FM.


Box 13
Cassette 150 KPFK Interview on FA Unions at UCLA and UCSD, October 16, 1976 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 24
Reel 268 Heinz Prize Segment - Sunday Arts Magazine -WQED FM, April 13, 1986 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 7")

Box 28
Cassette 312 Interview with Dr. Wesley Posvar - Re: South Africa on WTKN-AM, June 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 30
Cassette 375 Tour and Critique of Black Artists Show - WQED-FM, November 13,1986-November 16,1986 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Series VI. Lectures, 1956-1989

Scope and Content Notes:

This series includes audio recordings pertaining to lectures at the University of Pittsburgh from 1956-1989. Highlights of this series include a series of lectures on Women’s Studies during the 1970’s.


Box 4
Reel 23 Seminar on Liberal Education for Adults, November 18-20, 1954 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 8
Reel 75 Seminar: Graduate School of Public Health - Conducted by Dr. Kurtzmann, January 11, 1973 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 5
Reel 35 Modern Philosophy: Class Discussions at the University of Pittsburgh, 1956 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 33 Philosophy and Ethics, 1956 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 13
Reel 151 Mentor Training Program - Conducted by S. Skewes, 1956 (6.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 18
Reel 202A Women's Issues - Affirmative Action at Pitt, 1969-1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 202B Women's Issues - Careers - Educational/Administrative, 1969-1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 202C Women's Issues - Prejudice in Psychology - Feminine Sex Role, 1969-1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 202D Women's Issues - Q-A from Women in News Media/Women Liberation, 1969-1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 202E Women's Issues - Welfare Right - Women in News Media, 1969-1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203 Women's Issues - Abortion/Sexuality/Law, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203A Women's Issues - Women's Oppression at Pitt, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203B Women's Issues - Abortion and Human Sexuality, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203C Women's Issues - Sex Discrimination in Higher Education/Socialization, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203D Women's Issues - Sexuality Freedoms/Sex Discrimination on the Job, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203E Women's Issues - Women in Health Professions at Pitt, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 203F Women's Issues - Women in School of Engineering and Problems in Business Administration at Pitt, 1969-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 19
Reel 205 Women's Issues - Q and A, 1970-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 206 Women's Issues - Nuclear War - Conducted by Dorothy Jones and Florence Kennedy, 1970-1971 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 27
Cassette 289 Learning to Use Microfilm, May 30, 1989 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 11
Cassette 101 Seminar 2000, November 22, 1972 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Reel 247 Class Lectures - Dr. Flack (GSPIA), 1966 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 22
Reel 239 Cultural Education Exchange Program - "Foreign Specialists" - Dr. Grundstein and Dr. Bayer, undated (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 23
Item 248 Seminar 208 - "Application of Motivation Psychology", March 9-10, 1959 (1.0 cassette tape)
Pittsburgh As An Entity - Speaker - James Arthur Kehl, November 11, 1958

Box 24
Cassette 278 EDUCOM Second General Session, November 24, 1986 (1.0 cassette tape)
Speech to Economics Club of Pittsburgh - Speakers- Dr. Ruben Schlesinger and Wesley W. Posvar, December 15, 1971

Series VII. Research Findings, 1952-1993

Scope and Content Notes:

This series includes audio recordings of research findings and presentations made at the University of Pittsburgh from 1952-1993. Highlights of this series include research by the Institute of Business and Economic Problems on the state of the changing international economy.


Box 4
Reel 24 Institute of Business and Economic Problems - Unknown Speaker, November 5, 1957 (2.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 5
Reel 36 Institute of Business and Economic Problems - Small Business Manufacturers, 1952 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 34 IoBEP - Scientific Research for Men's Products, 1957 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 42 IoBEP - Methods of Managing, October 28, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 41 IoBEP - Business Failures and Distress Loans, 1957 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 40 IoBEP - Cardinal Rules for the Successful Operation of Business, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 39 IoBEP - Industrial Credit Organizations on State and Local Levels, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 38 IoBEP - Legal Aspects of Corporations, 1957 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 6
Reel 43 IoBEP - Business and Banking Credit Organizations, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 44 IoBEP - Financing Indistrial Development Projects, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 45 IoBEP - Urban Planning and Re-Development Programs, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 11
Cassette 125 UCIS/DIALOG System Reception, October 30, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 14
Cassette 163 Research Workshop, 1983 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Box 19
Reel 210 Do Women Dare?, September 15, 1969 (2.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 20
Reel 214 Multinational Trade Negotations - Conducted by Jeza Fekete Kerty, January 19, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 215 Changing Patterns in International Trade - Conducted by Robert Baldrim, January 26, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 216 International Independence - Conducted by Thomas Willett, February 9, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 217 The International Monetary System - Conducted by Soloman, March 2, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 218 International Investment the Multi-National Corporation - Conducted by Blake, March 9, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 219 International Monetary System - Conducted by Edward Berutsun, March 16, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 21
Reel 221 US Foreign Aid - Conducted by Krause, March 30, 1977 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 24
Reel 262 The United Nations: Today and Tomorrow? - Conducted by Richard N. Gardner, Philip Deane, William Moran, October 21, 1962 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 264 Myths' of International Development - Conducted by F.M.C. Obi, Aldo Ferrer, Robert E. Asher, April 8, 1962 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 265 Is A 'Grand Design' in Foreign Policy Possible? - Conducted by Thomas W. Wilson, Jr., William E. Moran, Rowland Ludden, January 28, 1962 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 274 Women's Studies Colloquium, March 11, 1981 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 28
Cassette 295 Modern Techniques Linking Knowledge and Action, September 19, 1989 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 7
Reel 59 American Society for Public Administration, October 24, 1969 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 56 Faith and Today's World, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 10
Reel 83 Study of Political Science Journals in Hillman Library - Conducted by Diane Luce, July 30, 1970 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 13
Reel 145 Open University - Common Facilities Building, 1969 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 17
Reel 200B "Henry Steele", October 13, 1965 (1.0 reel-to-reel; 5")
Cassette 317 Selections from Medieval and Renaissance English - Transcription, August 4, 1993 (1.0 cassette tape)

Series VIII. International Events, 1950-2000

Scope and Content Notes:

This subseries contains audio recordings of international events which occurred at the University of Pittsburgh from 1950-2000. Highlights of this subseries include a luncheon visit with former Soviet leader Nikita Khrushchev as well as a meeting with business delegates from China, hosted by Chancellor Posvar.


Box 3
Reel 18 Kruschev Luncheon, 1959 (2.0 reel-to-reel; 1 cassette)

Box 8
Reel 72 Speech By Polish Secretary, October 24, 1974 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 11
Cassette 124 Opening SALT II and 2nd Hour SALT II, Pittsburgh Chamber of Commerce, October 17, 1978 (2.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 128 Backroom Meeting with Delegation from China, March 7, 1979 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 22
Reel 243 ICA Debriefing - "Iran" - Conducted by Mr. Ivan Alten, February 2, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 244 ICA Debriefing - "Costa Rica" - Conducted by Eliot Murphy, January 8, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 245 ICA Debriefing - "Phillipines" - Conducted by Mr. Don McInes, September 13, 1959 (1.0 reel-to-reel)
Reel 246 ICA Debriefing - "Brazil" - Conducted by Mr. Bernholz, August 21, 1958 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 24
Reel 263 UN Discussion of "Tibetan Situation" or China's Pressure on the region, 1960 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 27
Cassette 280 International Symposium on Global Structure, March 17-19, 1987 (15.0 cassette tapes)
Cassette 282 ACORD Luncheon, May 7, 1987 (2.0 cassette tapes)

Series IX. Assorted

Scope and Content Notes:

This series contains three miscellaneous audio recordings.

Cassette 224 Duquesne Law School Commencement - Marina Whitman, 1978 (1.0 cassette tape)

Box 29
Reel 354 Computer Center Slide Show, 1978 (1.0 reel-to-reel)

Box 3
Reel 17 Discussion on Local Recreation - Dub for Students, Professors, and Chancellor Litchfield, undated (4.0 reel-to-reel)