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Great American speeches 80 years of political oratory Program one

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Summary:A collection of speeches, each with an introductory and concluding segment. Includes: Franklin D. Roosevelt's "grilled millionaire" speech, Huey P. Long's "every man is a king" speech, Robert LaFollette delivering a speech about honesty in government, Charles Couglin discussing Franklin D. Roosevelt's policies, the eulogy for Huey Long delivered by Gerald L.K. Smith, the keynote speech as a third-party candidate delivered by Gerald L.K. Smith, and Eugene Talmadge discussing tax deductions for the working class.
Contributor:Roosevelt, Franklin D. 1882-1945. (Franklin Delano)
Long, Huey Pierce 1893-1935
Coughlin, Charles E. 1891-1979. (Charles Edward)
La Follette, Robert M. 1855-1925. (Robert Marion)
Smith, Gerald L. K. 1898 (Gerald Lyman Kenneth)
Talmadge, Eugene 1884-1946
Provider:Pieri & Spring Productions
Films for the Humanities (Firm)
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States of America
Place of origin – Region:New Jersey
Topical subjects:Speeches, addresses, etc., American
Political oratory United States
United States Politics and government 1933-1945
Credits:Host, Jody Powell.
Repository:Nonprint Media Services
Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
Films@UM Browse terms:Government, Law, Politics
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