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Box 1-105, 2

Record Group: 1 C
Record Sub-Group: 95
Records Title: UMC; Administration; Office of University Relations; Audio Tapes
Dates: 1960-1971
Volume: 1/3 cubic foot, 0.42 linear foot

Scope and Content Note

This Record Sub-Group contains audio tapes, correspondence, press releases, and copy script created by or routed through the Office of Public Information. The audio tapes are 1/4 inch reel-to-reel and contain recordings of University of Missouri musical groups and speeches by University of Missouri President John Weaver and ABC news anchor Howard K. Smith, among others. The correspondence and other records are related to the individual tapes.

Series Descriptions: This Record Sub-Group is not divided into series. It is arranged chronologically. The correspondence and other records originally enclosed in the tape boxes have been removed and filed following the audio tapes. Content and date information are taken from the box or tape labeling or from the accompanying materials.

Note to Researcher: For additional information on the Galbraith speech, see Record Group 1 C, Sub-Group 51, Series 3, Box 7, FF 67.
Accessibility to these audio tapes may be limited by the physical condition of the tapes themselves. Due to the nature of the playback equipment required to listen to this material, advance notice to the staff of University Archives is necessary. Contact information is available here.

Inventory

Box 1

Tape 1 - University of Missouri Concert Band (1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 7 inch reel, recorded at 7 1/2 ips), 4/4/1960

Tape 2 - University of Missouri Singers (used for an Armed Forces broadcast on 6/30/1960 entitled On The Campus; 1/4 inch polyester-base tape on 7 inch reel, recorded at 7 1/2 ips), 5/1960

Tape 3 - University Singers, Carols (1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 7 inch reel), 1/1967

Tape 4 - University of Missouri President John C. Weaver (Weaver was the guest on University of Missouri Extension Division's Missouri Forum broadcast and spoke about "Higher Education and University Budget Problems;" 1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 7 inch reel), 4/23/1970

Tape 5 - John Kenneth Galbraith, American Agricultural Economics Association Women's Luncheon Speech (1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 7 inch reel), 8/10/1970

Tape 6 - Journalism Week Speeches - Part I (1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 5 inch reel), ca. 1971

Tape 7 - Journalism Week Speeches - Part II (tape includes label "Howard K. Smith;" 1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 5 inch reel), ca. 1971

Tape 8 - Journalism Speeches (box includes the note "Cunningham and Pasek;" 1/4 inch polyester-base tape on 7 inch reel), n.d.

Tape 9 - University Singers, Laud to the Nativity by Ottorino Respighi (offered to Armed Services Radio; 1/4 inch acetate-base tape on 7 inch reel), n.d.

FF 1 - Correspondence from Tape 2 box, 7/5/1960

FF 2 - Correspondence and press release from Tape 4 box, ca. 1970

FF 3 - Note from Tape 5 box, n.d.

FF 4 - Correspondence and copy script from Tape 9 box, n.d.

Restrictions Note: The Archives of the University of Missouri-Columbia is required by law and Board of Curator's policy to restrict access to some files and information. Student records are held as confidential under the Federal Educational Rights and Privacy Act of 1974 and by University policy. Faculty promotion and tenure records and Academic Personnel files are restricted for 75 years, or the lifetime of the individual. All grievance, disciplinary, and medical records are treated as confidential files. Consultations with legal counsel, both in-house and external, are protected by the attorney/client privilege and will not be released.

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