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Lincoln Ragsdale Emancipation Proclamation Audio Recordings


Abstract Predominantly Sunday morning religious radio programs hosted by Austin Coleman and sponsored by the Ragsdale Mortuary and the Valley Life Insurance Company. Programs were recorded to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Emancipation Proclamation. Broadcasts feature christian and gospel music, advertisements for the Ragsdale mortuary and insurance businesses, and political and social commentary by Lincoln and Eleanor Ragsdale and many others. Broadcast on KCAC radio, Phoenix in 1963 and 1964.
Contributor Coleman, Austin (Host) / Ragsdale, Lincoln (Commentator) / Ragsdale, Eleanor (Commentator)
Subject African Americans -- Phoenix -- History. / National Association for the Advancement of Colored People -- Arizona -- History. / African American Women -- Phoenix -- History. / Action Citizens Committee / Brooks, G. Benjamin / Valley Life and Casualty Insurance Company / Ragsdale Mortuary / Ragsdale, Lincoln Johnson, 1926-1995
Type Sound
Language English
Copyright
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Citation Lincoln Ragsdale Audio Recordings (1964). 2013-04735. Greater Arizona Collection. ASU Library, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ. http://www.azarchivesonline.org/xtf/view?docId=ead/asu/arizonacollection.xml
Note WAV files are available. Original reel to reel audio recordings in Accession# 2013-04735.
Note Digitized with the generous support of the Luhrs Family Endowment.
Collaborating Institutions ASU Library Greater Arizona Collection
Additional Formats MODS / OAI Dublin Core / RIS


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