Agnew's campaign speech, Springfield, Illinois, September 10, 1970

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This is a recording of Vice President Spiro T. Agnew's first speech in Springfield, Illinois during his 20-state campaign in support of Republican candidates in the 1970 mid-term election. During his speech, he talks about the social elite, Congress, employment, crime, violence, pornography, and the economy.
Government, Law, Politics
Politics and Civic Life
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
7 in; 00:31:31 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
Spiro T. Agnew papers
Series 5: Audiovisual Materials, 1945-1980, Subseries 2, Box 32
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:734098; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/45403; Catalog Key: 521; Filename: histmss-076389

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This item is accessible by: the public.