Nixon accepts nomination at GOP convention, August 23, 1972

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This is a recording of President Richard Nixon's acceptance speech after his nomination for re-election given at the Republican National Convention in Miami Beach, Florida. During his speech, the President welcomes all voters to join the new majority in choosing change that will work. He also talks about platform issues such as taxes, welfare, law and order, Vietnam, POWs, foreign policy, draft evaders, the nuclear arms race, national defense, and global peace. Commentators then analyze and speak about the President's acceptance speech.
Government, Law, Politics
Politics and Civic Life
Special Collections and University Archives
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Physical Description
7 in; 01:12:51 hh:mm:ss; 1/4" open reel tape
Spiro T. Agnew papers
Series 5: Audiovisual Materials, 1945-1980, Subseries 2, Box 17, Item 23
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Access condition: public.
Other Identifiers
Fedora 2 PID: umd:734603; Handle Identifier: hdl:1903.1/45655; Catalog Key: 1032-2; Filename: histmss-076647

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