Representative Moakley with Representatives Charles Diggs and William Jennings Bryan Dorn [audio recording and transcript]

Title

Representative Moakley with Representatives Charles Diggs and William Jennings Bryan Dorn [audio recording and transcript]

Date

undated

Creator

Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001
Diggs, Charles C.
Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005

Description

This recording includes two interviews with members of Congress that were broadcast on WILD and WCOP as episodes of a radio show featuring Congressman Moakley in the 1970s. Moakley interviews Representative Charles Diggs, chairman of the House District Committee, about the governance of Washington, D.C., also known as the District of Columbia, including the proposed Home Rule Bill which would change D.C.'s level of representation at the federal level and aspects of its local governance. The second interview is a discussion with William Jennings Bryan Dorn, chairman of the House Veterans’ Services Committee about benefits for veterans and legislation such as the Veterans Healthcare Expansion Act of 1973.

Source

Congressman John Joseph Moakley Papers, 1926-2001 (MS100)
Series 09.01 Special Materials: Audio Recordings
Box 3 Item 23

Relation

View the finding aid to the John Joseph Moakley Papers for more information (PDF).

 

Rights

Copyright is retained by the creators of items in this collection, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law. This item is made available for research and educational purposes by the Moakley Archive & Institute. Prior permission is required for any commercial use.

Type

Sound recording
1 reel (7")

Format

MP3
PDF

Language

English

Subject

Diggs, Charles C.
Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001
Radio
Veterans
United States -- Congress

Identifier

diAV-0018

Embedded Media

Duration

00:28:53

Files

diAV-0018_transcript.pdf

Citation

Moakley, John Joseph, 1927-2001, Diggs, Charles C., and Dorn, William Jennings Bryan, 1916-2005, “Representative Moakley with Representatives Charles Diggs and William Jennings Bryan Dorn [audio recording and transcript],” Moakley Archive & Institute, accessed December 16, 2017, https://moakleyarchive.omeka.net/items/show/9154.

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