Daily Archive: November 15, 2017

Edith Peinemann

Edith Peinemann With Joseph Keilberth And The Bamberg Symphony – Vienna Festival 1959 – Past Daily Mid-Week Concert

Edith Peinemann with Joseph Keilberth and The Bamberg Symphony – Vienna Festival 1959 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – A classic and historic concert this week. From the 1959 Vienna Festival, a performance by The Bamberg Symphony, conducted by Joseph Keilberth and featuring the legendary Edith Peinemann, violin in a...

The American Supermarket - 1958

The Delaney Clause – You Were What You Ate – 1975 – Past Daily Reference Room

  NPR: Options – The Delaney Clause – Food Additives – January 22, 1975 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – In 1958, a little known clause in an amendment made a huge change in what we were eating. The Delaney Clause, as it was known, was slipped in as part...

President Roosevelt

November 15, 1939 – President Roosevelt Lays The Cornerstone At The Jefferson Memorial – Past Daily Reference Room

Become a Patron! November 15, 1939 – On this day, President Roosevelt took part in the ceremonies laying the cornerstone for the Jefferson Memorial. A project which had been in planning stages since 1926. On this day, FDR laid the cornerstone. Copies of the Declaration of Independence, the U.S. Constitution,...