Sound Library @PNW

Dublin Core


Sound Library @PNW


Digital Recordings


This is a collection of various historic audio recordings that were stored in the archives on cassette that are now digitized .


Purdue University Northwest


Purdue University Northwest Archives and Special Collections




Sound Recording

Items in the Sound Library @PNW Collection

Jean Parker Shepherd, Jr. (July 26, 1921 – October 16, 1999) was an American storyteller, radio and TV personality, writer and actor. Shepherd is known for the film A Christmas Story (1983), which he narrated and co-scripted, based on his own…

Birch Bayh was a U.S. Senator from Indiana for three terms. In 1968 general election, he became only the fourth Indiana Democrat to be popularly elected to a second term in the Senate. In 1974, Bayh was nearly defeated by Indianapolis Mayor Richard…

Irv Lewin interviews Chancellor Richard Combs and Vice Chancellor Gary Newson

Jerry Rubin became a journalist during his student years then became a full-time agitator in response to the Vietnam War. He was an organizer of Berkeley's Vietnam Day Committee (VDC) in 1965 which held the world's largest teach-in against the war.…

Born in Watkins, Minnesota, on March 29, 1916, Eugene Joseph McCarthy studied at St. John's University and Minnesota University before returning to St. John's for a teaching position (1940-43). He went on to work in military intelligence during World…