Great Speeches of the 20th Century Sound Effects Library

68 Well-known Speeches on 4 CDs

Great Speeches of the 20th Century is a collection of 68 of the most well-known speeches of the 20th century, spanning the years 1908-1991. Each track in the 4 CD collection has been edited to include the most memorable phrases and noteworthy segments of historic audio. Every attempt has been made to include a variety of speakers to represent the political, historical, inspirational and topical subjects of that time. Voice sound clips that captured some of the world's great newsmakers own words – Great Speeches of the 20th Century.

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Features:

  • 68 well-known speeches
  • Available on 4 Audio CDs

  • Voice sound clips include:
  • Political Characters
  • William Taft, Thomas Dewey, Harry Truman

  • Historic audio
  • Sputnik Launch, The Moon Landing

  • The Topical
  • The Fall of Dien Bien Phu, Russian Missile Crisis

  • Copyright Notice: Although all of the speeches contained within this product are in the public domain, it may be necessary to obtain copyright clearance for commercial use of this material. For example, clearance for use of any Martin Luther King material must be obtained from Intellectual Properties Management at Fax number (404) 526-8969.

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    CD 1 Speeches: Description Date
    TAFT, WILLIAM HOWARD THE FARMER & THE REPUBLICAN PARTY
    OCT 1908
    WILSON, WOODROW ADDRESS TO THE AMERICAN INDIANS
    1913
    ROOSEVELT, THEODORE ADDRESS TO THE BOYS' PROGRESSIVE LEAGUE
    JUL 03, 1913
    ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    MAR 04, 1933
    ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    JAN 20, 1937
    DEWEY, THOMAS E. ELECTION EVE CAMPAIGN SPEECH
    NOV 06, 1944
    TRUMAN, HARRY S. INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    JAN 20, 1949
    NIXON, RICHARD M. "CHECKERS" SPEECH
    SEPT 23, 1952
    STEVENSON, ADLAI PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ADDRESS
    SEPT 1952
    EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. REPUBLICAN CONVENTION ADDRESS
    AUG 23, 1956
    KENNEDY, JOHN F. &
    NIXON, RICHARD M.
    PRESIDENTIAL DEBATE
    OCT 21, 1960
    GOLDWATER, BARRY PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ADDRESS
    MAR 31, 1964
    JOHNSON, LYNDON B. ADDRESS TO THE NATION
    MAR 31, 1968
    KENNEDY, ROBERT F. PRESIDENTIAL CAMPAIGN ADDRESS
    APR 05, 1968
    NIXON, RICHARD M. INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    JAN 20, 1969
    AGNEW, SPIRO RESIGNATION ADDRESS
    OCT 15, 1973
    NIXON, RICHARD M. RESIGNATION ADDRESS
    AUG 08, 1974
    CARTER, JIMMY DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION ACCEPTANCE SPEECH
    JUL 15, 1976
    REAGAN, RONALD INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    JAN 20, 1981
    CUOMO, MARIO KEYNOTE ADDRESS FOR THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION
    JUL 16, 1984
    JACKSON, JESSE ADDRESS TO THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION
    JUL 17, 1984
         
    CD 2 Speeches: Description Date
    SPENCER, LEN FIRST RECORDED PROMOTIONAL MESSAGE ON THE EDISON PHONOGRAPH
    1906
    WATSON, JAMES GERARD THE GERMAN PERIL
    NOV 25, 1917
    PERSHING, J.J. ADDRESS FROM FRANCE
    APR 1918
    COOLIDGE, CALVIN & LINDBERGH, CHARLES ON LINDBERGH'S RETURN TO THE UNITED STATES
    JUN 11, 1927
    KING EDWARD VIII ABDICATION ADDRESS
    DEC 11, 1936
    CHAMBERLAIN, NEVILLE ON HIS RETURN FROM THE MUNICH CONFERENCE
    SEP 03, 1938
    HITLER, ADOLF ON THE OCCASION OF GERMANY'S OCCUPATION OF THE SUDETENLAND IN CZECHOSLOVAKIA
    OCT 1938
    CHAMBERLAIN, NEVILLE DECLARATION OF WAR WITH GERMANY
    SEP 01, 1939
    CHURCHILL, WINSTON FIRST RADIO ADDRESS AS PRIME MINISTER
    MAY 19, 1940
    ROOSEVELT, FRANKLIN D. DECLARATION OF WAR AGAINST JAPAN
    DEC 08, 1941
    TRUMAN, HARRY S. THE FIRST ATOMIC BOMB ATTACK ON JAPAN
    AUG 06, 1945
    MACARTHUR, DOUGLAS ADDRESS TO CONGRESS
    APR 20, 1951
    DULLES, JOHN FOSTER ON THE FALL OF DIEN BIEN PHU
    MAY 07, 1954
    RADIO MOSCOW ANNOUNCEMENT OF THE LAUNCHING OF SPUTNIK
    OCT 05, 1957
    KENNEDY, JOHN F. THE CUBAN MISSILE CRISIS
    OCT 22, 1962
    STEVENSON, ADLAI CONFRONTATION OVER PRESENCE OF RUSSIAN MISSILES IN CUBA
    OCT 25, 1962
    JOHNSON, LYNDON B. ON SIGNING OF THE CIVIL RIGHTS BILL
    JUL 02, 1964
    KENNEDY, EDWARD EULOGY FOR ROBERT F. KENNEDY JUN 08, 1968
    NIXON, RICHARD M. THE END OF THE VIETNAM WAR
    JAN 23, 1973
    BUSH, GEORGE ON COMMENCEMENT OF THE BOMBING OF IRAQ
    JAN 16, 1991
         
    CD 3 Speeches: Description Date
    BRYAN, WILLIAM JENNINGS THE IDEAL REPUBLIC
    1923
    EARHART, AMELIA ON THE FUTURE OF WOMEN IN FLYING
    FEB 1931
    GEHRIG, LOU FAREWELL TO BASEBALL
    JUL 04, 1939
    CHURCHILL, WINSTON ADDRESS TO THE NATION ON THE R.A.F.
    JUN 18, 1940
    PRINCESS ELIZABETH &
    PRINCESS MARGARET
    GREETINGS TO THE CHILDREN OF ENGLAND
    OCT 13, 1940
    RUTH, BABE FAREWELL TO BASEBALL
    APR 27, 1947
    STENGEL, CASEY ADDRESS TO CONGRESS
    JUL 10, 1958
    EISENHOWER, DWIGHT D. FAREWELL ADDRESS
    JAN 17, 1961
    KENNEDY, JOHN F. INAUGURAL ADDRESS
    JAN 20, 1961
    GLENN, JOHN THE FIRST AMERICAN IN EARTH ORBIT
    MAR 01, 1962
    KING, MARTIN LUTHER ADDRESS TO CIVIL RIGHTS MARCHERS IN WASHINGTON, D.C.
    AUG 28, 1963
    BORMAN, FRANK CHRISTMAS GREETING FROM SPACE
    DEC 24, 1968
    ARMSTRONG, NEIL THE MOON LANDING
    JUL 20, 1969
    AARON, HANK ADDRESS TO CONGRESS
    JUN 18, 1974
    REAGAN, RONALD ADDRESS TO THE NATION ON THE BERLIN WALL
    JUN 12, 1987
         
    CD 4 Speeches: Description Date
    LINDBERGH, CHARLES ADDRESS ON U.S. NEUTRALITY
    SEP 01, 1941
    MCCARTHY, JOSEPH ADDRESS TO THE CHICAGO IRISH FELLOWSHIP CLUB
    MAR 17, 1954
    NIXON, RICHARD M. &
    KHRUSHCHEV, NIKITA
    THE KITCHEN DEBATE
    JUL 24, 1959
    FREED, ALAN FAREWELL TO FANS (THE PAYOLA SCANDAL)
    NOV 12, 1959
    NIXON, RICHARD M. CONCESSION SPEECH
    NOV 07, 1962
    MALCOLM X ON BLACK POWER
    MAR 08, 1964
    RUBIN, JERRY ADDRESS TO THE YIPPIE CONVENTION
    AUG 28, 1968
    DALEY, RICHARD PRESS CONFERENCE ON THE RIOTS AT THE DEMOCRATIC CONVENTION
    AUG 29, 1968
    AGNEW, SPIRO ADDRESS ON VIETNAM WAR PROTESTS
    MAY 22, 1970
    STEINEM, GLORIA ADDRESS TO THE WOMEN OF AMERICA
    JUL 10, 1971
    NIXON, RICHARD M. ON RELEASING THE WATERGATE TAPES
    NOV 17, 1973
    NORTH, OLIVER TESTIMONY AT THE IRAN-CONTRA HEARINGS
    JUL 08, 1987
    Great Speeches of the 20th Century Sound Effects Library

    Product Specs

    68 Speeches

    4 CDs

    CD Audio

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    $129 US Regular Price


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