Democracy In America

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


93042. Democracy In America. January 10, 1962. NBC net. Sustaining. A preview program for the series of the same name; starting on January 17, 1962. A discussion of Alexis de Tocqueville's book, "Democracy In America." Dorothy Gordon (moderator), Jean Healy (college student), Jean Mishel Gerioux (student), Eduoard Moresier (? French cultural consul, Professor of Philosophy), Alexis de Tocqueville (author). 29:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93043. Democracy In America. January 16, 1962. NBC net. Sustaining. A second preview program for the series of the same name; starting on January 17, 1962. A discussion of Alexis de Tocqueville's book, "Democracy In America." Dorothy Gordon (moderator), Herve Alphand (French ambassador to the United States), Ray Barrett (system cue announcer), Alexis de Tocqueville (author). 29:06. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Complete.

93044. Democracy In America. January 17, 1962. Program #1. NBC net. "Where Could I Be Better Off?". Sustaining. The first show of a 14 part series. The series is produced in co-operation with The Fund For Adult Education In America and New York University at the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation. Dramatizations of portions of the 1831 book by de Tocqueville, dealing with his tour of America. "A study in Jacksonian America." One wonders why this most American of series was produced in Canada. Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer), Ray Barrett (system cue announcer). 29:11. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93045. Democracy In America. January 24, 1962. Program #2. NBC net. "The Governor In The Boarding House". Sustaining. "A study in American equality." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93046. Democracy In America. January 31, 1962. Program #3. NBC net. "The 4th Of July In Albany, 1831". Sustaining. "A study in American independance." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:16. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93047. Democracy In America. February 7, 1962. Program #4. NBC net. "The Arc Of Civilization". Sustaining. "A study in American character." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:42. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93048. Democracy In America. February 14, 1962. Program #5. NBC net. "Any Woman Is A Lady". Sustaining. "A study in American Manners." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Lister Sinclair (writer), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:33. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93049. Democracy In America. February 21, 1962. Program #6. NBC net. "The Cement Of Democracy". Sustaining. "A study in American religion." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:04. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93050. Democracy In America. February 28, 1962. Program #7. NBC net. "The Cold Water Army". Sustaining. "A study in American Progress." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:02. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93051. Democracy In America. March 7, 1962. Program #8. NBC net. "The Heavenly Prison". Sustaining. "A study in American Reform." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:03. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93052. Democracy In America. March 14, 1962. Program #9. NBC net. "The Tyranny Of The Majority". Sustaining. "A study in American freedom." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer), Ray Barrett (system cue announcer). 29:15. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93053. Democracy In America. March 21, 1962. Program #10. NBC net. "Common Sense and Moonshine". Sustaining. "A study in American education." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93054. Democracy In America. March 28, 1962. Program #11. NBC net. "The Chief Instrument Of Freedom". Sustaining. "A study in th American press." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 28:56. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93055. Democracy In America. April 4, 1962. Program #12. NBC net. "The Aristocrats Of Democracy". Sustaining. "A study in American law and lawyers." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation, writer), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:29. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93056. Democracy In America. April 11, 1962. Program #13. NBC net. "The Happy Republic". Sponsored by: SSustaining. "A study in American values." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation, writer), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lucio Agostini (music), Lister Sinclair (writer), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:35. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

93057. Democracy In America. April 18, 1962. Program #14. NBC net. "These Precious Premises". Sustaining. The final program of the series. "A study in politcal optimism." Alexis de Tocqueville (author), George Probst (Professor of History at NYU, director of preparation), Andrew Allen (CBC producer), Lister Sinclair (writer), Lucio Agostini (music), Ben Grauer (announcer). 29:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

Report contains 16 programs.