Audio, 1953-1959 - This Week in Congress
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The Audio series houses approximately 200 recordings of "The Week In Congress," Senator Frear's weekly radio address to the people of Delaware. Also contained in the Audio series are recordings of speeches, press conferences, and interviews given by Senator Frear and others, which are not included in the following items.
Throughout his senate career, J. Allen Frear, Jr. addressed the people of Delaware on a weekly basis regarding issues of congressional, domestic, and international importance. WDOV, a radio station in Dover, contracted Senator Frear to present "The Week In Congress" during his two terms in office. Although Senator Frear began recording his weekly radio broadcasts in 1949, this subseries contains only recordings from 1953 to 1959.