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The Power of Words - New York Governor Hugh Carey - Wine and Roses Speech (with Dr. Gerald Benjamin)


Albany, NY – ALBANY, NY (WAMC) - (9/10/10 @ 1 p.m.) -- WAMC and the New York State Archives Partnership Trust New York Archives Partnership Trust present The Power of Words -- a year-long series of programs that follows American History through some of the most memorable political speeches of our time. On this program, WAMC's Alan Chartock and Professor, Author and State Government Expert Dr. Gerald Benjamin set the scene and provide context and analysis of New York Governor Hugh Carey's Wine and Roses Speech. In addition, listeners will have an opportunity to actually hear the speech as it was delivered on January 8th, 1975.

The Power of Words is sponsored in part by New York Council for the Humanities - ONLINE AT www.nyhumanities.org, and Einhorn Yaffee Prescott Architecture & Engineering P.C. ONLINE at www.eypae.com