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speeches (compositions)

Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
Scope Note: Addresses or discourses having a more or less formal character and composed for the purpose of delivering the content orally to an audience or assembly. For texts that record the speech, use "speeches (documents)."

Found in 1 Collection or Record:

Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Office of the President, records of Karl Taylor Compton and James Rhyne Killian

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: AC-0004
Abstract The collection consists of records created while Karl Taylor Compton (president 1930-1948) and James Rhyne Killian (president 1948-1959) served in the position of president of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT). It contains correspondence, reports, memoranda, and committee materials about the activities of the presidents and their staff, the definition and evolution of policies, and the administration of the Institute. Records document Compton's early efforts to strengthen the...
Dates: 1930 - 1959