Speech on Indochina at 4th Session, NY Herald Tribune Forum, October 20, 1953



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Senator Mansfield discusses the state of affairs in Indochina and the need for continued American and French support to the non-communist governments of Vietnam, Cambodia and Laos.

Item Type



Indochinese War, 1946-1954.; Indochina--History--1945-; United States--Foreign relations--Indochina.; Indochina--Foreign relations--United States

Date Created


Time Period

Twentieth century

Geographic Coverage




Original Collection

Mike Mansfield Political Speeches, Press Interviews, and Campaign Advertisements Audio Recordings, OH 022

Holding Institution

University of Montana. Mansfield Library. Archives and Special Collections

Digital Publisher

University of Montana--Missoula. Mansfield Library

Rights Holder

Copyright to this recording may be held by the University of Montana—Missoula. For more information, please contact Archives and Special Collections at the University of Montana, Mansfield Library.

Audio File Number

OH 022-016

Media Type

Sound; Text

Original Format

1 dictaphone dictabelt: analog + 1 transcript (8 pp.: 28 cm.)

Digital Format

audio/mp3; application/pdf

Run Time

00:16:06 minutes

Local Filename

OH_022_016.mp3; OH_022_016.pdf

Digitization Information

Digitized audio from a reel-to-reel duplicate. Audio captured using a TEAC A-1230 reel-to-reel player, played at 7 1/2 ips. The capture is controlled through Adobe Audition with sampling rates, 44100 hz, 32-bit float. Output is as follows: capture quality (real-time conversion), medium quality, none (dither); high-quality conversion, best quality (slowest), shaped (dither). File processed to WAV for preservation and MP3 for online access using Adobe Audition.

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Transcript of Mansfield speech

Speech on Indochina at 4th Session, NY Herald Tribune Forum, October 20, 1953