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Gordon Mercer Radio Broadcasts Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 05-04

Content Description

Radio programs hosted by Dr. Gordon Mercer, a former WCU professor in political science and public policy, entitled "Citizens Making A Difference.” The programs originally aired on WFSC-AM (1050) in Franklin and feature Dr. Mercer in conversation with community leaders from a variety of community organizations.

This collection consists of thirteen programs on thirteen compact discs.

Air Date: June 18, 2005 Community Leader: Hank Schuler Community Organization: Director Southwestern Community College Center and President of the Board, Franklin Greenway

Air Date: June 25, 2005 Community Leader: Senator John Snow Community Organization: North Carolina Senate

Air Date: July 9, 2005 Community Leader: Ed Leblanc Community Organization: WW II D-Day Veteran (Invasion of Normandy and liberation of Paris and defeat of Germany)

Air Date: July 9, 2005 Community Leader: Hillarie Quin and John Henry Community Organization: Beekeepers Association of Macon County

Air Date: July 16, 2005 Community Leader: Nell Leatherwood Community Organization: Center for Regional Development (Blue Ridge National Heritage Area)

Air Date: July 23, 2005 Community Leader: Mike Deitz Community Organization: 210th Military Police

Air Date: July 30, 2005 Community Leader: Martha Lind, Clinical Coordinator Community Organization: Hospice of Macon County

Air Date: August 6, 2005 Community Leader: Dr. Charlie Vargas, Family Physician Community Organization: Angel Hospital in Macon County

Air Date: August 13, 2005 Community Leader: Vera Guise, Political Science faculty member and President of Appalachian Farms; John Beckman, Jackson County organic farmer

Air Date: August 21, 2005 Community Leader: Sherriff Holland

Air Date: September 3, 2005 Community Leader: Kim Angel

Air Date: September 10, 2005 Community Leader: Rick and Debbie Westerman

Air Date: September 17, 2005 Community Leader: W.C.U. students (Constitution Day)

Dates

  • 2005-06-18 - 2005-09-17

Creator

Conditions Governing Use

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Extent

.25 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Condition Description

Good.

Creator

Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Hunter Library - Special Collections Repository

Contact:
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