Duck and cover / panel moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson

Program Title:
Duck and cover / panel moderated by Elsa Knight Thompson
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Four peninsula children--Kathy Fitzgerald, Susan Whitaker, Fred Barnhart, and Robert Rogers--talk with Elsa Knight Thompson about civil defense drills. They discuss the "duck and cover" instructions they are given at drills at schools, where they get their information regarding atomic bombs, and their thoughts and feelings on radiation, war, and death.

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Date Recorded on: 
February 19, 1963
Date Broadcast on: 
KPFA, May 11, 1963
Item duration: 
1 reel (27 min.) : 7 1/2 ips, mono.
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Los Angeles : Pacifica Radio Archives, 1963
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RESTRICTED. Permissions, licensing requests, Curriculum Initiative, Campus Campaign and all other inquiries should be directed to: Mark Torres, Archives Director, 800-735-0230,
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This recording has been digitally preserved as part of Pacifica's American Women Making History and Culture: 1963-1982 grant preservation project, and is available for research and reference . Please contact the archives via telephone: 818-506-1077 or email:  americanwomen at pacificaradioarchives dot org for information on how to obtain a copy of this program. Thank you.

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