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Physical Audio


Related people/organizations

New School for Social Research (New York, N.Y. : 1919-1997) (producer)
Walter Heun (speaker)
Benedict J. Fernandez (speaker)

Date

circa June 10 1983

Description

This is the recording of the third annual Leica Medal of Excellence award ceremony. An unidentified person introduces Benedict (Ben) Fernandez, who introduces Walter Heun. Heun announces the award winners: Stephen Shames, William Albert Allard, Harry Benson, Claudio Edinger, and Steve Rubin. Fernandez discusses Heun's role in the establishment of the Leica Medal of Excellence award. Fernandez then introduces Dmitri Baltermants, indicating that Baltermants will deliver a lecture following the ceremony.

Inscription

Leica Medal of Excellence 1983

Related Terms

Parsons Institutional Collections

Location

box pav_9, cassette 2.4 A

Identifier

PC070202_000043

Use Restrictions

http://rightsstatements.org/vocab/InC/1.0/ 


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