Muni; Around New York with Robert C. Weinberg; Subways and Railways
This record is featured in “Protecting Places: Historic Preservation and Public Broadcasting.”
- Subways and Railways
- Contributing Organization
- WNYC (New York, New York)
- AAPB ID
If you have more information about this item than what is given here, we want to know! Contact us, indicating the AAPB ID (cpb-aacip/510-bg2h708q24).
- Host Robert C. Weinberg comments on New York Traffic Commissioner Henry Barnes and the comfort, safety, and amenities on the railroad system. Weinberg calls Penn Station an "architectural disaster" and advocates for more practical telephone booths, a better system for catching a cab, and improving the subway stations with better lighting and more seating. Weinberg focuses on small details that could be fine tuned in order to make the subways and commuting trains more comfortable, safe, and attractive.
- Pt. 1 of 2 1tk. 7.5ips
- T4005 consists of four commentaries, all of which are separate assets in cavafy. See records 150075, 150751, 150752 and 150753.
- Talk Show
- Arts.; Architecture.; City planning.; Railroads.; Transportation --Planning.; Subways--New York (State)--New York.; Pennsylvania Station (New York, N.Y.).; Grand Central Terminal (New York, N.Y.)
- Media type
Host: Weinberg, Robert C. (Robert Charles), 1901-1974
- AAPB Contributor Holdings
Identifier: 150075.1 (WNYC Media Archive Label)
Generation: Transcription disc
If you have a copy of this asset and would like us to add it to our catalog, please contact us.
- Chicago: “Muni; Around New York with Robert C. Weinberg; Subways and Railways,” 1967-03-17, WNYC, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 20, 2019, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_510-bg2h708q24.
- MLA: “Muni; Around New York with Robert C. Weinberg; Subways and Railways.” 1967-03-17. WNYC, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 20, 2019. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_510-bg2h708q24>.
- APA: Muni; Around New York with Robert C. Weinberg; Subways and Railways. Boston, MA: WNYC, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (WGBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip_510-bg2h708q24