Brief report. The massive blackout, 1965 November 25
Senator Peter H. Dominick (R-Colo.) delivers his radio address, a Brief report, on November 23, 1965. Sen. Dominick discusses the cause of the massive blackout of electrical service in the northeastern United States and Canada on November 9, 1965. Noting that a faulty switch in Canada led to a chain reaction of power failures in interdependent electrical systems, Dominick says that the event should serve as an analogy to the dangers of the centralization of government power. He discusses his view that each area of the United States should be self-reliant and not depend too heavily on other areas.
- 1965 November 25
Brief report. The massive blackout
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Materials are primarily in English. Some travel memorabilia may be in other languages.
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1 Items (sound tape reel)
Scope and Contents
Series 10 of 11 Includes foreign relations trip materials, newsletters, radio scripts, press releases, weekly reports, and audio and video tapes.
Physical Characteristics and Technical Requirements
1 audiotape reel (4 minutes, 30 seconds) : analog, 7 1/2 ips, 2 tracks, mono. ; 4 inches
- From the Collection: Dominick, Peter H. (Peter Hoyt), 1915-1981 (Person)
- From the Collection: United States. Congress (Organization)
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