Debate '08 Taft and Bryan campaign on the Edison phonograph.

"A new animal disrupted the political circus in 1908 when the phonograph carried the voices of presidential candidates directly to the people. Debate '08 marks the centennial of this historic premiere with the first reissue of all 22 Edison wax cylinders recorded by the Democratic candidat...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Taft, William H. 1857-1930.
Other Authors: Bryan, William Jennings, 1860-1925.
Format: CD Audio
Language:English
Published: Champaign, IL : Archeophone Records, ℗2008.
Subjects:
Table of Contents:
  • Roosevelt policies / William Howard Taft (2:09)
  • An ideal republic / William Jennings Bryan (2:02)
  • Foreign missions / Taft (1:59)
  • Imperialism / Bryan (2:01)
  • The Philippines / Taft (1:59)
  • The trust question / Bryan (2:08)
  • Unlawful trusts / Taft (1:59)
  • Swollen fortunes / Bryan (2:06)
  • Republican and Democratic treatment of trusts / Taft (2:08)
  • The tariff question / Bryan (2:06)
  • The former and the Republican Party / Taft (2:08)
  • The railroad question / Bryan (2:04)
  • The rights of labor / Taft (2:05)
  • The labor question / Bryan (2:07)
  • Jury trial in contempt cases / Taft (2:08)
  • Guaranty of bank deposits / Bryan (2:05)
  • Enforced insurance of bank deposits / Taft (2:02)
  • Popular election of senators / Bryan (1:59)
  • Rights and progress of the Negro / Taft (1:27)
  • Immortality / Bryan (2:07)
  • Irish humor / Taft (2:02)
  • The function of the next administration / Taft (2:10).