United States Information Agency Audio Recordings Collection
Sound recording of Director of the United States Information Agency (USIA) Edward R. Murrow speaking at the National Association of Broadcasters (NAB) Luncheon. An unidentified speaker notes that Director Murrow is the recipient of the NAB's Distinguished Service Award and introduces Director Murrow. Director Murrow speaks primarily about the Soviet Union and Communism's challenge to free people. He describes the USIA's mission, approach, and challenges in competing with the Soviet Union abroad in the arena of information. Accession MR-1972-096-010.