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Speech By David Lilienthal

Eager to establish his organization as a major player in the mobilization for war, TVA Director David Lilienthal presented several speeches to different groups around the Southeast and elsewhere. This speech, given at a public dinner tendered by Publisher of the Nashville Tennessean Mr. Sullivan Evans and broadcast nationally by Columbia Broadcasting System, described TVA as a solution to many national defense deficiencies in the wake of the coming conflict.

Subject

Speech

Creator

Records of the Tennessee Valley Authority, Record Group 142

Source

OEDC Project Histories and Reports, 1937-1974

Date

June 21, 1940

Rights

National Archives at Atlanta

Format

Textual Document, 11 pages

Identifier

National Archives Identifier 890185

Coverage

Nashville (Tenn.)

Original Format

Paper
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