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    <mods:title>Recording of Sir George Williams Speech to the Jubilee Class of 1894, with introduction by Franklin Engelmann and reading by Stuart Hibberd</mods:title>
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      <mods:county>Hampden</mods:county>
      <mods:country>United States</mods:country>
      <mods:state>Massachusetts</mods:state>
      <mods:continent>North and Central America</mods:continent>
      <mods:city>Springfield</mods:city>
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    <mods:topic>International Young Men's Christian Association Training School (Springfield, Mass.)</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>International Young Men's Christian Association</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>Young Men's Christian Association of North America</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>Springfield College</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>Williams, George, Sir, 1821-1905</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>YMCA</mods:topic>
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    <mods:topic>Celebrations</mods:topic>
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    <mods:dateCreated encoding='w3cdtf' keyDate='yes'>1964</mods:dateCreated>
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  <mods:abstract>This is the last known re-recording of Sir George Williams wax cylinder address to the Jubilee class of 1894 of Springfield College, then the International YMCA Training School. The recording was made in London in 1964 and contains an introduction by British radio personality Franklin Engelmann, a complete reading of a transcript of the Williams’ address by Stuart Hibbard, known as “The Voice of BBC,” and an excerpt of the original Williams’ recording from the wax cylinder. In 1894, the fiftieth anniversary of the YMCA, the International YMCA Training School (now Springfield College) hosted a Jubilee celebration for which George Williams recorded this speech on a wax cylinder at the Edison House in London, England. It was played during the Jubilee celebrations held on June 6, 1894.</mods:abstract>
  <mods:note>George Williams founded the YMCA in 1844 after moving to London from the country and finding the conditions there to be incompatible with his evangelical Christian beliefs. Sir George Williams died in 1905 and was buried in a crypt in St. Paul's Cathedral. Williams' is commemorated with a stained glass window in Westminster Abbey.</mods:note>
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    <mods:namePart>Engelmann, Franklin</mods:namePart>
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  <mods:accessCondition displayLabel='rights' type='use and reproduction'>Text and images are owned, held, or licensed by Springfield College and are available for personal, non-commercial, and educational use, provided that ownership is properly cited. A credit line is required and should read: Courtesy of Springfield College, Babson Library, Archives and Special Collections. Any commercial use without written permission from Springfield College is strictly prohibited. Other individuals or entities other than, and in addition to, Springfield College may also own copyrights and other propriety rights. The publishing, exhibiting, or broadcasting party assumes all responsibility for clearing reproduction rights and for any infringement of United States copyright law.</mods:accessCondition>
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      <mods:title>George Williams Papers</mods:title>
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