Clinton Textual Authentication

Clinton, Wiliam Jefferson (1946- )

edited by
Jill M. Weber

05 July 2006
Voices of Democracy: The U. S. Oratory Project

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Clinton, William J. 1995a. “Remarks at the University of Texas at Austin.” William J. Clinton Presidential Library. [= A]
Clinton, William J. 1995b “Remarks by the President in Address to the Liz Sutherland Carpenter Distinguished Lectureship in the Humanities and Sciences.” Clinton Presidential Material Project. http://clinton1.nara.gov/White_House/EOP/OP/html/ut.html (accessed 6 June 2006). [= B]
Clinton, William J. 1995c “Remarks by the President in Address to the Liz Sutherland Carpenter Distinguished Lectureship in the Humanities and Sciences.” Clinton White House. http://clinton1.nara.gov/White_House/EOP/OP/html/ut.html (accessed 6 June 2006). Reprinted by the Clinton Foundation. http://www.clintonfoundation.org/legacy/101695-speech-by-president-at-univ-of-texas-at-austin.htm (accessed 6 June 2006). [= C]
Clinton, William J. 1995d “Remarks at the University of Texas at Austin.” Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States. http://www.gpoaccess.gov/pubpapers/search.html; 1600-1606 (accessed 8 June 2006). [= D]
Clinton, William J. 1995e. “Remarks at the University of Texas at Austin.” Public Papers of the Presidents of the United States. http://www.gpoaccess.gov/pubpapers/search.html; 1600-1606. Reprinted as “Racism in the United States.” Vital Speeches of the Day 63, no. 3 (15 November): 75-79. [= E]
“Transcript of President Clinton’s Speech on Race Relations.” 1995f. CNN. http://www-cgi.cnn.com/US/9510/megamarch/10-16/clinton/update/transcript.html (accessed 8 June 2006). [= F]

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audio-visual characteristics of the principal source (or copy-text) of this
edition, namely Clinton 1995a [= A].

The copy-text is Clinton 1995a [= A], a video recording of the delivered speech. This selection was based upon the plausible efficacy of the delivered speech and the relatively large number of viewers of the speech on television and subsequently in various venues. Except where specified in notes, Clinton 1995a [= B] is followed for paragraphing, spelling, punctuation, and audience interruptions. Vocal disfluencies have been corrected without comment.

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1 I thought it highly unlikely B: I thought it highly I thought it highly unlikely A

Library of Congress Subject Headings

Library of Congress Classification

16 October 1995
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English

Political Science–Presidents–United States–messages or Political Science–United States– Politics and Government–1993-2001–Sources

J82.E7 1993 v. 6

2006-04-25

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2006-07-10

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2006-07-11

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