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A television receiver

A television receiver

Photograph shows a man looking at television receiver. Copyright 1930 by Keystone View Company, Studios, Meadville, Pa. No. 9-L53374. Title from item.

Television

Television

Gift; Mrs. Peter Grant; 1940; (DLC/PP-1940:008). Forms part of: Cabinet of American illustration (Library of Congress). Published in: The Deb's Dictionary / Oliver Herford. Philadelphia : J.B. Lippincott Co., 1931.

Letter, Edward R. Murrow to Eric Sevareid offering Sevareid a job with Columbia Broadcasting System's (CBS) European office on the eve of World War II, 16 August 1939

Letter, Edward R. Murrow to Eric Sevareid offering Sevareid a job with...

Reproduction number: A76 (color slide) Over his long career with the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), first in radio and then television, Eric Sevareid (1912-1992) proved himself to be one of the most talent... More

FCC Commissioners inspect latest in television. Washington, D.C., Dec. 1. The first public demonstration of the new lightweight television equipment was given today before members of the Federal Communications Commission. The new equipment is portable and can be carried in a taxicab as compared to the huge cumbersome truck which has been used until now. The FCC is now considering new renovations for commercial television. Left to right: Commissioners Frederick I. Thompson, T.A.M. Craven, Chairman James L. Fly, Commissioners Thad H. Brown, and Norman S. Case

FCC Commissioners inspect latest in television. Washington, D.C., Dec....

Title from unverified caption data received with the Harris & Ewing Collection. On display is a television set built to the Radio Manufacturers Association's (RMA) 441 line standard. In 1940, the National Telev... More

Television

Television

Sponsored film promoting television sets and briefly explaining the technology and process. Demonstrates how mobile broadcast units work, and shows extended demonstration of cinematography of a live orchestra. ... More

William J. Lamb, [of KCET Television, Los Angeles], to Sylvia Fine, April 8, 1981

William J. Lamb, [of KCET Television, Los Angeles], to Sylvia Fine, Ap...

Mr. Lamb, who will be leaving KCET at the end of April, expresses his admiration for Sylvia's two PBS programs recorded by KCET, Musical Comedy Tonight. Mr. Lamb has had two posters made for Sylvia to commemora... More

Robert F. Lewine [President of the National Academy of Television Arts and Sciences] to Danny Kaye, May 3, 1963

Robert F. Lewine [President of the National Academy of Television Arts...

Lewine offers Danny congratulations on his nomination for an Emmy Award for 1962-1963 for "Outstanding Performance in a Variety or Musical Program or Series for 'The Danny Kaye Show with Lucille Ball.'" The awa... More

Stepping along with television

Stepping along with television

Film explaining the process that allows for national simultaneous broadcasting of television with a broadcast of Tchaikovsky's Sleeping beauty. Source used: National Film Preservation Foundation WWW site, viewe... More

[Man wrestles with manual razor in television commercial] / World Telegram photo by Roger Higgins.

[Man wrestles with manual razor in television commercial] / World Tele...

NYWT&S staff photograph. Forms part of: New York World-Telegram and the Sun Newspaper Photograph Collection (Library of Congress).

[Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower watching a television during the Republican National Convention, Chicago, Illinois] / [TOH].

[Dwight and Mamie Eisenhower watching a television during the Republic...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[ Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Crow, Art Farmer in television studio]

[ Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Crow, Art Farmer in television studio]

Jimmy Cleveland, Bill Crow and Art Farmer in television studio, New York, 1956. (Content) Photographer unknown. (Copyright Notice)

[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White House about science and national security, next to a nose cone of an experimental missile which had been into space and back]

[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White H...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Pres. Eisenhower delivering television address to nation about science, White House, Washington, D.C., 11/7/57, WKL". On contact sheet folder: cf. ... More

[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White House about science and national security, next to a nose cone of an experimental missile which had been into space and back]

[President Dwight Eisenhower giving a television speech in the White H...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Pres. Eisenhower delivering television address to nation about science, White House, Washington, D.C., 11/7/57, WKL". On contact sheet folder: cf. ... More

[President Dwight Eisenhower looking at a nose cone of an experimental missile which had been into space and back, during a television speech in the White House about science and national security]

[President Dwight Eisenhower looking at a nose cone of an experimental...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Pres. Eisenhower delivering television address to nation about science, White House, Washington, D.C., 11/7/57, WKL". On contact sheet folder: cf. ... More

Little Rock, Ark., re: anti-integration story. Classes on TV, after school closings / [TOH].

Little Rock, Ark., re: anti-integration story. Classes on TV, after sc...

Photograph shows a pajama-clad white boy being educated via television during the period that the Little Rock schools were closed to avoid integration. Title from contact sheet folder caption. U.S. News & World... More

Little Rock, Ark. Attempts to reopen schools / [TOH].

Little Rock, Ark. Attempts to reopen schools / [TOH].

Photograph shows three pajama-clad white girls being educated via television during the period that the Little Rock schools were closed to avoid integration. Title from contact sheet folder caption. U.S. News &... More

Little Rock, [Arkansas]. Filming high school classes / [TOH].

Little Rock, [Arkansas]. Filming high school classes / [TOH].

Photograph shows an African American high school girl being educated via television during the period that the Little Rock schools were closed to avoid integration. Title from contact sheet folder caption. U.S.... More

[Television screen showing depiction of John Glenn in the Friendship 7 space capsule, looking at the control panel during his orbit around earth on February 20, 1962]

[Television screen showing depiction of John Glenn in the Friendship 7...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Glenn shot round the world 3 times on television, MST, 2/20/62." U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available f... More

[Television screen showing depiction of panel with a circular device, over which is written "Glenn's Voice", during John Glenn's orbit around earth in the Friendship 7 space capsule on February 20, 1962]

[Television screen showing depiction of panel with a circular device, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "Glenn shot round the world 3 times on television, MST, 2/20/62." U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available f... More

[Delegates with state signs and a television screen at the 1964 Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey] / TOH

[Delegates with state signs and a television screen at the 1964 Democr...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 12470-G, frame 33. Contact sheet folder caption: "D... More

[Aerial view of delegates seated on the floor of the 1964 Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey; television crews and booths also visible] / WKL.

[Aerial view of delegates seated on the floor of the 1964 Democratic N...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 12470-J, frame 31. Contact sheet folder caption: "D... More

[Democrats seated at round tables during a dinner at the Democratic Headquarters at the Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C. on election night, November 3, 1964; two small television screens at front of room] / MST.

[Democrats seated at round tables during a dinner at the Democratic He...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 12759, frame 3. Contact sheet folder caption: "Elec... More

[Men, possibly broadcasting technicians, seated in front of bank of television sets at the Democratic Headquarters at the Mayflower Hotel, Washington, D.C. on election night, November 3, 1964] / MST.

[Men, possibly broadcasting technicians, seated in front of bank of te...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 12759, frame 11. Contact sheet folder caption: "Ele... More

[ABC television crew on the floor at the 1964 Democratic National Convention, Atlantic City, New Jersey; man, possibly from the Arkansas delegation (?) being interviewed] / WKL.

[ABC television crew on the floor at the 1964 Democratic National Conv...

Title devised by Library staff. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 12470-GG, frame 22. Contact sheet folder caption: "... More

[A man and a woman watching a film footage of the Vietnam war on a television in their living room] / WKL.

[A man and a woman watching a film footage of the Vietnam war on a tel...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: "War comes to the living room, WKL, 2/13/68." U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purpose... More

[Daniel Patrick Moynihan, three-quarter-length portrait, seated in plastic chair, facing front, at a two-way television conference between business leaders and the Nixon administration sponsored by the Chamber of Commerce]

[Daniel Patrick Moynihan, three-quarter-length portrait, seated in pla...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: " Chamber of Commerce. Two-way TV Conf. between business & Administration. 0-7a: Dr. Daniel P. Moynihan, Urban Affairs specialist, 3/26/69. TOH." U.... More

[Members of a Chinese table tennis team being interviewed at a television studio at Bethesda-Chevy Chase High School, Bethesda, Maryland]

[Members of a Chinese table tennis team being interviewed at a televis...

Title devised by Library staff from contact sheet folder caption. Date from contact sheet folder caption. Contact sheet available for reference purposes: USN&WR COLL - Job no. 25765, frame 11A. Contact sheet fo... More

[President Gerald Ford and foreign correspondents preparing for a television interview at the White House, Washington, D.C.]

[President Gerald Ford and foreign correspondents preparing for a tele...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: President Ford interviewed by foreign correspondents for TV. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available f... More

[Reporters in press room observe President Gerald Ford on television during the 1st presidential debate with Jimmy Carter in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Reporters in press room observe President Gerald Ford on television d...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Ford's arrival in Phil., Pa. for 1st debate w/Carter, 9/28/76 [i.e., 9/23/76]. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. C... More

[Howard K. Smith and Harry Reasoner on television during 1st presidential debate]

[Howard K. Smith and Harry Reasoner on television during 1st president...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presidential debate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presi...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presidential debate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presi...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[Walter Cronkite on television during 1st presidential debate between Ford and Carter, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Walter Cronkite on television during 1st presidential debate between ...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presidential debate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[President Gerald Ford and Jimmy Carter on television during 1st presi...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Gerald Ford on television during 1st presidential debate in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[President Gerald Ford on television during 1st presidential debate in...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Ford-Carter TV Debate from TV screen. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Jimmy Carter on television during his first fireside chat at the White House, Washington, D.C.]

[President Jimmy Carter on television during his first fireside chat a...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter on TV making his first fireside chat. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for referen... More

[President Jimmy Carter working on a speech for television in the Oval Office of the White House, Washington, D.C.]

[President Jimmy Carter working on a speech for television in the Oval...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter working on TV speech. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[President Jimmy Carter on television during his first fireside chat at the White House, Washington, D.C.]

[President Jimmy Carter on television during his first fireside chat a...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter on TV making his 1st fireside chat. TOH. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for reference purposes.

[Reporters take notes while watching President Jimmy Carter on television making an announcement about the aborted attempt to rescue U.S. hostages in Iran]

[Reporters take notes while watching President Jimmy Carter on televis...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter makes announcement on aborted Iran rescue. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for re... More

[Speaker on television following President Jimmy Carter's announcement about the aborted attempt to rescue U.S. hostages in Iran]

[Speaker on television following President Jimmy Carter's announcement...

Title devised by Library staff. Contact sheet folder caption: Pres. Carter makes announcement on aborted Iran rescue. MST. U.S. News & World Report Magazine Photograph Collection. Contact sheet available for re... More

Newsman David Brinkley in his ABC TV office in Washington, DC

Newsman David Brinkley in his ABC TV office in Washington, DC

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Photograph taken at ABC News, Washington Bureau, Washington, D.C. Published in the New York Times. Gift; Michael Geissinger; 2016; (DLC/PP... More

NBC Weatherman Willard Scott near his home in The Plains, VA

NBC Weatherman Willard Scott near his home in The Plains, VA

Title, date and keywords based on information provided by photographer. Photograph taken at Scott Home, The Plains, VA. Published in Progressive Farmer Magazine. Gift; Michael Geissinger; 2016; (DLC/PP-2017:007).

Joe at his work bench, beneath the television.

Joe at his work bench, beneath the television.

Forms part of a group of images documenting Joe Pizza's tailor shop, called "Ritz Tailor and Cleaner" on the awning and in the telephone directory.

The 1939 Crim Theater in Kilgore, Texas, once the flagship of a chain of movie theaters, was abandoned in the 1950s during the ascendancy of television and devolved into a glorified storage facility. Preservationists saved the building, and it has since been used for special events, including Halloween hauntings

The 1939 Crim Theater in Kilgore, Texas, once the flagship of a chain ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Gilmore gas station at the Farmers Market located just south of CBS Television City in Los Angeles, California

Gilmore gas station at the Farmers Market located just south of CBS Te...

Open 7 days a week, the Farmers Market is an area of food stalls, sit-down eateries, prepared food vendors, and produce markets. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. L... More

Earl's Service, Gilmore gas station at the Farmers Market located just south of CBS Television City in Los Angeles, California

Earl's Service, Gilmore gas station at the Farmers Market located just...

Open 7 days a week, the Farmers Market is an area of food stalls, sit-down eateries, prepared food vendors, and produce markets. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. L... More

Sutro Tower, San Francisco, California

Sutro Tower, San Francisco, California

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Sutro Tower is a 977-foot tall self-supporting steel structure, in the San Francisco Bay Area, which is shared by ten television stations and four FM radi... More

Paramount Studios back lot with New York City street scene that has been used as a backdrop to several movies and television shows. Los Angeles, California

Paramount Studios back lot with New York City street scene that has be...

Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. Lovelace Collection of California Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and Photographs... More

The Farmers Market located just south of CBS Television City in Los Angeles, California

The Farmers Market located just south of CBS Television City in Los An...

Open 7 days a week, the Farmers Market is an area of food stalls, sit-down eateries, prepared food vendors, and produce markets. Title, date, and keywords provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Jon B. L... More

Steve Schmidt is the sheriff in town at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio. Schmidt, a rancher and retired B52 pilot, owns the ranch

Steve Schmidt is the sheriff in town at the Enchanted Springs Ranch an...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Scene from the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

Scene from the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, specia...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

"Pistol Packin' Paula" Saletnik is the resident gun-twirler, trick roper, bull-whipper & western dancer at the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

"Pistol Packin' Paula" Saletnik is the resident gun-twirler, trick rop...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

A friendly fawn at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

A friendly fawn at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Two "gunslingers" (historical intrepreters Wes Hughes, left, and Thornton Young) fire away in a showdown on the street at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

Two "gunslingers" (historical intrepreters Wes Hughes, left, and Thorn...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Part of the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

Part of the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-e...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Part of the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

Part of the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-e...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Steve Schmidt, the sheriff in town at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio, checks on one of the ranch's buffaloes. Schmidt, a rancher and retired B52 pilot, owns the operation

Steve Schmidt, the sheriff in town at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and ...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

Buffaloes at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio, checks on one of the ranch's buffaloes. Schmidt, a rancher and retired B52 pilot, owns the operation

Buffaloes at the Enchanted Springs Ranch and Old West theme park, spec...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More

"Pistol Packin' Paula" Saletnik is the resident gun-twirler, trick roper, bull-whipper & western dancer at the Enchanted Springs Ranch, an Old West theme park, special-events venue, and frequent movie and television commercial set in Boerne, Texas, northwest of San Antonio

"Pistol Packin' Paula" Saletnik is the resident gun-twirler, trick rop...

Title, date, and keywords based on information provided by the photographer. Credit line: The Lyda Hill Texas Collection of Photographs in Carol M. Highsmith's America Project, Library of Congress, Prints and P... More