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The Rise and Fall of Public Broadcasting, program 618

Title

The Rise and Fall of Public Broadcasting, program 618

Subject

Press
Freedom of speech
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Description

John W. Macy, Jr., former president of the Public Broadcasting Corporation, gives a step-by-step account of the process by which public broadcasting was established, flourished, and was finally brought to its present enfeebled state. Featuring Harry S. Ashmore, John Brademas, Thomas E. Cronin, John Hanessian, Jr., Robert M. Hutchins, and Rexford G. Tugwell. Broadcasting and the First Amendment IX. [Jan. 31?] Feb. 16, 1973.

Creator

Ashmore, Harry S.
Macy, John W., 1917-1986
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions

Source

Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions Collection, 1950-1991 (Mss 18), Department of Special Collections at the University of California, Santa Barbara Library

Date

1973

Rights

Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by copyright beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. In addition, the reproduction of some materials may be restricted by terms of gift or purchase agreem

Provenance

Bulk of the collection donated by the Center after it ceased operations at UCSB in 1987. Subsequent donations by Harry S. Ashmore and Otis L. Graham, Jr. , which are found in their respective sections of the Administrators' Files, 1995.

Original Format

Open reel

Duration

29:07:00

Files

Citation

Ashmore, Harry S., "The Rise and Fall of Public Broadcasting, program 618," in Digital Collections, Item #5871, http://digital.library.ucsb.edu/items/show/5871 (accessed August 18, 2019).