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FLME 4210: Critical History of Radio & Television: Social Trends & Technology

Fall 2016 | Dr. Tussey

Ideas & Source Material...

NYT Archive, EIMA, and the other databases linked on this guide will be useful here as well.

LIFE Magazine Archives

Full issues, including images, back to the first issue (1936).
Every issue is a treasure trove of insight into US history and pop culture.

Ad*Access - Duke University

Over 7,000 advertisements dated between 1911 and 1955.
BE SURE to check out the TV ads; they're a great visual history of TV technology!

American Decades

Covers all aspects of 20th century US history and pop culture, one volume per decade.
Call Number: E169.12 .A419 1994
Location: Library North 5

All-American Ads

Full-color reproductions of ads from every decade of the 20th century, one volume per decade.
All volumes are held in the Library's Reference Collection on Library North 2.

Pioneers of Television Timeline (PBS)

Evolution of Cable Infographic

Film & Media Studies Librarian