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Prelinger Archives Hear and Now

How radio brings news and information to Americans. With footage of many news events covered by radio and images of everyday life in the late 1950s. Explains how radio serves in the Cold War and during natural disasters.

Other Authors: Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm), Films Media Group.
Format: Video
Language: English
Published: New York, N.Y. : Films Media Group, [2013], c1958.
Physical Description: 1 streaming video file (18 min.) : sd., col.
Table of Contents:
  • Radio Services in America (1:50)
  • America's Information Source (0:55)
  • Uniting America by Radio (1:35)
  • Broadcasting During the Depression (1:27)
  • World War II Broadcasts (1:26)
  • Cold War News Services (1:14)
  • CONELRAD Broadcasting System (1:25)
  • Radio Disaster Service (2:23)
  • Radio Community Involvement (1:33)
  • Radio Community Services (2:02)
  • Radio Service Conclusion (2:09)