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Story of Television, The (1956)
RCA's corporate history of pre-1956 developments in television.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;Electronics;
Duration: 00:14:50
Popularity (downloads): 894
Magic in the Air (1955) (1955)
Introduces television and explains the workings of early television technology.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;Technology;Sports: Baseball;
Duration: 00:08:12
Popularity (downloads): 1115
RCA Presentation: Television, An (1939)
Early promotional film introducing TV to the American public.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;
Duration: 00:09:03
Popularity (downloads): 376
Television Remote Control (Tuner) (1961)
Early technology to enable the channel-surfer.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;
Duration: 00:05:46
Popularity (downloads): 1421
Radio and Television (1940)
View of the radio industry as it existed in 1940, showing potential occupations at every level. Introduces the new industry of television, emphasizing its need for specially skilled workers. Useful...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Occupations: Broadcasting; Media: Radio; Media: Television;
Duration: 00:10:30
Popularity (downloads): 351
Welcome Guest in the House, A (1957)
Tribute to television as servant of the public in the Cold War era.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;Cold War;Journalism;
Duration: 00:23:39
Popularity (downloads): 611
Television Tomorrow
0641 PA8692 Television Tomorrow 16 B&W comp print

Genre: Ephemeral
Duration: 00:12:16
Popularity (downloads): 292
New Seven-Function Remote Control for Color (1959)
Promotes an early version of the television remote control. We have the picture, but not the soundtrack of this film.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;Electronics;Technology;
Duration: 00:03:24
Popularity (downloads): 703
Hillsborough with New Hideaway Styling, The (1959)
Promotes a new console television that folds into a piece of furniture so as to conceal the all-seeing picture tube. We have the picture, but not the soundtrack of this...

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Media: Television;Furniture;Houses and homes: Interior decoration;
Duration: 00:02:30
Popularity (downloads): 658
Cheerios/V-8 "Space Offer" Television Commercial (1960)
Cereal commercial targeted at children of the space age.

Genre: Ephemeral
Keywords: Space: Culture;Advertising: Television Commercials;Food: Cereals;
Duration: 00:01:00
Popularity (downloads): 3078

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