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  • SEE IT NOW {LIVE CHRISTMAS REPORTS} (TV): December 23, 1951

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. This program looks at Americans across the globe preparing for Christmas. It opens with film of members of the "A" company of the 23rd Tank Battalion in Korea discussi...

  • NBC NEWS: DUPONT SHOW OF THE WEEK: MANHATTAN BATTLEGROUND (TV): October 20, 1963

    This documentary chronicles the last month of social worker Dan Murrow's five-year residency on 111th street in Spanish Harlem, New York. Murrow counsels some of the 3,000 residents on this overcrowded block about alcoholism, drug addiction, and unemployme...

  • SEE IT NOW {H-BOMB PLANT} (TV) : June 07, 1953

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. The first portion of this broadcast examines the Savannah River H-Bomb project and the devastating effect it has had on the surrounding countryside. The second part of t...

  • SEE IT NOW: ATOMIC TIMETABLE {PART 1 OF 2}: FISSION, FUSION, AND ABUNDANCE (TV) : November 24, 1957

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. Murrow presents a two-part series on atomic energy. This first part demonstrates how a nuclear reactor works, how it "goes critical" and produces electric power for peac...

  • SEE IT NOW: A VISIT TO FLAT ROCK: CARL SANDBURG (TV) : October 05, 1954

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Murrow interviews the poet and writer Carl Sandburg at Connemara Farm in North Carolina. Sandburg sings "Goober Peas" and discusses writing and poetry. ...

  • WHO KILLED MICHAEL FARMER? (RADIO) : April 21, 1958

    A documented report by Edward R. Murrow on the brutal slaying of a teenage boy by a street gang in New York City's Upper West Side. Murrow seeks the roots of this and other crimes by juvenile delinquents. There are extensive interviews with the boys invo...

  • SEE IT NOW (REHEARSAL) (TV): August 03, 1951

    This is a rehearsal film, with outtakes, for "See It Now," the series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. On film, Alan Jackson (on camera) reports to Murrow (off camera) from Berlin on the possible revival of the Berlin air...

  • SEE IT NOW: COMMUNISM: DOMESTIC AND INTERNATIONAL (TV) : April 13, 1954

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Murrow reports on communism. The first part of the program has Alfred M. Gruenther, commander in chief of NATO, discussing the international situation. ...

  • SEE IT NOW {GEORGE C. MARSHALL} (TV) : May 24, 1953

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. Murrow speaks from Idlewild Airport where he is leaving for the coronation of Queen Elizabeth. On the flight Mary Margaret McBride interviews Stewardesses on food prep...

  • WORLD TODAY, THE (RADIO) : June 03, 1940

    William Shirer reports from Berlin on the charge that the British Secret Service plans to sink three American ships. He reports that the Germans deny they have bombed Paris. From Paris, Eric Sevareid discusses the aftermath of the German bombing raid on ...

  • SEE IT NOW: DR. RALPH BUNCHE: THE UNITED NATIONS (TV) : June 21, 1955

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. This program features Dr. Ralph Bunche, who speaks to a group of high school history students in Abilene, Kansas. He discusses the split between the Communist and the fr...

  • SEE IT NOW: POLAND, 1957 (TV): March 31, 1957

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. This program features interviews with Joseph Cyrankiewicz, prime minister of Poland; activists in the 1956 Poznan uprising; and others; with filmed segments of former po...

  • SEE IT NOW: THIRD ANNIVERSARY PROGRAM (TV) : November 30, 1954

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. This program reviews the highlights of the series, including a 1952 political rally for Eisenhower, Christmas in Korea, 1952, and the case of Milo Radulovich. Includes c...

  • SEE IT NOW {DR. JONAS SALK} (TV): April 12, 1955

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Edward R. Murrow reports from the Polio Vaccine Evaluation Center at the University of Michigan, where doctors Jonas Salk, Thomas Francis, Jr., and Alan...

  • PERSON TO PERSON {GEORGE MEANY; ETHEL WATERS} (TV) : January 08, 1954

    One in this series of live interview programs. In this edition, host Edward R. Murrow first visits with American Federation of Labor leader George Meany in his Bethesda, Maryland home. Meany states his desire to keep the world free from communism, says tha...

  • SEE IT NOW: A CONVERSATION WITH J. ROBERT OPPENHEIMER (TV): January 04, 1955

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. One of the series of programs which explores contemporary issues. Murrow devotes this program to J. Robert Oppenheimer, director of the Institute for Advanced Studies in...

  • SEE IT NOW: A STUDY OF TWO CITIES (TV): May 25, 1954

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. This report on race relations in Gastonia, North Carolina, focuses on the following topics and people: a Gastonia banker; the town's two high schools, white and black; a...

  • SEE IT NOW: CHRISTMAS IN KOREA, NO. 2 {1953} (TV) : December 29, 1953

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Murrow returns to Korea one year after his 1952 Christmas visit and looks at the lives of servicemen stationed there after the armistice. Murrow, Ed S...

  • SEE IT NOW {DWIGHT AND MAMIE EISENHOWER} (TV) : June 29, 1952

    One in this series of current events documentary programs, hosted by Edward R. Murrow. In this program, Murrow visits with Republican Presidential candidate General Dwight Eisenhower and his wife, Mamie. Eisenhower discusses his campaign. In the program's ...

  • PERSON TO PERSON {BETTY FURNESS SEGMENT} (TV) : 1955

    A segment from this series of live interview programs. In this part of the program, host Edward R. Murrow visits the Upper East Side Manhattan home of entertainer Betty Furness, who discusses the following topics, among others: her love of knitting; how sh...