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History of Electronic Media: MSP 4296

Research help for the course, MSP 4296: History of Electronic Media.

Streaming Video



Below are some major plus local television and radio archives. While some provide streaming content, the majority of recordings are not available online.

Box of reel cans   Envelopes of newspaper clippings    Old photograps

The Libraries' Special Collections Research Center houses two major Philadelphia broadcasting archives: 6ABC (WPVI-TV) footage and CBS 3 (KYW-TV) footage.

The SCRC also houses three major Philadelphia newspaper clipping archives: Philadelphia Evening Bulletin, Philadelphia Inquirer, and Philly Daily News, in addition to the photograph archive of the Philadelphia Evening Bulletin. Some of the Evening Bulletin photographs are available online.  

Contact or visit the SCRC to learn more about using these collections.