Children’s Circle; Travel
horses, cars, airplanes, stretch and roll music, bicycle exercise, Little Car, Gabriel
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- Children’s Circle
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Daily children's radio series hosted by Nancy Harper (later Creshkoff) of the Nursery Training School, Tufts College. The series, aimed at 3-5 year olds, featured songs, storytelling, and other activities, and was originally conceived as a series based on educational principles and proven teaching methods. Unique for its time and in a marked departure from other children's programs of the day that had little educational merit.
Series was produced from 1951-1955, by different producers including: Ralph Tangney, Jack Summerfield, and Ray Wilding-White. Initially referred to as "Children's Corner" in WGBH Program Guide for week of 10/7/1951. Series release date: 10/8/1951
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Panelists: Lesli Gordon, The Travel Collaborative; Debbie Crockett, Malmberg Travel Group; Tom Vise, Vista Travel; Jay Larson, Omni Travel; Bob Weiss, editor, Travel New England.
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- Chicago: “Children’s Circle; Travel,” 09/23/1954, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed October 25, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_F5C0060B259D4119B24E88E9D235DDC9.
- MLA: “Children’s Circle; Travel.” 09/23/1954. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. October 25, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_F5C0060B259D4119B24E88E9D235DDC9>.
- APA: Children’s Circle; Travel. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/A_F5C0060B259D4119B24E88E9D235DDC9