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Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt; New Vistas for Television

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Prospects of Mankind with Eleanor Roosevelt
New Vistas for Television
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Roundtable discussion of foreign and domestic affairs featuring leading political, academic, and journalistic experts. Series was hosted by Eleanor Roosevelt and was filmed on location at Brandies University. Series release date: 1959

Program Description

Guests: Newton Minow, Chairman of the Federal Communications Commission; John F. White, President of the National Educational Television and Radio Center; Irving Gitlin, Executive Producer, Creative projects, NBC News; Marya Mannes, Well-known critic and writer now on the staff of The Reporter.

Recorded at Brandeis University in Waltham, MA.

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Talk Show
Public Affairs
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