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DuMont Network Ushers Modern Television Era

The modern era of network television began with the DuMont Network on January 11, 1948. WDTV (now KDKA), DuMont’s Pittsburgh station, connected the East Coast and the Midwest by airing live network programs from New York to Chicago. The network was an integral part of America’s broadcasting landscape for 11 years.

Martha Stewart Talks the Power of Television

Television extends far beyond its entertainment value—it promotes, educates and influences. ... more

First Gold Record

“Catch a falling star and put it in your pocket. Never let it fade away.” On March 14, 1958, ... more

Retrospectacle: Mr. Potato Head

Mr. Potato Head did start out as an actual potato.
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