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Wisdom Records

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/20693

Abstract

Title:
Wisdom Records
Author/Creator:
Wisdom
Collection number:
LAB 1995-101
Size:
13.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1957-1959
Inclusive dates:
1951-1966
Collection Area:
Mass Media and Culture
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Wisdom Records, which span the years 1951-1966, documents the production of the NBC television series Wisdom, which broadcast half-hour interviews with prominent and respected people such as Pablo Picasso, David Ben Gurion, Eleanor Roosevelt, and Margaret Mead. The collection includes correspondence, transcripts, memoranda, contracts, newspaper clippings, photographs and negatives. The collection documents the elements of the planning, production and presentation of the Wisdom television series.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research use.

Preferred citation:

Wisdom Records, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.