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Robert L. Coe Papers


Robert L. Coe Papers
Coe, Robert L.
Collection number:
LAB 99-32
3.50 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1925-1968 and undated
Inclusive dates:
1902-1975 and undated
Collection Area:
Mass Media and Culture
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email:

Mr. Coe was an executive in charge of affiliate relations for both the Dumont (1952-1955) and ABC (1955-1967) television networks. He first operated an amateur radio station in 1917, and helped start station KSD in St. Louis in 1921. The collection documents his career in broadcasting and in teaching. It is processed and there is a finding aid at Robert L. Coe Papers.

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