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Location Station Owners/Managers Interviews

An inventory of the collection at Syracuse University

Finding aid created by: MRC
Date: 1 May 2019

Biographical History

David Marc is an author, editor, and teacher specializing in communication and mass media. He earned his PhD in American Studies (Literature, Film, and Communication) from the University of Iowa in 1981. Since then, he has held adjunct, assistant, or visiting professor positions at Brandeis University, University of California-Los Angeles, the Annenberg School for Communication at the University of Southern California, and the Newhouse School of Public Communication at Syracuse University. He is the author of a number of books on television and popular culture.

Scope and Contents of the Collection

The Location Station Owners/Managers Interviews consists of interviews with eleven owners and/or managers of local televisions stations across the country. All but one of the interviews were conducted by Marc, usually at the interviewee's home or office. The context of and reason for the interviews is unknown.

Arrangement of the Collection

Tapes are arranged alphabetically by interviewee.


Access Restrictions:

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Use Restrictions:

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Related Material

Special Collections Research Center has numerous collections relating to radio and television. Please search our collections for a complete listing.

Subject Headings


Arries, Les.
Bell, Alan J.
Bell, Steve.
Carey, Carl.
Clotworthy, William G., 1926-
Duffy, Pat.
Epstein, Michael.
Malara, Anthony C.
Marc, David.
Nathanson, Greg.
Primo, Albert T.
Ransom, William.
Reilly, Joseph A.

Corporate Bodies

Freedom Broadcasting, Inc.
KRTH (Radio station : Los Angeles, Calif.)
New York State Broadcasters Association
WGCH (Radio station : Greenwich, Conn.)
WKBW-TV (Television station : Buffalo, N.Y.)


Radio broadcasting -- United States -- History.
Radio stations -- Employees.
Radio stations -- Management.
Television broadcasting -- United States -- History.
Television stations -- Employees.
Television stations -- Management.

Genres and Forms

Sound recordings.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Preferred citation for this material is as follows:

Location Stations/Managers Interviews,
Special Collections Research Center,
Syracuse University Libraries

Acquisition Information

Transferred from General Circulation.

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