Category: Stories

WGBH captioners featured in the Globe

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WGBH’s Media Access Group spells out the dialogue and sounds of about 14,000 hours of television, movies, and online video each year. | Read more.

In: 2010s, Media Access, Press

50 Years of the WGBH Auction in Stories, Videos, and Pictures

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Videos stories and images from the WGBH Auction, starting with the First WGBH Auction in 1966, with Julia Child, Bud Collins, and more. | Read more.

In: 1960s, 1970s, 1980s, 1990s, 84 Mass. Ave., Reminiscences, Video, WGBH 2

Henry Becton Remembers: Alistair Cooke

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In 1987, we decided to create the major giving society named after our founder. I sent a solicitation letter to Alistair. | Read more.

In: 1980s, Anecdotes, WGBH 2

Ben Wattenberg, 81, author and host

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Ben Wattenberg, a neoconservative author and host of a nationally syndicated talk show on public television, died June 28 in Washington, D.C. He was 81. | Read more.

In: 1990s, 2000s, Obituaries, WGBH 2

Paul Noble Remembers: Eleanor Roosevelt

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In the fall of 1959, Mrs. Eleanor Roosevelt began her series of monthly discussion programs for National Educational Television. It was called “Prospects of Mankind,” and was a production of WGBH-TV | Read more.

In: 1950s, 1960s, Reminiscences, WGBH 2, WGBH History Book
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