Audio-Visual Archive: News
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Recordings of television news stories related to University Health Care's medical air transport system.
A0061 The Great Railroad Race
KSL news documentary about the transcontinental railroad.
A0195 KRSP Free Speech Series
Radion interviews on local issues 1984-1986.
This collection consists mostly of 16mm films of Japanese culture in Utah. Several reels include footage of 1920 Utah current events. The colleciton also contains a 1972 newsreel.
A0303 KUTV News
The largest collection in the Audio-Visual archive. The KUTV news collection consists of local and regional news and documentary footage dating from the late 1960s to the early 2000s. An excellent resource for Utah history and local reaction to national and international events, the KUTV news collection is available for research and educational use. Both commercial and non-profit broadcast and documentary use require permission from KUTV.
Extensive television news reports and documentaries made by Wirth during his long career in the television news industry in Salt Lake City, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, and New York, and includes raw footage, research and source videos and completed works.
A0374 Dan Bammes
Recording of Bammes' news program, The Wasatch Gazzette, which aired on Salt Lake City's K-Bull Radio.
This collection includes news reports and interviews featuring ski legend Alf Engen.
A0428 Diane Orr
Documentaries by local broadcast journalist and independent filmmaker Diane Orr. The films, largely dating from the 1970s, cover numerous importand issues and events, including the 1976 Teton Dam disaster, Idaho's 1961 SL-1 nuclear meltdown, the American Indian Movement's occupation of Wounded Knee, and many others.
Local public television productions including Press and Politics and Insight programs highlighting politicians Norm Bangerter and Jake Garn. The colleciton also includes numerous documentaries on Utah history and issues.
A0482 Dresser Dahlstead
Utah native Dresser Dahlstead talks about his career in radio and television from KLO Ogden to San Francisco, NBC and Armed Forces Radio.
A0565 Eugene Whitaker
Audio recording of the story of the Deseret News and and KZN (now KSL) radio, Utah's first radio station
Recordings of radio interviews and news reports compiled by Moll during his time at Los Angeles radio stations KLAC and KHJ as well as Utah's KDYL. Subjects include the 1964 elections, other national issues, Hollywood and local California and Utah news stoires. Moll is the reporter or interviewer on the majority of the recordings. Minnesota native Allan Moll was a radio broadcaster in California and worked for Utah's KDYL radio and Channel 4 television at the beginning and end of his career, respectively.
Includes some news stories related to Utah's ski industry as well as promotional films for Utah's winter sports industry.
News stories and documentaries by Utah native Louise Degn, a veteran reporter and producer at KSL-TV, who has taught at both BYU and the University of Utah. Although this finidng aid lists only material from the first years of her career later matierial is available as well. Please contact the audio-visual archivist for assistance with this collection.
A0831 Judith Dwan Hallet
Documentaries and news reports by local journalist and independent filmmaker Judy Hallet. Subjects include Utah artists and dancers, the plight of Native Americans, polygamy, and other local and national issues.
Historic radio programs (1940s-2000s) and radio history retrospectives from Utah, California and the United States at large. Includes some historic news broadcasts such as a 1941 report on the attack on Pearl Harbor.
A1050 Rocky Mountain Power
Includes news footage of stories relating to Utah's power company.
A1055 Don Gale
KSL editorials 1980-1997.
'83 State Street Flood
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