Years from now, when historians and tourists visiting the Steel City go to the nascent National Museum of Broadcasting, they'll likely see and hear invaluable artifacts relating to the birth of American radio.
"We believe the National Museum of Broadcasting in Pittsburgh--if properly planned, funded and promoted--can become a major educational and tourist destination for our region," said Hillgrove, a Duquesne University graduate.
A member of the Museum of Broadcasting
's Radio Hall of Fame and the Journalism Hall of Fame, Ann Compton will be the keynote speak.
(2) Geoffrey Hamill, 'Monty Python's Flying Circus', in Horace Newcomb (ed.), Museum of Broadcasting
Encyclopedia of Television, Fitzroy Dearborn, 2004, pp.
Horn is a member of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the Academy of Television Arts and Sciences, the American Film Institute and the Museum of Broadcasting
besides being a member of the board of the American Film Institute and others.
Ramsburg, who was inducted into the Radio Hall of Fame at Minnesota's Museum of Broadcasting
, highlights the 21 years of what he considers network radio's Golden Age.
The building is now home of the National VOA Museum of Broadcasting
Our itinerary included an extended stay in the Minneapolis area, enabling us to visit AtmaSphere, Audio by Van Alstine, Magnepan, and the Pavek Museum of Broadcasting
But what most excites Kramer these days is his dream to build in Ashland a museum of broadcasting
in the West.
After a career as a TV producer that brought him 11 Emmys and seven Peabody Awards, Saudek later accepted an appointment from William Paley to be the first director of the Museum of Broadcasting
, now the Museum of Television & Radio.
Photo: Manhattan's Museum of Broadcasting
stands on 53rd Street east of Fifth Avenue
But even as he reiterated his worries about too much sex and violence on TV at a Museum of Broadcasting
Q&A late last year, Turner sounded a note of tolerance, saying that HBO can get away with being bolder than most commercial networks because subscribers have to pay an extra monthly fee to get it, and because the channel is commercial-free and thus doesn't have to worry about sponsor reaction.