WLBZ Collection
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Collection Date Range
1970 - 1995
Summary
Collection contains news, advertising, and documentaries. Each week from 1975 to 1980 is represented by several 400-ft. cans of news film with sound. The videotapes include news, promotional spots, sports, natural disasters, local series and documentaries, and coverage of community events. For example, [Alamo Theatre] is a news story concerning the acquisition of the theater by Northeast Historic Film. Promotional footage includes televised commercials and "Waterways," a public service spot promoting the "Maine Street '90" series on Maine history. Collection also includes news specials such as "Newscenter Year in Video, 1991," "Samantha Smith Funeral," and "The Flood of '87."
Biographical/Historical Notes
WLBZ-TV is an NBC affiliate based in Bangor, Maine. "Maine Street '90" was a project of events implemented during Governor John McKernan’s administration.
Place(s)
Items in this collection: 7760
Showing 1 - 10 of 7760:
1) [Lawyer on Court Case]
Interview with lawyer in front of Hancock County Courthouse in Ellsworth on court casemore
2) [National Guard Projects]
National Guard troops training and building bridges and roads in woods in Beddingtonmore
3) [Hathaway on Campaign]
Senator William Hathaway speaks on upcoming campaign and other issues in Bangormore
4) [Police Patrols Expand]
Bangor city police patrols are expanding; interview with Bangor City Councilor Don Soucy, Chief Francis Woodheadmore
5) [Dickey-Lincoln Committee]
Dickey-Lincoln committee meeting in Bangor; interview with chairman Jon Robinsonmore
6) [New Capeheart Units]
New Capeheart housing units for sale at Griffin and Ohio Street in Bangormore
7) [Child In Race Injured]
Child injured in kids' race; footage of parking lot outside Brewer Auditoriummore
8) [Direct Marketing For Farmers]
Footage of farm stands and produce; interview with Mr. Davis on direct marketing methods for farmers; suggests advertising in a University of Maine pamphletmore
9) [Arson Conference]
Suspected arson fires spur conference on subject at University of Maine; State Fire Marshall Don Bissette commentsmore
10) [University of Maine Black Bear Club Dinner]
Silent footage of dinner banquet. Men in jackets and ties sit at tables, banner on wall reads 'University of Maine Black Bear M Club.' Probably in Orono or Veazie.more
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