Series
The Coming Space Age
Producing Organization
Denver Public Schools
KRMA-TV (Television station : Denver, Colo.)
United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Institute of Aeronautical Science
Contributing Organization
Library of Congress (Washington, District of Columbia)
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip-512-nk3610wt5k
NOLA Code
CSAG
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Description
Series Description
"The first fifteen minutes of 'THE COMING SPACE AGE' traces, in film from many sources, the development of the rocket up to an 'Explorer' launching. Then, a group of noted scientists discuss the implications of the space age for education, science, communications, travel, international relations, and the individual."--1958 Peabody Awards entry form.
Asset type
Episode
Genres
Special
Topics
Science
Technology
Rights
Published Work: This work was offered for sale and/or rent in 1960.
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:59:09.921
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Credits
Director: Case, Jim
Guest: Whipple, Fred L.
Guest: Singer, Sigfried
Guest: Furnas, Clifford
Guest: Pickering, William H.
Host: Cherrington, Ben H.
Producer: Rains, Cal
Producing Organization: Denver Public Schools
Producing Organization: KRMA-TV (Television station : Denver, Colo.)
Producing Organization: United States Air Force Office of Scientific Research
Producing Organization: Institute of Aeronautical Science
Writer: Rains, Cal
AAPB Contributor Holdings
Library of Congress
Identifier: cpb-aacip-7634bce9a60 (Filename)
Format: 16mm film
Generation: Copy: Access
Color: B&W
Duration: 00:59:20
Indiana University Libraries Moving Image Archive
Identifier: cpb-aacip-d2bc86b873b (Filename)
Format: 16mm film
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia
Identifier: cpb-aacip-177913871c4 (Filename)
Format: 16mm film
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Citations
Chicago: “The Coming Space Age,” Library of Congress, The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC, accessed June 26, 2022, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-512-nk3610wt5k.
MLA: “The Coming Space Age.” Library of Congress, The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Web. June 26, 2022. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-512-nk3610wt5k>.
APA: The Coming Space Age. Boston, MA: Library of Congress, The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia, American Archive of Public Broadcasting (GBH and the Library of Congress), Boston, MA and Washington, DC. Retrieved from http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-512-nk3610wt5k