Series
News Day
Episode
Mass Transit
Producing Organization
KERA
Contributing Organization
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia (Athens, Georgia)
AAPB ID
cpb-aacip-526-jq0sq8rm7w
If you have more information about this item than what is given here, or if you have concerns about this record, we want to know! Contact us, indicating the AAPB ID (cpb-aacip-526-jq0sq8rm7w).
Description
Episode Description
"This entry, 'Mass Transit,' follows our coverage of the Mass Transit issue from a series of reports on the pros and cons of a proposal that went to the voters in August, through reports on a Conference on Mass Transit KERA-TV organized to seek common ground between the opponents and proponents of that proposal after it was defeated at the polls. "Segment #1 -- 'Lone Star Transit 1, 2, &3 -- Lengths: 9:19, 10:11, 10:08, aired 8/6, 8/7, & 8/8/80- These reports cover the pros and cons of various aspects of the regional transportation proposal before Dallas-Ft. Worth area voters on August 9, 1980. "Segment #2 -- '[Post-Election] Interview' -- Length 5:50, aired 8/11/80 -- A portion of a live studio interview with some of the principals involved in the pro and anti-regional transit campaigners after the proposer was voted down. "Segment #3 & 4 -- 'Transit Conference' -- Lengths: 27:00 each, aired 12/1, 12/2/80 (on tape #2) -- Reports on information gathered for a conference on mass transit and an audience participation program where viewers could question principals involved in the conference."--1980 Peabody Awards entry form.
Broadcast Date
1980
Asset type
Episode
Media type
Moving Image
Duration
00:59:59.729
Embed Code
Copy and paste this HTML to include AAPB content on your blog or webpage.
Credits
Producing Organization: KERA
AAPB Contributor Holdings
The Walter J. Brown Media Archives & Peabody Awards Collection at the University of Georgia
Identifier: cpb-aacip-cbb5cb64bdc (Filename)
Format: U-matic
Duration: 1:33:47
If you have a copy of this asset and would like us to add it to our catalog, please contact us.
Citations
Chicago: “News Day; Mass Transit,” 1980, 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 28, 2022, http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-jq0sq8rm7w.
MLA: “News Day; Mass Transit.” 1980. 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 28, 2022. <http://americanarchive.org/catalog/cpb-aacip-526-jq0sq8rm7w>.
APA: News Day; Mass Transit. Boston, MA: 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-526-jq0sq8rm7w