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Author Murray, Susan, 1967- author.

Title Bright signals : a history of color television / Susan Murray.

Publication Info. Durham : Duke University Press, 2018.


Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor  New Shelf  621.388 MUR    Available
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Description xi, 308 pages ; 24 cm.
text txt rdacontent
unmediated n rdamedia
volume nc rdacarrier
Series Sign, storage, transmission
Sign, storage, transmission.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents "And now: Color" : early color systems -- Natural vision versus "tele-vision" : defining and standardizing color -- Color adjustments : experiments, calibrations, and color training, 1950-1955 -- Colortown, USA : expansion, stabilization, and promotion, 1955-1959 -- The wonderful world of color : network programming and the spectacular real, 1960-1965 -- At the end of the rainbow : global expansion, the space race, and the Cold War.
Subject Color television -- History.
Television broadcasting -- Technological innovations -- United States.
Television broadcasting -- United States -- History.
Television broadcasting -- Social aspects -- United States.
Other Form: Online version: Murray, Susan, 1967- Bright signals. Durham : Duke University Press, 2018 9780822371700 (DLC) 2017054717
ISBN 9780822371304 paperback ; alkaline paper
0822371308 paperback ; alkaline paper
9780822371212 hardcover ; alkaline paper
0822371219 hardcover ; alkaline paper

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