478Mar 8, 2012
Book Discussion on The General Marshall Story
Next is a film produced in 1963 by the U.S. Army.
The film titled, “The General Marshall Story” is about World War Two General George C. Marshall who during his lifetime served as ...
1,376Jul 23, 2009
Walter Cronkite Funeral Service
A funeral service was held for Walter Cronkite at St. Bartholomew’s Church in New York City. The former anchor of CBS News died on July 17, 2009, at the age of 92.
437Sep 25, 2006
News and Documentary Emmy Awards
The 27th Annual News and Documentary Emmy Awards were presented by the National Television Academy at a black-tie ceremony at the Marriott Marquis hotel in New York City. Newsmakers and ...
47Oct 11, 2005
From World War II to the Reagan Presidency
Mr. Cronkite participated in a classroom forum from Pace University about broadcast television news, U.S. history, and his experiences in journalism. The lecture was titled, “From ...
135Sep 10, 2004
Past, Present and Future of Television News
Ms. Ashton moderated a discussion about the past, present and future of television news featuring Walter Cronkite, the CBS News anchor from 1952-81 and Brian Williams, the NBC correspondent who ...
124Nov 11, 2002
Hall of Fame Dinner
Mr. Donaldson acted as master of ceremonies for the annual Broadcasting and Cable magazine’s annual dinner for the Hall of Fame inductees. Eleven awards were given for ...
465Sep 22, 2002
A Conversation with Walter Cronkite
Before an audience, Mr. Cronkite talked about his career, including his many experiences and his ideas about current events. He also responded to questions from the audience.
173Apr 10, 2002
Ernie Pyle and War Reporting
Mr. Cronkite spoke about news reporting in World War II, the journalism of Ernie Pyle, and his experiences as a correspondent.
281Jul 13, 2000
Walter Cronkite Interview
Mr. Rather interviewed Mr. Cronkite, the former CBS news anchor whom he replaced in 1981. Mr. Cronkite talked about his 60 years in journalism and some of the people and stories he ...
15Dec 6, 1999
Campaign for Candidate Air Time
The participants talked to reporters about the role of television in the 2000 campaign. Mr. Taylor announced a year-long research and advocacy effort studying how campaign money is spent ...
936Nov 15, 1999
Book Discussion on Blue at the Mizzen
Mr. Cronkite interviewed Mr. O’Brian about his career writing historic fiction and about his book Blue at the Mizzen, about a British frigate commander who in the aftermath of ...
297May 14, 1999
The 1960s and the U.S. Space Program
Former NASA astronauts and officials talked about their experiences with the space program in the 1960s and their impressions of President Lyndon Johnson. Reporters reflected on the atmosphere ...
10Apr 13, 1999
Mr. Cronkite talked about the current NATO mission in Yugoslavia and how NATO needs a clear-cut plan in case the air campaign is not successful. He also stated that President Clinton must ...
75Nov 4, 1998
40th Anniversary of NASA
Walter Cronkite, who chronicled the accounts of the Apollo missions to the moon, presided over a ceremony to commemorate NASA’s 40th Anniversary. Participants marked the 40th anniversary ...
47Sep 15, 1998
The State of Television News
Mr. Cronkite and Mr. Malone discussed the state of television news. During their remarks they mentioned the effects of business competition on television journalism, the impact of ...
12Apr 3, 1998
International News Coverage
Mr. Cronkite spoke about the need for greater media coverage of U.S. foreign policy and its consequences. He stressed that U.S. news outlets should not sacrifice foreign news coverage for ...
50Oct 27, 1997
Walter Cronkite Interview
Mr. Cronkite shared his thoughts about history and his journalism career with former Senator Bradley. A video was shown of Mr. Cronkite’s career followed by the ...
1,034May 14, 1997
Book Discussion on A Reporter's Life
Mr. Cronkite talked about his memoir, A Reporter’s Life, published
by Knopf. Mr. Cronkite described his 31 years with CBS News as well
as his childhood in ...
17Mar 11, 1997
Free Air Time for Campaigns
President Clinton spoke to a conference on political reform. He stated that the present controversies over campaign financing in the 1996 election must be a spur to congressional action on this ...
29Feb 11, 1997
Conversation with Walter Cronkite
Mr. Cronkite talked about life as a journalist, beginning in Houston and ending as the CBS evening news anchor. He also talked about the journalism industry and how it has changed since he ...
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