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Burton Benjamin papers, 1957-1985.

Author: Burton Benjamin
Edition/Format:   Archival material : English
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Papers of Burton Benjamin (1917-1988), a CBS vice-president and producer of news and documentaries, relating to his work on the award-winning CBS documentary series The Twentieth Century (1957-1966), and other news projects. Production files contain research materials; scripts; transcripts and notes from interviews with Lyndon B. Johnson, Jimmy Carter, Walter Mondale, Robert Dole, Patty Hearst, Eric Sevareid, and  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Manuscript collection
Video recordings
Scripts
Speeches
Named Person: Jimmy Carter; Walter Cronkite; Robert J Dole; Patricia Hearst; Lyndon B Johnson; John F Kennedy; Walter F Mondale; Robert Montgomery; Eric Sevareid; Jimmy Carter; Walter Cronkite; Robert J Dole; Patricia Hearst; Lyndon B Johnson; John F Kennedy; Walter F Mondale; Robert Montgomery; Eric Sevareid
Material Type: Videorecording
Document Type: Archival Material
All Authors / Contributors: Burton Benjamin
OCLC Number: 173692426
Description: 8.6 cubic ft. (23 archives boxes), and 122 videorecordings; plus additions of 5.0 cubic ft.
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Papers of Burton Benjamin (1917-1988), a CBS vice-president and producer of news and documentaries, relating to his work on the award-winning CBS documentary series The Twentieth Century (1957-1966), and other news projects. Production files contain research materials; scripts; transcripts and notes from interviews with Lyndon B. Johnson, Jimmy Carter, Walter Mondale, Robert Dole, Patty Hearst, Eric Sevareid, and others; a transcript of CBS coverage of the assassination and funeral of John F. Kennedy; files on the 1980 presidential election, and other materials. General files contain publicity, distribution figures, press releases, memoranda between Benjamin and production staff, and seven and nine-year reports. Also included are several undated scripts for Robert Montgomery Presents (NBC) and Schlitz Playhouse of Stars (CBS). Video recordings include CBS news programing, specials such as World War II with Walter Cronkite.

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