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UNO Television


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Diamond Jubilee (TV Series), 1983-1984

Scope and Contents Diamond Jubilee is a series of 12 interviews produced in 1983-1984 as part of the T.V. Classroom television series, in honor of UNO's 75th anniversary celebration events, collectively termed the UNO Diamond Jubilee. The first interview features UNO Chancellor Del Weber. The next ten episodes focus on the deans of each college, the library, the Alumni Association, and Educational and Student Services. The final episode focuses on the future of the university through...

Midwest Roots : Hollywood Dreams (TV Series), 1982

Scope and Contents Explores theater and film production and participation in the Midwest. Also, discusses the careers of prominent Nebraskan actors/performers. Series of 13 1-2. Early theater in the Midwest--no. 3-4. Early history of the Omaha Playhouse--no. 5. Buffalo Bill and the movies--no. 6. Omaha's black motion picture company--no. 7. Women in early film--no. 8. Harry Langdon and Harold Lloyd: comic characters from Mid-America--no. 9. Fred Astaire, Robert Taylor and Marlon Brando--no....

Required Reading, 2014-2016

 Series — Box: 2017-024
Scope and Contents This collection includes 16 DVDs of Required Reading, a UNO television series focusing on UNO faculty authors.

Westward the Empire : Omaha's world fair of 1898

Scope and Contents This television documentary, the first produced on the Trans-Mississippi and International Exposition of 1898, discusses the culture, values, and economy at the turn of the century. It examines the incredible construction project and the fair itself, a major historical event, which heralded the many accomplishments of the states west of the Mississippi River.