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The Resource When women invented television : the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong

When women invented television : the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong

Label
When women invented television : the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today
Title
When women invented television
Title remainder
the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today
Statement of responsibility
Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The best-selling author of Seinfeldia documents the lesser-known story of how four trailblazing women from the radio era, including Irna Phillips, Gertrude Berg, Hazel Scott and Betty White, helped establish the foundation of the modern television industry
Biography type
collective biography
Cataloging source
IMmBT
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Armstrong, Jennifer Keishin
Dewey number
  • 791.45092/2
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
PN1992.55.A2
LC item number
A76 2021
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Television and women
  • Women in television broadcasting
  • Women in television broadcasting
  • Phillips, Irna
  • Berg, Gertrude
  • Scott, Hazel
  • White, Betty
Label
When women invented television : the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Bold claims -- Yoo-hoo, Gertrude Berg! -- Predicament, villainy, and female suffering -- Women's realm -- A holy terror -- One of us -- What are you going to do about your girl? -- Aren't you ashamed? -- A note of sadness -- Dramatic pause -- Black and white and red -- The scourge of 1955 -- The world turns
Control code
on1241185819
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062973306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1241185819
Label
When women invented television : the untold story of the female powerhouses who pioneered the way we watch today, Jennifer Keishin Armstrong
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [279]-322) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction: Bold claims -- Yoo-hoo, Gertrude Berg! -- Predicament, villainy, and female suffering -- Women's realm -- A holy terror -- One of us -- What are you going to do about your girl? -- Aren't you ashamed? -- A note of sadness -- Dramatic pause -- Black and white and red -- The scourge of 1955 -- The world turns
Control code
on1241185819
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First edition.
Extent
xviii, 333 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780062973306
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)1241185819

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