Guide to the WCSH video collection, 1989 | MC086

Summary Information

Repository
Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library
Creator
WCSH-TV (Television station : Portland, Me.)
Title
WCSH video collection
ID
MC086
Date
1989 1989
Extent
42.0 videocassettes
Language
English
Abstract
A collection of videotapes containing interviews and other footage that WCSH-TV, an NBC affiliate based in Portland, Maine, recorded in the course of producing its documentary Ed Muskie: The Man from Maine, broadcast March 29, 1989. Includes interviews with Ed and Jane Muskie, Joe Biden, George Mitchell, Jimmy Carter, and others.

Preferred Citation

WCSH video collection, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

Preferred Citation

WCSH video collection, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College.

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Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of 26 three-quarter inch and 16 Betacam videotapes containing interviews and other footage that WCSH-TV, an NBC affiliate based in Portland, Maine, recorded in the course of producing its documentary Ed Muskie: The Man from Maine, broadcast March 29, 1989. It includes interviews with Ed and Jane Muskie, as well as with Senators Joe Biden and George Mitchell, President Jimmy Carter, and others. The documentary is considered by many to be the best video account of Muskie's life to date, and the outtakes include important commentary on Muskie?s life and work that was never broadcast.

Scope and Content Note

This collection is comprised of 26 three-quarter inch and 16 Betacam videotapes containing interviews and other footage that WCSH-TV, an NBC affiliate based in Portland, Maine, recorded in the course of producing its documentary Ed Muskie: The Man from Maine, broadcast March 29, 1989. It includes interviews with Ed and Jane Muskie, as well as with Senators Joe Biden and George Mitchell, President Jimmy Carter, and others. The documentary is considered by many to be the best video account of Muskie's life to date, and the outtakes include important commentary on Muskie?s life and work that was never broadcast.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by format.

Organization and Arrangement

Arranged by format.

Administrative Information

Publication Information

 Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library

70 Campus Avenue
Lewiston, Maine, 04240
207-786-6354
muskie@bates.edu

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Access Restrictions

The collection is open for research.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Use Restrictions

The collection is the physical property of Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library. Bates College holds literary rights only for material created by College personnel working on official behalf of the College, or for material which was given to the College with such rights specifically assigned. For all other material, literary rights, including copyright, belong to the authors or their legal heirs and assigns. Researchers are responsible for obtaining permission from rights holders for publication or other purposes that exceed fair use.

Acquisition and Custody Information

Gift of Pat Callaghan, 1989, 1996. Accession No.: 008-89-01; 008-93-01.

Acquisition and Custody Information

Gift of Pat Callaghan, 1989, 1996. Accession No.: 008-89-01; 008-93-01.

Processing Information

Processed by Kat Stefko, 2006.

Processing Information

Processed by Kat Stefko, 2006.

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Related Materials

Related Material

Edmund S. Muskie Papers, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College, http://www.bates.edu/muskie-archives/EADFindingAids/MC105.html

Related Material

Edmund S. Muskie Papers, Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library, Bates College

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • WCSH-TV (Television station : Portland, Me.)

Personal Name(s)

  • Biden, Joseph R.
  • Carter, Jimmy, 1924-
  • Mitchell, George J. (George John), 1933-
  • Muskie, Edmund S., 1914-1996--Archives
  • Muskie, Jane Gray

Subject(s)

  • Documentary television programs--United States--Sources
  • Government, Politics, Law __ __ __ __ __MACON

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