Trustees for the Public

Trustees for the Public

200 Years of Missouri Newspapers

DVD - 2008
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Looks at journalism and the press in Missouri's last 200 years. Remembers such journalists as Joseph Charless, Mark Twain, Eugene Field, Joseph Pulitzer, Ernest Hemingway, Walter Williams, and others. Describes the Missouri Press Association's role in founding the State Historical Society of Missouri in 1898 and the Missouri School of Journalism in 1998. Long-time publishers and editors of Missouri newspapers tell stories of their careers, from the days of newspaper carriers on street corners to the emergence of newspapers on the Internet. At the end of the program, Ron Powers reads the Journalist's creed (written by Walter Williams, Boonville, Mo.)
Publisher: Columbia, Mo. : Missouri Press Association, c2008.
Branch Call Number: 071.78
Characteristics: 1 videodisc (59 min.) : sd., col. with b&w sequences ; 4 3/4 in.


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