Collection Title: WMAR-TV Collection (WMAR)
Inclusive Dates: 1948-1987
Size: 6,000,000+ feet of film and videotape
Access Restrictions: Use of audiovisual materials may require production of listening or viewing copies
Scope and Contents: Local television news footage and special programs from WMAR-TV in Baltimore
Historical Note: WMAR-TV was the first television station in Baltimore and the eleventh in the United States. Its first broadcast aired on October 30, 1947.
Custodial History: The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Abell Communications, Inc. in 1984.
Arrangement: The collection has been organized into the following 6 series: