Collection Title: WMAR-TV Collection (WMAR)
Inclusive Dates: 1948-1987
Size: 6,000,000+ feet of film and videotape
Scope and Contents:
Local television news footage and special programs from WMAR-TV in Baltimore
WMAR-TV was the first television station in Baltimore and the eleventh in the United States. Its first broadcast aired on October 30, 1947.
The collection was donated to the University of Baltimore by Abell Communications, Inc. in 1984.
The collection has been organized into 6 series: