3 Jun 2020

Nga Taonga Sound Archives - Television arrives in Aotearoa

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 1:45 pm on 3 June 2020

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Just over 60 years ago, regular television broadcasts began in New Zealand, on the night of June 1st 1960. In today’s visit to the sound archives of Ngā Taonga Sound & Vision we will hear memories from those who were there.

 Ngā Taonga Sound Archives montage of tv moments 

Watch some of Shirley Maddock’s pioneering television documentaries.

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