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Early Color Television

Magazine and Newspaper Articles

Pre-NTSC Systems

New York Times articles


2 Concerns Offer TV Color Service DuMont Answer to CBS Lawsuit
Advance in Color TV Displayed by CBS Electronic Color Television
All-Electronic Color Television Created by RCA Electronic Color Television is Here
Amateurs Shoot Color TV Football is Telecast Using CBS Color TV
Bendix Pitch Dubious Help to TV Color Full Color Television
Billboard Articles - CBS Color Decision Oct. 21, 1950 Full Color Tubes for TV
CBS - first New York demonstration of color television Gray Research Monitor Article
CBS Color-TV Receivers Here's Your Color TV
CBS magazine and newspaper ads Hint No Freeze-End Before Color-TV
CBS Makes Live Pick-Up in Color Television Home made color converters
CBS newspaper articles from Steve Dichter Inside the New Color TV Sets
CBS Will Carry Horse Races NRI 1941 article about color television
Color Sets - Makers Slow to Apply With NPA New Television System Transmits Images in Full Color
Color Television - by Robert Ehrlich Proceedings of the IEEE in 1999
Color Television (Radio-Craft article) Quick Magazine
Color Television (Service article) Rainbow on the TV Screen
Color Television Comes True Silvertone field sequential demonstration
Color Television Demonstrated Simulating a CBS Color Signal
Color Television Exhibited to IRE Surgery in Color Television
Color Television Here Synchronizing the Color Wheel
Color Television - National Radio News Television - Color and Big Screens Open New Horizons
Color Television Systems Television in Color
Color Television Today Television Today
Color TV: Almost, But Not Quite Urges FCC to Okay Color Tele Now
Color TV Demonstrations Reveal Engineering Progress Video Reporter
Colour TV Goes Public What Color Does To TV
Color's Here, by Godfrey What's Cooking in Color TV
Consumer Reports Supports CBS System Wheel Weaves Colors Together for Television
DeForest 1941 article about color TV You'll Get Color TV Sooner than you Think
DuMont Sued - Patent Infringement Charges by CBS  

NTSC System

Topps Trading Card
New York Times articles


ABCs of Color Television How They Crowd Colors into TV Channels
Biggest Color TV Campaign Underway How They Paint Color TV Pictures
Broadcast News Color Television Issue How You'll Get TV Colorcasts
Color Outlook Next Year Installing a Color Picture Tube
Color Sales Up, But Below Hopes Living Test Patterns: The Models Who Calibrated Color TV
Color TV Exhibits Signs of Maturing Most Makers Hold Hue Set Production
Color TV - Is It Worth the Money? NBC Hatches Rainbow of Color
Color TV program schedules NBC 1962-63 color schedule
Color Television is Here Newspaper articles about the NTSC system
Color Television - Its Status Today RCA and NBC Petition FCC to Adopt Standards
Color Television - Past, Present, Future RCA Begins Production of Color TV Sets
Color TV for Everybody: A Timetable RCA 21 Inch Color TV in Production
Coming Out of Color Report on Color TV
Consumer Reports - June, 1954 about CT-100 Servicing Color TV Now
Consumer Reports - April, 1954 Some TV Firms Buying RCA 21-Inch Color Sets
Don't Be Afraid of Color TV Stations Broadcasting Rose Bowl Parade
Editorials on Color TV Technician and Circuit Digests
Experimental British color set Who'll Buy a Triumph
FCC Approval of Color Standards Who Invented Color Television?
Few Will See Zenith 1954 rectangular color CRT
Hollywood Sees Color TV 1st Big Color Push Seen in '56 Last Half
How Color Television Works  

The CBS/RCA Color War

Color Television? The Color War
Facts of the Color TV Dispute TV Color Controversy
Message to RCA Distributors Two Systems of Color Television
Spot Radio News Your Stake in the Color Decision

General Articles

Spectratac color converter Wayne Bretl's articles
New York Times color articles