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Early Television Stations

KSTP Minneapolis - St. Paul

In 1938 RCA sold a "portable" camera setup to KSTP, which used them in experimental broadcasts. The station became a commercial broadcaster in 1948.

Warden and deputy warden demonstrating possible use of KSTP's television cameras for
security purposes at the State Prison in 1939.

Broadcasting, September 1 1939

 

Broadcasting, September 15, 1939

Broadcasting, September 15 1939