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Early Television Museum

Online Films and Videos

Prewar Television

Time to Remember - Came the Dawn (1925) Radio and Television (1940) Compatible Color Television Announcement (1953)
Seeing by Wireless(1929) Radio and Television (1940) Magic in the Air (1955)
Here's to the Memory - Part 4 (1930) Radio and Television - Your Life Work Series (1940) This Day: February 18 (1956)
W9XAP on the Silver Screen   (1931) Radio Queen Selected (1940) The Story of Television (1956)
TV Tests in Brisbane   (1934) Hospital Operation Televised (1940?) Farnsworth on "I've Got a Secret" (1957)
German Radio Exhibition Fire (1935) Sun (1940) Seven Function Remote Control for Color(1959)
Pathe Newsreel segments about RCA/NBC (1936) Uncle Sam's Television (1940) The Reasons Why (Part I) (1959)
Time to Remember - Time of Three Kings (1936) Magic in the Air  (1941) The Reasons Why (Part II) (1959)
Popular Science Newsreel (Farnsworth) (1937) Television Tomorrow (1945) BBC Colour Television Experiments (1959)
TV Comes to Alexandra Palace (1937) Color demonstration by CBS (1946) Television Remote Control (1961)
Postmaster Comes to Television Studios (1937) Behind Your Radio Dial (1947) Replica of Image Dissector  (1977)
RCA Presentation: Television  (1939) Behind Your Radio Dial: The Story of NBC ( ca. 1947) A Retrospective - "Pem" Farnsworth (1988)
Television Under the Swastika (1939) TV Tests in Australia (1948) The Origins of Television (1996)
Early TV Show Featuring a Dancer (1930s) Film taken off the screen of a CBS receiver (1950)  

This is a promotional film made for the International Telegraph Congress in Buenos Aires in 1939. It shows German TV cameras in operation, and what appear to be real screen shots of monitors and an E1 receiver in operation. The movie shows how television and video phone are used to catch a hit and run driver. The film was found by Claus Gallenmiller in Germany. Thanks to Darryl Hock for sending it to us.