Stanley Lomas Television Commercial Collection, 1950-1956
Television camera manufacturer:
Archival original (print): 7 reels, composite optical track sound, black and white, 16mm
Reference copies: 2 video cassettes
226 television commercials for products including dishwashing soap, beer, cigarettes, soft drinks, and breakfast cereals. The collection also includes a short 1954 film demonstrating the DuMont Electronicam, a camera designed for simultaneous live broadcast and film recording.
Stanley Lomas Television Commercial Collection, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
1990.3019 (NMAH Acc.)
Unrestricted research use on site by appointment: use reference video copy only