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