• Creator
  • Webster & Stevens
  • Created Date
  • 1949
  • Description
  • KING-TV went on the air on Thanksgiving Day, 1948, from its station at the top of Queen Anne Hill. At first, the station operated only in the late afternoons and evenings, and all shows were in black and white. Some programs were locally produced and some came from the three major national networks. The lineup included news, local sports, cooking, music, interviews, and old movies.In this 1949 photo, cameramen focus on a woman in the KING-TV s... more
    KING-TV went on the air on Thanksgiving Day, 1948, from its station at the top of Queen Anne Hill. At first, the station operated only in the late afternoons and evenings, and all shows were in black and white. Some programs were locally produced and some came from the three major national networks. The lineup included news, local sports, cooking, music, interviews, and old movies.In this 1949 photo, cameramen focus on a woman in the KING-TV studio. All shows were done live, without teleprompters. less
  • Format
  • image
    photograph
    Scanned from original negative using Epson Expression 10000XL as 4350 pixel TIFF image in 16-bit grayscale, resized to 700 pixels in the longest dimension and compressed into JPEG format using Photoshop CS4, JPEG quality measurement 4
  • Rights
  • All Rights Reserved