Marlene Sanders Papers, 1933-2006, 2014

Summary Information

Title: Marlene Sanders Papers
Inclusive Dates: 1933-2006, 2014

  • Sanders, Marlene
Call Number: U.S. Mss 154AN; Audio 1031A; AB 819; AC 174; AC 176-AC 185; VBA 481-VBA 485; VBA 533; VBA 584-VBA 586; VBA 588; VBB 499; VBC 262; VDA 184; VFA 042; VHA 144; VHA 193-VHA 196; VHB 477-VHB 480; M2010-064

Quantity: 0.8 c.f. (2 archives boxes), 27 tape recordings, 1 compact disc, 22 videorecordings, 12 films, and 1 DVD recording; plus additions of 6.2 c.f. and 0.2 c.f. of photographs

Archival Locations:
Wisconsin Historical Society (Map)

Papers of Marlene Sanders, a radio and television news correspondent; host of News with the Woman's Touch, 1964-1967; news correspondent, 1968-1971; writer-producer and vice-president of documentaries for ABC, 1971-1978; writer-producer of CBS News documentaries and contributing correspondent for Sunday Morning with Charles Kuralt, 1978-1987; and author of Waiting for Prime Time: The Women of Television News, 1988. Included are production files for the controversial 1973 special Population: Boom or Doom? and the earliest television documentaries on the women's movement. Also included are audiotapes of interviews related to her book Waiting for Prime Time, as well as other lectures, telecasts, and interviews.


The films in this collection have been cataloged individually.

Language: English

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