Queen Elizabeth Coronation


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Interviewees discuss the television coverage of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in 1953.

Highlights
Sig Mickelson on CBS News' coverage of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and the technology associated with the broadcast
Walter Cronkite on covering the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in London in 1953, and how it came about that CBS aired the coronation first of all the networks
Wade Bingham on shooting the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II for CBS News
Ted Koppel on Queen Elizabeth's Coronation being the first time he saw television
Reuven Frank on NBC covering the coronation of Queen Elizabeth
Sig Mickelson on the technological challenges of CBS News covering Queen Elizabeth's coronation and the innovations it helped bring about
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Wade Bingham

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Wade Bingham on shooting the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II for CBS News

Walter Cronkite

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Walter Cronkite on covering the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II in London in 1953, and how it came about that CBS aired the coronation first of all the networks

Reuven Frank

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Reuven Frank on NBC covering the coronation of Queen Elizabeth

Don Hewitt

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Don Hewitt on covering the Queen Elizabeth Coronation

Ted Koppel

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Ted Koppel on Queen Elizabeth's Coronation being the first time he saw television

Sig Mickelson

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Sig Mickelson on CBS News' coverage of the coronation of Queen Elizabeth II and the technology associated with the broadcast
Sig Mickelson on the technological challenges of CBS News covering Queen Elizabeth's coronation and the innovations it helped bring about

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