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The Forgotten Network: DuMont and the Birth of American Television

ISBN13: 9781592134991
ISBN: 1592134998
Binding: Paperback
List Price: $24.95
Publisher: Temple University Press
Published Date:
Pages: 240
Average Goodreads rating: 3.29/5 (16 ratings)

During the late 1940s and early 1950s, the name DuMont was synonymous with the new medium of television. Many people first watched TV on DuMont-brand sets, the best receivers money could buy. More viewers enjoyed their first programs on the DuMont network, which was established in 1946. This book examines DuMont's programs and personalities.