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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting: Davison Collection

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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting

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George Davison Collection

 

Preface

The purpose of the Archives of Iowa Broadcasting is to establish and maintain a permanent collection of materials relating to the history, development and contribution of radio and television in Iowa.

The Archives is committed to providing access to holdings. However, access to some items may be restricted by their fragile condition or by contractual agreement with the donors. Due to the complexity and variety of audiovisual formats, most items will need to be digitally duplicated or transferred before access can be provided.

 

Introduction

Abstract: Audiovisual materials, 1966-2003. This collection contains WHO Radio materials donated by George Davison, a former host at WHO Radio. The collection consists mostly of ¼-inch audiotapes and CDs but also includes VHS and Beta type videotapes. Main subjects of the recordings are newscasts, politics and sports.

 

Scope and Content Note

Extent: 109 items.

Physical Description: Audio- and videotapes (Beta, VHS, ¼-inch reel, cassette tape, NAB cartridge), CD, miniDisc

Dates: 1966-2003

Subjects: football, politics, newscasts, Eisenhower, Shane Cavanah

Related Material: WHO Radio Collection

 

Administrative Information

Restrictions: Some materials in this collection may be restricted under copyright. The Archives provides access to these items for the purpose of research, instruction, and private study under the provisions of Faire Use, outlined in section 107 of copyright law. User assumes all responsibility for obtaining permission for reproduction or use.

Preferred Citation: [item title/description], [date]; George Davison Collection; Archives of Iowa Broadcasting, Waverly, Iowa.

Acquisition Information: Donation

Processing Information: Processing completed by R.H. on 2/11/2019.

 

Biographical Sketch/Agency History

History: George F. Davison is an attorney and a former board member of the Archives of Iowa Broadcasting. In the past, he worked as the Sunday host of WHO Radio. Davison had also been a presenter of WHO’s “Wise Guys” program from 2002-2003, in which he mainly focused on America’s transportation systems.

 

Series Description

Broadcast Recordings:

  • The collection contains audio- and videotapes donated by George Davison.
  • 109 items in four boxes.
  • Unarranged.

Container Listing

Format

Series

Content

Date

Beta

Broadcasts

DEAN WBAY Iowa Caucus Jan 1984

1984

Beta

Broadcasts

Iowa Caucus Material Dem-CBS

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Riley McManus Sale TV8

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Kalmbach Video

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Dean Davison -- WBAY-TV

 

Beta

Broadcasts

CronKite & Eisenhower D-Day

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Pat Robertson Apology to Judge Vietor

10/1/1985

Beta

Broadcasts

20-20 ABC News

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Toy Train Collectors' Club

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Olympic Opening Ceremony

 

Beta

Broadcasts

Frontline: Private Adoptions PBS

3/4/1987

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Washington report from congressman William L. Hungate

9/12/1966

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Alaska command

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Shane Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

MMA Baml St Louis

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

No title

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Shane Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

MMA-At St Louis

12/3/1967

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

4th Qtr Cameron Punceln

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Wrap-Up & Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

4th Qtr Princeton-Albany Shane Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr Princeton-Albany

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr Princeton-Albany

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr Princeton-Albany

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Cavanah Show Smithville

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Maysville 4th Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Maysville 3rd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Maysville 2nd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Maysville 1st Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr Hamilton-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr Hamilton-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

4th Qtr Hamilton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

4th Qtr Princeton Gallatin

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr Princeton Gallatin

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr Princeton Gallatin

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr Princeton Gallatin

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr Princeton Unionville

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Princeton Union

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

4th Princeton Unionville

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Wrap-Up & Cavanah Princeton-Unionville

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Wrap-Up & Cavanah / Grant City

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Grant City - [?] Fourth Quarter

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Stanberry 1st Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Stanberry 2nd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Stanberry 3rd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Stanberry 4th Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Shane Cavanah Show Princeton-Stanberry

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

No title

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton FB Special Bethany to Smithville

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Smithville-Princeton 2nd Half

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton-Smithville 1st Half

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Half Princeton vs Bethany / Shane Cavanah Show

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Half Princeton vs Bethany

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Freedom Forum 1967

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Christmas Music

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

MMA Review

4/21/1968

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

MMA Graduation - Sat & Sunday

5/25/1968

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Geo Davison / Davison-Coll Interview

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Freedom Forum - 2 interviews

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Haven Smith

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

No title

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

[?] Show OEII

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Jack Shelly

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Ronald Reagan at WHO 50th Anniversary

4/26/1974

Mini Disc

Broadcasts

Ronald reagan Wise [?] Reports Feb 2003

 

2-inch quad

Broadcasts

V-Editorial

 

2-inch quad

Broadcasts

House of Representatives Video Tape / Tractor Pull

5/2/1972

NAB cartridge

Broadcasts

Sports 4:30

 

Beta

Broadcasts

5 Extra Riding Iowa Rails

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Russ Remembered

7/21/1992

VHS

Broadcasts

Pioneer Broadcasters

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Herb Plambelk Tribute

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Iowans at War

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Laura Rastorfer JIII Final

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Illegible title

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

P. Callahans Fall Final Radio Spots

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Library of Classical Favourites

 

Cassette tape

Broadcasts

Holly Harvey's Rape & Sexual Assault

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

No title

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Shane Cavanah Show

10/11/1969

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Eagleton-Davison Interview

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Mock News cast

3/24/1970

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Rep. Hungate

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Rep. Hungate

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Washington report from congressman William L. Hungate

9/6/1966

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Alaska command

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Einsenhower Funeral Train at Mexico, Mo.

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

No title

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton 2nd Qtr

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr Grant City [?]

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr GC [?]

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

1st Qtr King City-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

2nd Qtr King City-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr King City-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

3rd Qtr Grant City-Princeton

 

1/4-inch reel

Broadcasts

Princeton Hour Shane Cavanah / Mercer Cty Hour Feature

 

CD

Broadcasts

KRNT News

1975

CD

Broadcasts

Radio's Revolution and the World's Happiest Broadcasters

 

CD

Broadcasts

Radio's Revolution and the World's Happiest Broadcasters

 

CD

Broadcasts

Del Hull

4/13/2002

CD

Broadcasts

KRNT News

1975

CD

Broadcasts

No title

2003

CD

Broadcasts

No title

 

 

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