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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting: Liz Mathis Collection

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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting

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Liz Mathis 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, 1986-1997. This collection contains the work of Liz Mathis, a former reporter and anchor at KWWL. The Mathis collection consists mostly of VHS and U-matic type videocassettes. Main subjects of the recordings are politics, newscasts and documentaries.

Scope and Content Note

Extent: 63 items

Physical Description: Videotapes (BETACAM SP, U-matic, MII, VHS, DVC pro).

Dates: 1986-1997.

Subjects: Interview/audition tapes, newscasts, lifestyle, documentary, entertainment, sports, political conventions, Bill Clinton, Ronald Reagan, KWWL, NBC, KCRG.

Related Material: KWWL Television 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]; Liz Mathis Collection; Wartburg College Archives, Waverly, Iowa.

Acquisition Information: Donation.

Processing Information: Processing completed by R.H. on 10/04/2018.

 

Biographical Sketch/Agency History

History: Elizabeth Mathis was born in 1958 on a farm in DeWitt, Iowa. She is currently working as a senator on the Iowa State Senate. Mathis started her career as an anchor and reporter at KWWL, where she was employed until 1996. She then joined the faculty of Wartburg College and later became a producer at KCRG-TV. Mathis has been on the Iowa State Senate since 2011, standing up for causes like child healthcare, mental health treatment or the prevention of illegal drug distribution.

 

Bibliography:

 

Series Description

Broadcast Recordings:

  • The collection contains videocassettes with Liz Mathis’s work between 1986 and 1997.
  • 63 videotapes on two and a half shelves.
  • Unarranged.

 

Container Listing

Format

Series

Content

Date

BETACAM SP

Broadcasts

Liz Mathis Tape #1

 

BETACAM SP

Broadcasts

Liz Mathis Tape #2

7/3/1998

BETACAM SP

Broadcasts

Liz Mathis Tape #3

7/24/1999

BETACAM SP

Broadcasts

KCRG TV9 News At Christmas

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Planting Partners

7/24/1999

U-matic

Broadcasts

EARTH DAY

4/12/1999

U-matic

Broadcasts

Money Pro News

4/15/1990

U-matic

Broadcasts

Wet lands Project 7

8/24/1990

U-matic

Broadcasts

Liz Mathis - Kids of Divorce - 10 parts

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

KWWL 1-9-91

1/9/1991

U-matic

Broadcasts

illegible title

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

no title

 

MII

Broadcasts

B Roll

12/9/1995

MII

Broadcasts

National Republican Convention

 

MII

Broadcasts

A Roll

 

MII

Broadcasts

Liz Demo Reel

 

MII

Broadcasts

Nat. Rep. Convent '92

1992

MII

Broadcasts

Tracy Demo

1/3/1994

U-matic

Broadcasts

Cry For Help

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

4/4/89 Demo

4/4/1989

U-matic

Broadcasts

Ia's Place In Space 1-3

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Uncovering the Body Wrap

6/28/1985-3/3/1986

U-matic

Broadcasts

Demo Reel (? Illegible)

7/3/1986

U-matic

Broadcasts

no title

8/2/1989

U-matic

Broadcasts

no title

8/7/1985

U-matic

Broadcasts

Homegrown, Foreign Owned Parts 1, 2, 3

10/5/1988

U-matic

Broadcasts

Tuesday Sign-off

4/23/1991-4/30/1991

U-matic

Broadcasts

10pm Weather Backgrounds

12/7/1988

U-matic

Broadcasts

no title

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Caneu Survivor/Shirley Ruedy IOTV Sunday

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Profiles Summer 1989

1989

U-matic

Broadcasts

"Wheel of Fortune" Tape 1 Airtape

4/29/1988

U-matic

Broadcasts

Bruce Kasser

1/23/1989

U-matic

Broadcasts

Class of  [? illegible]

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Baby Boomers parts 1-4

 

VHS

Broadcasts

"ONE SMALL STEP" Moon Landing Special

7/19/1994

VHS

Broadcasts

Rumor, Risk & Reality

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #1

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape 1a - Gift of music

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #2

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #2A Winter w Show

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #3

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #4

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tape #5

 

VHS

Broadcasts

NBC national news Tabi Schueler (?)

10/13/1997

VHS

Broadcasts

KWWL newscasts, NBC Nightly News, various TV shows (Seinfeld, Er, etc.)

10/10/1997

VHS

Broadcasts

Liz career tape

5/29/1996

VHS

Broadcasts

Princess Diana

1997

VHS

Broadcasts

Buchanan for President

1996

VHS

Broadcasts

ENG - Liying (?)

 

VHS

Broadcasts

(Full) Republican/Democratic National Convention 1996

1996

VHS

Broadcasts

Liz and Joan in New York City

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Tiger Woods: Son, Hero and Champion

1996

VHS

Broadcasts

Og MSNBC/CNBC verdict

 

VHS

Broadcasts

no title

1996

VHS

Broadcasts

Republican/Democratic National Convention Speeches

1996

VHS

Broadcasts

Resume Tapes

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Og. NBC Simpson verdict

 

VHS

Broadcasts

illegible title

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Crime Files

 

VHS

Broadcasts

Audition tape

 

DVC pro

Broadcasts

50th Anniversary Specials

 

U-matic

Broadcasts

Cast

2/3/1989

 

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