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Library of Congress Preserving 50s-70s TV shows
Topic Started: Jul 16 2013, 04:48 PM (1,743 Views)
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This is an article about the Library of Congress preserving 50s-70s TV shows that were recorded on videotape. I found this part particularly interesting:

The Library of Congress is hoping eventually to convert all of its 700,000 tapes to a digital format. Most of its holdings were deposits required by law: Any movie or TV show that is copyrighted must have a copy donated to the library.

I wonder whether this includes old soap episodes. Wouldn't it be great if some of them previously believed lost are at the LOC?

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