Advertisement for WLAC-TV Eyewitness News at 10

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2 images
Published by
Unidentified
Subject of
Winfrey, Oprah, American, born 1954
Mason, Vic
WLAC-TV, American, founded 1954
Medium
ink on newsprint
Dimensions
H x W: 1 3/4 × 4 3/4 in. (4.5 × 12 cm)
Type
advertisements
Place used
Nashville, Davidson County, Tennessee, United States, North and Central America
Date
1976
Description
A newsprint advertisement featuring a black-and-white images of WLAC-TV co-anchors, Oprah Winfrey and Vic Mason. Winfrey and Mason are visible from the chest up. Both are facing the viewers and smiling. Mason is on the far right. He is wearing a dark suit jacket and a light toned, button down shirt. Winfrey is depicted behind Mason's proper left shoulder. She is wearing a wearing a light toned, collared garment. The text on the left side of the advertisement reads [5 / takes you / there / live. / Eyewitness News at 10 / Vic Mason / and Oprah Winfrey]. The back of the advertisement features an advertisement for Jim Walter Homes.
Topic
African American
Actors
Journalism
Mass media
Television
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2018.15.1
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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Classification
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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