Carnegie II’s preface to A Public Trust

Posted: January 30, 1979

Report of the Carnegie Commission on the Future of Public Broadcasting — Preface In 1977, 10 years after the original Carnegie Commission recommended federal aid to public television, the Carnegie Corporation of New York created a second blue-ribbon panel to … Continue reading

FCC v. Pacifica Foundation et al., 1978

Posted: July 3, 1978

438 U.S. 726 FEDERAL COMMUNICATIONS COMMISSION v. PACIFICA FOUNDATION ET AL. CERTIORARI TO THE UNITED STATES COURT OF APPEALS FOR THE DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA CIRCUIT No. 77-528. Argued in the U.S. Supreme Court, April 18-19, 1978, and decided, July 3, 1978. … Continue reading

Public Television Program Financing

Posted: October 1, 1972

This detailed paper was published in the October 1972 issue of Educational Broadcasting Review, the journal of the National Association of Educational Broadcasters. The paper — by Hartford Gunn, the first president of PBS — led to PBS’s creation of … Continue reading

National Public Radio, Inc., By-Laws, 1970

Posted: February 26, 1970

NPR’s original bylaws were put into effect when it was incorporated on Feb. 26, 1970. ARTICLE I. Name The Corporation shall be known as NATIONAL PUBLIC RADIO, INC. ARTICLE II. Offices 2.1 Registered Office. The Corporation shall maintain a registered … Continue reading