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Bykov D. V. Features of Experimental Television Stations Development in the USA in the First Half of the XXth Century. Izvestiya of Saratov University. Philology. Journalism, 2017, vol. 17, iss. 3, pp. 356-360. DOI:

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Features of Experimental Television Stations Development in the USA in the First Half of the XXth Century

The article presents a comparative analysis of how experimental TV stations worked in the US in the first half of the XXth century in the cities of Washington, Schenectady, Boston, New York, Long Island City, Los Angeles, Chicago and other; their development features are identified.


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