Television comes to Alexandra Palace (1938)

Newsreel footage of the preparations for the first television broadcast from Alexandra Palace in 1938.

Brief description

Several shots around the new experimental television studio. A girl is filmed to demonstrate cameras and TV at work. Various shots showing erecting the television aerial at Alexandra Palace, London. Aerial goes high up on the top of the tower. Various shots inside studios, staff restaurant, director in his office, technicians at work, cameramen, make up, control room, etc.

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