The article focuses on the speech by four scholars including Mary E. Beadle, Madeleine Liseblad and Mike Conway, delivered at the 2016 American Journalism Historians Association annual conference held in Saint Petersburg, Florida, on television news history research. Beadle discusses the lack of material in local television history research. Liseblad discusses the challenges and opportunities of television history research in Europe while Conway discusses access to historic broadcasts.
Beadle, Mary E.; Conway, Mike; Lideblad, Madeleine; and Murray, Michael D., "An Encouragement of Television News History Research: A Roundtable Discussion." (2017). 2017 Faculty Bibliography. 50.