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Guide to the Captain Midnight radio and tv Code-O-Graph collection PA SC 25
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Description
The Captain Midnight radio and TV Code-O-Graph collection consists of a small collection of promotional toy decoding devices, photographs, and memorabilia packaging, offering insight into wartime entertainment and its continued influence into the Cold War era.
Background
The Captain Midnight Radio program was one of the most popular children's shows of the 1940's. It centered around the character of flying ace Captain Midnight (formerly Captain Albright) who had received his nickname years before when he, as an army flyer, returned from a dangerous mission at the stroke of twelve, just in time to save the Allied cause.
Extent
0.21 linear feet (1 half-size document box)
Restrictions
Copyright has not been assigned to the Department of Special Collections, UCSB. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Head of Special Collections. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Department of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which also must be obtained.
Availability
The collection is open for research.