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Inventory to the Free to Choose Video Tape Collection
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  • Access
  • Publication Rights
  • Preferred Citation
  • Acquisition Information
  • Accruals
  • Scope and Content of Collection
  • Related Collection(s)

  • Title: Free to Choose video tape collection
    Date: 1980
    Collection Number: 80201
    Contributing Institution: Hoover Institution Archives
    Language of Material: English
    Physical Description: 10 manuscript boxes, 10 motion picture film reels, 42 videotape reels (26.6 linear feet)
    Abstract: Motion picture film, video tapes, and film strips, of the television series Free to Choose, featuring Milton Friedman and relating to laissez-faire economics, and produced by Penn Communications and television station WQLN in Erie, Pennsylvania, in 1980. Includes commercial and master film copies, unedited film, and correspondence, memoranda, and legal agreements, relating to production of the series, 1977-1985. Digitized copies of many of the sound and video recordings in this collection, as well as some of Friedman's writings, are available at http://miltonfriedman.hoover.org .
    Physical location: Hoover Institution Archives

    Access

    Collection is open for research. The Hoover Institution Archives only allows access to copies of audiovisual items. To listen to sound recordings or to view videos or films during your visit, please contact the Archives at least two working days before your arrival. We will then advise you of the accessibility of the material you wish to see or hear. Please note that not all audiovisual material is immediately accessible.

    Publication Rights

    For copyright status, please contact the Hoover Institution Archives

    Preferred Citation

    [Identification of item], Free to Choose video tape collection, [Box number], Hoover Institution Archives

    Acquisition Information

    Acquired by the Hoover Institution Archives in 1980.

    Accruals

    Materials may have been added to the collection since this finding aid was prepared. To determine if this has occurred, find the collection in Stanford University's online catalog at http://searchworks.stanford.edu/ . Materials have been added to the collection if the number of boxes listed in the online catalog is larger than the number of boxes listed in this finding aid.

    Scope and Content of Collection

    The television series Free to Choose, featuring Milton Friedman and relating to laissez-faire economics, was produced by Penn Communications and television station WQLN in Erie, Pennsylvania, in 1980. Includes numerous formats of video tape, including commercial and master film copies, unedited film, motion picture film, VHS video tapes, audio tapes, and film strips. Also contains project files, correspondence, memoranda, publicity materials, and legal agreements relating to production of the series, 1977-1983.

    Related Collection(s)

    Milton Friedman papers, Hoover Institution Archives

    Collected Works of Milton Friedman website, http://miltonfriedman.hoover.org 

    Collected Works of Milton Friedman Project Transcripts, Hoover Institution Archives

    The Legacy of Milton and Rose Friedman's Free to Choose conference proceedings, 2003, Hoover Institution Archives

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Friedman, Milton, 1912-2006
    Penn Communications.
    WQLN (Television station : Erie, Pa.)
    Economics.
    Laissez-faire.
    Moving-pictures.
    Video tapes.