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Sarah McClendon Visits Hall of News Reporting, by Unknown, October 3, 1974, Smithsonian Archives - History Div, SIA2011-0727.

October 3, 1974

Sarah McClendon, journalist and radio and television newscaster, tours the Hall of News Reporting at the National Museum of American History with curator Peter Marzio.  She also spoke to the exhibit docents about "Women in the News."More

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