Telegraphs to Telefís Éireann on Opening Night

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Telegraph 1961
Telegraph 1961

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Telegraphs of congratulations on the opening night of Telefís Éireann.

  • Title
    Opening Night Telegraphs
  • Production Year
    1961
  • Publisher Broadcaster
    RTÉ
  • Material Type
    Document
  • Clip title
    Telegraphs to Telefís Éireann on Opening Night
  • Extended description

    Telefís Éireann received many telegraphs of congratulations on its opening night, New Year's Eve 1961. A selection of these telegraphs is presented here. The well-wishers include Darcy Hayward of the United Nations, English author Francis Durbridge and his wife Nora, and closer to home, Síle Ní Bhriain and the staff of the Cork Studio Centre.

  • Information

    This document is part of the RTÉ Archives document collection.

    5 items.

    Telefís Éireann began broadcasting on New Year's Eve 1961 with a gala opening night of celebrations.

  • Local keywords
    Communications, Television, Telefís Éireann, Telegraph, Opening Night, Documents, Document
  • Geographical coverage
    Ireland
  • Topic
    The Media
  • Country of production
    Ireland
  • IPR restrictions
    Rights Reserved - Free Access
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  • Item type
    part/extract
  • Item colour
    Colour
  • Language used
    English (eng)
  • Original language
    English (eng)
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Telegraphs to Telefís Éireann on Opening Night

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