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Found in WSLS-TV (Roanoke, VA) News Film Collection, 1951 to 1971 1968 June

Director of the Roanoke Civic Center Howard E. Radford Talks About the Formation of the Metropolitan Roanoke Convention Bureau

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The WSLS-TV News Film Collection, 1951-1971, comprises anchor scripts and 16mm news film created by Roanoke, Va., television station WSLS. A grant from the National Endowment for the Humanities funded the preservation and digitization of this collection.

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1 min., 22 sec.
Roanoke Civic Center Director Howard E. Radford discusses the formation of the Metropolitan Roanoke Convention Bureau, which will be the sales agency for the Roanoke Valley, a necessity with the completion of the new Roanoke Civic Center in May 1970. According to Radford, the new Metropolitan Roanoke Convention Bureau will function within the framework of the United States Chamber of Commerce and operate for the well-being of the entire Roanoke area community.
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