Vanderbilt Television News Archive

The Vanderbilt Television News Archive is the world's most extensive and complete archive of television news. We have been recording, preserving and providing access to television news broadcasts of the national networks since August 5, 1968. The core collection includes evening news from ABC, CBS, and NBC (since 1968), an hour per day of CNN (since 1995) and Fox News (since 2004).

This Day in History

Events on or near Dec 2
1969
First Draft Lottery
1974
Mailman arrested after tons of undelivered mail discovered in his home
1982
Barney Clark reported 1st human recipient of permanent artificial heart

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