Search the Archive

Cronkite Death / His Own Words / Brinkley Interview #939582

CNN Evening News for Friday, Jul 17, 2009
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: John King) Walter Cronkite, who died tonight, at the anchor desk & beyond shown with his own words covering many major stories.

(Studio: John King) Live discussion held with "And That's the Way It Is" author Douglas Brinkley about Cronkite; photos & film of Walter shown. [Voice of BRINKLEY - talks about the treasure trove of papers at the University of Texas with Walter being a window on history & he saved everything; gives examples from the papers there from the days at CBS with him being the orchestra leader.]

Reporter(s):
King, John
Duration:
00:07:10

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.