Most of an August 1964 episode of The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson has been recovered and restored–in color. Watch the monologue.
ABC had a short dream sequence cut from an episode of The Patty Duke Show just days after President Kennedy’s assassination. Does this lost footage exist?
Barbara Walters interviewed William Shatner and Leonard Nimoy on The Today Show on September 1, 1966 to promote Star Trek. Does this footage still survive?
In 1946, WNBT aired four live television specials based on the long-running radio drama Lights Out. All are considered lost.
The very first authorized commercial aired on WNBT in New York City on July 1st, 1941. There are no known recordings of this TV milestone.
The Television Ghost aired in New York City on experimental CBS TV station W2XAB from 1931 to 1933. Only a single photograph survives.