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    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s Dedication Program WHA-TV

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    Dedication Program WHA-TV

    The program that formally marks the start of WHA-TV

    Dedication Program WHA-TV

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s Educational TV: Yes or No

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    Educational TV: Yes or No

    Norman Michie explains to Wisconsin residents the value of a public television network.

    Educational TV: Yes or No

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s Television Laboratory

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    Television Laboratory

    Watch a compilation of clips from early WHA television programs.

    Television Laboratory

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy

    Friendly the Giant shares a story about how Timid Timothy learns to be brave.

    The Friendly Giant: Timid Timothy

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s The Friendly Giant: Sad Eye the Clown

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    The Friendly Giant: Sad Eye the Clown

    Friendly the Giant reads a circus story about clowns, horses & geese.

    The Friendly Giant: Sad Eye the Clown

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s The Friendly Giant: The Big Red Barn

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    The Friendly Giant: The Big Red Barn

    Friendly the giant and his neighbors learn all about barns, big and small.

    The Friendly Giant: The Big Red Barn

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s The Friendly Giant: Far Away Places

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    The Friendly Giant: Far Away Places

    The friendly giant explores and writes about far away places, both real and imaginary.

    The Friendly Giant: Far Away Places

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s The Friendly Giant: Wait for William

    WPT Archives: 1950s

    The Friendly Giant: Wait for William

    Friendly the Giant reads Wait for William, a story about a circus parade by Marjorie Flack

    The Friendly Giant: Wait for William