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    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s 360 Degrees: 22

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    360 Degrees: 22

    Various examples of cooperative action are explored

    360 Degrees: 22

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Under the dome

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Under the dome

    Take a tour of Wisconsin's Capitol building

    Under the dome

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Target #608

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Target #608

    A panel discusses upcoming crime legislation, including eliminating parole

    Target #608

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Target #606

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Target #606

    A panel discusses a proposed bill that would make all consenting, private sex acts legal

    Target #606

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Encompass: The Adventurers

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Encompass: The Adventurers

    Wisconsinites enjoy several adventures, including parachuting and long-distance canoeing.

    Encompass: The Adventurers

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Catch 21: The New Season

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Catch 21: The New Season

    A preview of the new programs broadcast during the 1979 season on public television.

    Catch 21: The New Season

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s WHA 25th Anniversary Celebration

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    WHA 25th Anniversary Celebration

    WHA Celebrates Their 25th Annviersary with dancing, food and games at Vilas Hall in 1979.

    WHA 25th Anniversary Celebration

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Dollars and Senses

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Dollars and Senses

    A 1978 theatrical documentary illustrating the financial struggles of the arts industry.

    Dollars and Senses

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s American Pie Forum #10

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    American Pie Forum #10

    Dave (played by David Canary) longs for his football and musical stardom of high school.

    American Pie Forum #10

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s American Pie Forum #8

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    American Pie Forum #8

    Barbara fights back when she thinks Stanley won a job over her because of gender

    American Pie Forum #8

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s American Pie Forum #5

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    American Pie Forum #5

    David Canary performs; discussions include the Veterans Administration and discrimination

    American Pie Forum #5

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s A Hot Time in Madison

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    A Hot Time in Madison

    1977-1978 season UW men's hockey highlights.

    A Hot Time in Madison

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Between the Lines: The Madison Newspaper Strike

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Between the Lines: The Madison Newspaper Strike

    Explore the reasons behind the 1977 newspaper strike and what came out of it.

    Between the Lines: The Madison Newspaper Strike

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Tryout TV: Child Abuse, a Time to Speak

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Tryout TV: Child Abuse, a Time to Speak

    An informational expose on the horrors of child abuse.

    Tryout TV: Child Abuse, a Time to Speak

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s How to produce TV: A remote

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    How to produce TV: A remote

    Go behind the scenes of a hockey game broadcast

    How to produce TV: A remote

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Snowmobile Safety

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Snowmobile Safety

    This 1977 video addresses safety strategies for snowmobiling.

    Snowmobile Safety

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s The Only Game In Town

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    The Only Game In Town

    Basketball holds a powerful place in urban communities.

    The Only Game In Town

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Sybil Robinson Presents: The Brontes

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Sybil Robinson Presents: The Brontes

    Biographical description of the Bronte family on a decorated stage.

    Sybil Robinson Presents: The Brontes

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s TryOut TV:  The Gay Response

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    TryOut TV: The Gay Response

    In 1977, a panel of gays and lesbians discuss aspects of life from a personal perspective.

    TryOut TV: The Gay Response

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s On Wisconsin Women: Issues Facing Women

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    On Wisconsin Women: Issues Facing Women

    In this 1977 documentary, a panel of women discusses eliminating sexual stereotypes.

    On Wisconsin Women: Issues Facing Women

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Target #302: "The La Follette Legacy"

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Target #302: "The La Follette Legacy"

    A Target special centered on Wisconsin's most famous political family: the La Follettes.

    Target #302: "The La Follette Legacy"

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Target: What's happening to my hometown?

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Target: What's happening to my hometown?

    People are moving from cities to rural communities. Why?

    Target: What's happening to my hometown?

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Target the State 1974-11-13

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Target the State 1974-11-13

    Frank Lloyd Wright: Prophet without Honor

    Target the State 1974-11-13

    Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1970s Just a Cop

    WPT Archives: 1970s

    Just a Cop

    Follow a Madison police officer during his shift for two months.

    Just a Cop