Dave Astor on the set of his final show, Portland, 1971

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Dave Astor on the set of his final show, Portland, 1971

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Description

The Dave Astor Show was a locally produced television program featuring high school students from surrounding schools. The program aired its final show on June 26, 1971.

The show, which reached nearly 35,000 Portland area homes at its peak, began on WGAN-TV in 1955. It later moved to WCSH-TV.

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About This Item

  • Title: Dave Astor on the set of his final show, Portland, 1971
  • Creation Date: 1971-06-26
  • Subject Date: 1971-06-26
  • Town: Portland
  • County: Cumberland
  • State: ME
  • Media: Film transparency
  • Dimensions: 2 cm x 3.5 cm
  • Local Code: Coll. 2499, Box 8/DA919
  • Collection: Dave Astor Collection
  • Object Type: Image

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Maine Historical Society
485 Congress Street, Portland, ME 04101
(207) 774-1822 x219
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