Milwaukee Television History

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Dick Golembiewski | Publisher :

ISBN 10 : 0874620554
ISBN 13 : 9780874620559

"Milwaukee - not New York, Chicago or Los Angeleswas the scene of a number of television firsts: The Journal Company filed the very first application for a commercial TV license wi..

Encyclopedia Of Journalism

Pub Date : 2009-09-25 | Author : Christopher H. Sterling | Publisher : SAGE Publications

ISBN 10 : 9781452261522
ISBN 13 : 1452261520

"Written in a clear and accessible style that would suit the needs of journalists and scholars alike, this encyclopedia is highly recommended for large news organizations and all s..

Baseball

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Benjamin G. Rader | Publisher : University of Illinois Press

ISBN 10 : 9780252075506
ISBN 13 : 0252075501

A succinct history of baseball, newly revised and updated..

A Spirited History Of Milwaukee Brews Booze

Pub Date : 2011-07-29 | Author : Martin Hintz | Publisher : Arcadia Publishing

ISBN 10 : 9781614233893
ISBN 13 : 1614233896

Crack open the first complete history of Brew City booze. Discover how Milwaukee's "rum holes" weathered Prohibition and which Jones Island barkeep owned the longest mustaches. Cop..

Milwaukee Braves

Pub Date : 2012-08-22 | Author : William Povletich | Publisher : Wisconsin Historical Society

ISBN 10 : 9780870205101
ISBN 13 : 0870205102

During their thirteen years in Wisconsin, the Milwaukee Braves never endured a losing season, won two National League pennants, and in 1957 brought Milwaukee its only World Series ..

Obituaries In The Performing Arts 2009

Pub Date : 2010-05-24 | Author : Harris M. Lentz III | Publisher : McFarland

ISBN 10 : 9780786441747
ISBN 13 : 0786441747

Among 2009's many notable losses in the performing arts are actors Patrick Swayze and Karl Malden, newsman Walter Cronkite, entertainers Soupy Sales and Captain Lou Albano, televis..