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Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s Fun Time

WPT Archives: 1950s

Fun Time

A daily children's program from the 1950s

Fun Time

Video thumbnail: WPT Archives: 1950s 5 Sides of a Square

WPT Archives: 1950s

5 Sides of a Square

The Wisconsin Players present a murder mystery

5 Sides of a Square

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