Scope and Content of Collection
The Joseph A. Flaherty Papers cover the years 1931 to 2008, with the bulk of the collection from 1965 to 2007. The collection documents Flaherty's career as a television engineer. The largest components of the collection are speeches and video tapes. They relate to the pioneering work Flaherty performed during his long career as CBS. Other materials in the collection include awards and one photograph.