Scope and Content of Collection
The Raymond D. Hurlbert papers document his work as General Manager of the Alabama Educational Television Commission and in particular its creation, and his participation in the legislative hearings concerning educational and then public broadcasting. This collection covers the period from 1953 to 1975. It contains articles, certificates of appreciation, clippings, correspondence, hearings, legislation, minutes, publications, speeches, and statements. Notable correspondents include William G. Harley, John C. Schwarzwalder, Chalmers H. Marquis, and Douglass Cater.