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Women broadcasters -- Archives.

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Martha Brooks papers

 Collection 0012-MMC-LAB
Abstract "Martha Brooks" was the primary stage name of broadcaster Irma Lemke (1908-1999) during her career at WGY in Schenectady, NY. She began working at the station in 1931, and her "Martha Brooks Show" aired from 1937 to 1971. In the late 1930's she became a television pioneer as well, as she wrote, produced, and often starred in live, on-air productions over WGY's television station, WRGB-TV. The Martha Brooks papers span 1924 to 1991 and contain correspondence, speeches, scripts and short...