November 2, 2013-February 23, 2014, 9:00AM-4:00PM; (he Museum of East Tennessee History is open 9:00 am to 4:00 pm, Monday through Friday; 10:00 am to 4:00 pm, Saturday; and 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm, Sunday.)
A new exhibition, “Live! On Air! and in Your Living Room,” at the Museum of East Tennessee History through February 23, 2014, examines the first twenty years of East Tennessee Television. The exhibit is rich with vintage clips from the old Cas Walker Farm and Home Hour, Bonnie Lou and Buster, Jim Clayton’s Startime, early television commercials, and much, much more. A 1960s living room and a backdrop of from the Cas Walker Show bring the era to life.
The exhibition is a collaborative partnership with the Tennessee Archive of Moving Image and Sound a division of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection and the East Tennessee Historical Society.