Edward Bliss papers, 1938-1961


This collection has:

2.50 cubic ft., 9 audio-visual media

Edward "Ed" Bliss, Jr. worked as a print journalist and news editor before in Ohio before becoming producer and editor for Edward R. Murrow from 1945 to 1955. Bliss also served as an assistant to the president of CBS News in 1962 before becoming editor of “CBS Evening News with Walter Cronkite” in 1963. Bliss left CBS News in 1968 to establish the broadcast journalism program at the School of Communication at American University in Washington, D.C.

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