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May 3, 2011 Whew, it's been such a fun day at NPR. Here's what we've been doing to celebrate NPR and ATC's 40th anniversary.
Wayne Hetrich works on the Accu-Peak meter. This device, which NPR had patented, measures loudness.
May 3, 2011 Even in our early days, NPR has worked hard to produce and distribute the news using the best technical machinery and devices available. But, let's just say we've come along way from reel-to-reel tapes.
May 3, 2011 In the time since All Things Considered's first broadcast 40 years ago on May 3, 1971, a dozen hosts, supported by hundreds of staffers, have daily reported the news of the day, and a whole lot else. Check out these photos of the hosts and staff over the last 40 years.
May 3, 2011 As we take a walk down memory lane today through 40 years of NPR, we thought you might like to see what your favorite NPR journalists looked like decades ago...and what they look like now.
May 3, 2011 Here's your chance to lead the way to dance floor of NPR and All Things Considered's 40th Anniversary Party. Because we think 40 years of producing great journalism and thoughtful stories is a good enough reason to celebrate. Everyone is invited to this party.
May 3, 2011 Forty years ago today, on May 3, 1971, NPR debuted its first program: All Things Considered. Join us today for a celebration complete with photos from the archives and avatars for your Facebook profile. Happy Birthday NPR and ATC!
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