University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the Christopher E. Martin Papers, 1996-2004



Descriptive Summary

Creator: Martin, Christopher E.
Title: Martin, Christopher E., Papers
Dates: 1996-2004
Abstract: The Christopher Martin Papers, 1996-2004, consist of reporter’s notebooks dating from his time spent as a producer for CBS news. The collection also includes VHS and Betacam SP tapes of CBS news programs which he produced, as well as photographs relating to his work as a producer.
Accession No.: 2015-296
OCLC No.: 936338495
Extent: 3 ft.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Biographical Note

Christopher Martin studied communications at Ithaca College before becoming a producer at CBS News in 1992. While at CBS, he worked on 60 Minutes, 60 Minutes II, CBS Evening News and various feature assignments. Martin was recognized for his work with Emmy Awards in 1996 and 2011, and a Peabody Award in 1994. Martin currently lives in Austin, Texas.

Source: Linked in. "Christopher Martin." Accessed January 11, 2016. https://www.linkedin.com/in/christophermartintv.


Scope and Contents

The Christopher Martin Papers, 1996-2004, consist of reporter’s notebooks dating from his time spent as a producer for CBS. The collection also includes VHS and Betacam SP tapes of CBS news programs which he produced, as well as photographs relating to his work as a producer.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Use of Betacam SP tapes by appointment only; please contact repository for more information.


Index Terms

Subjects (Persons)
Martin, Christopher E. -- Archives
Subjects (Organizations)
CBS Inc.
Subjects
60 minutes (Television program)
60 minutes II (Television program)
CBS evening news (Television program)
Reporters and reporting
Broadcast journalism
Television producers and directors

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Christopher E. Martin Papers, 1996-2004, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by Esther Kirchner, January 2016.


Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Reporter's Notebooks

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4Y14a 1996-2004
(28 notebooks)
Undated
(2 notebooks)
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4Jc37 Undated
(21 notebooks)



 

VHS Tapes

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4La33 60 Minutes II: American Dream Defense, October 31, 2000
60 Minutes II: JFK Jr., July 20, 1999
60 Minutes II: Killing to Die, January 27, 1999
60 Minutes II: Getting Away with Genocide, December 14, 1999
60 Minutes II: One Heck of a Show, June 4, 2003
60 Minutes II, May 28, 2003
60 Minutes Weeknight: Jimmy Buffet, October 6, 2004
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4Y14b 60 Minutes Weeknight: The Winner is Dan Rather, November 11, 2004
60 Minutes Weeknight, October 13, 2004
Sunday Morning: Nursing Home, October 18, 1998
(2 copies)
Public Eye: Schwarzkopf in Vietnam, undated
Rather/cem, undated



 

Betacam SP Tapes

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4Y14b 60 Minutes II: Pools, June 2, 1999
60 Minutes II: Deep Impact, May 30, 2000
60 Minutes II: Mug Shots, undated
60 Minutes II: Product Placement, undated
60 Minutes II: Iraqi TV, undated
60 Minutes II: Killing to Die, January 27, 1999
60 Minutes II: Getting Away with Genocide; What Really happened at Waco, undated
60 Minutes II: Billy Bragg Sampler, undated
(2 copies)
60 Minutes II: Ground Zero of Grief, September 12, 2001
60 Minutes II: The Liar, May 16, 2000
60 Minutes II: Calendars; Super Bowl, January 7, 2004; January 28, 2004
60 Minutes: Jimmy Buffet Update, October 4, 2004
In Your Face America (Goldberg), April 7, 1998
Christopher E. Martin, Producer, undated
Waco; Killing to Die; Singapore; In Your Face, America, undated
Car Talk, undated
Denzel, undated
James Hamm, undated
Hole in the Head update, undated
Buffet Update, undated
Grodin: Successories, undated
Chris reel 1-6, undated
Chris reel 7, undated
12 Days of Christmas Q & A, December 10, 1997
Booker, August 28, 2000
Public Eye: Sinatra of Hoboken, undated
Geist: Steroids, undated
Geist: Product Placement, undated
Geist: Water, undated
Geist: Choices v.1, undated
Geist: Ordinary Man, undated



 
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3S36 Photographs, undated