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Collection Dates: 1982 – 1988
Scope and Content Note: The collection consists of 12 episodes of Cagney & Lacey on 16mm film.
Biographical Note: "Cagney and Lacey, a U.S. police procedural... aired on the CBS television network from 1982-88.... Though rated in the list of 'top 25' programs only once during those years, the show drew critical acclaim--and controversy--and established a substantial audience of fiercely loyal viewers who, on at least one occasion, helped save the program from cancellation by the network."--"Cagney and Lacey" from The Museum of Broadcast Communications, http://www.museum.tv/eotvsection.php?entrycode=cagneyandla (Viewed March 22, 2010)
Extent: 12 film reels : sd., col. ; 16 mm.
Genre: Police drama;Television;Drama
Subject Headings: Cagney and Lacey (Television program);Television--United States;Women on television;Women employees on television;Police drama.
Provenance: Collection on permanent loan to the Walter J. Brown Media Archives from the UCLA Film & Television Archives.
Cite Collection As: Cagney & Lacey films collection, circa 1982-1988. Walter J. Brown Media Archives and Peabody Awards Collection, The University of Georgia Libraries.
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