Photograph

Description
Broadcasting pioneer, Raoul A. Cortez, founder and owner of KCOR-TV in San Antonio, Texas at his desk with his grandchildren, Miriam Nicolas (left) and Emilio Nicolas, Jr. (right). The early Spanish-language radio and television station was a family business. Emilio, Jr. worked at the station when he was older with his father, Emilio Nicolas, Sr. Cortez, eventually sold the station to his son-in-law Emilio Nicolas and a group of investors in the early 1960s who built it into the Spanish International Network (SIN), the forerunner to Univision.
Location
Currently not on view
date made
1950s
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
Measurements
overall: 3 in x 4 1/8 in; 7.62 cm x 10.4775 cm
ID Number
2014.0320.11
catalog number
2014.0320.11
accession number
2014.0320
Credit Line
Gift of Emilio and Irma Nicolas
subject
Radio and television broadcasting
Latino
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Work and Industry: Production and Manufacturing
KCOR Radio and Television
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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