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Tech of the past: '50s, '60s & '70s TVs

The advent of television in the 1950s changed the American living room, however. Instead of the radio being the centerpiece -- if anything -- now the television takes over. This display shows the evolution of the television set through the 1950s, 1960s, and 1970s.

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