Carnegie Corporation of New York Records. Series III. Grants. III.A. Grant files, ca.1911-1988. Box no. 489
A 1966 Carnegie Corporation of New York grant to study the feasibility of entertaining and teaching through television launched and funded the Children's Television Workshop, the producer of Sesame Street, the Electric Company and other noted children's educational programs that revolutionized children's television The Corporation has been its supporter ever since.