Miller Center

Nancy Dickerson

Speaker: Nancy Dickerson
Date: August 11, 1972
Staff Assistant to Senate Committee on Foreign Relations (1951-1953). During the 1950's, worked with the Columbia Broadcasting System (CBS), in Washington, D.C., as a producer of radio and television news programs, including "The Leading Question" and "Face the Nation". Later became the first female CBS news correspondent (1960-1963). Covered Democratic presidential campaign (1960). Later worked with the National Broadcasting Co. (NBC), in Washington, D.C., as a news correspondent for radio and television news (1960-1970).