Image Sources

  • CBS Photo Archive
  • Dolph Briscoe Center for American History
  • The Cronkite Family
  • Associated Press
  • Theo Westenberger
  • National Aeronautics and Space Administration
  • White House Photographers
  • Getty Images
  • Corbis Images

Video Sources

  • CBS News Video Archive
  • Vanderbilt University Television News Archive

Reference/Research Material


  • Cronkite, W. (1996). A Reporter’s Life. New York, NY: Ballantine Books.
  • Cronkite, W., & Carleton, D. E. (2011). Conversations With Cronkite, as Told to Don Carleton. Austin, TX: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History.
  • Cronkite IV, W., & Isserman, M. (2013). Cronkite’s War: His World war II Letters Home. Washington, DC: National Geographic Society.
  • Brinkley, D. (2012). Cronkite. New York, NY: HarperCollins Publishers.
  • Gay, T. M. (2012). Assignment To Hell, The War Against Nazi Germany with Correspondents Walter Cronkite, Andy Rooney, A.J. Liebling, Homer Bigart, and Hal Boyle. New York, NY: New American Library.
  • James, D. (). Walter Cronkite, His Life & Times. Brentwood, TN: JM Productions.