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Documents

'Radio Times' TV listing, 23 November, 1963
Written: 1963
How 'Radio Times' recorded the first episode of 'Doctor Who' in the TV listings.

Audience Research Report: 'The Power of the Daleks'
Written: 1966
Patrick Troughton's first adventure as the Doctor gets a cautious response from viewers.

Audience Research on 'An Unearthly Child'.
Written: 1963
What the viewers thought of the first episode of 'Doctor Who'.

'Radio Times' Letters Page, 24 November 1966
Written: 1966
The 'Radio Times' letters page receives a mixed reception to the new Doctor Who.

Letter to 'Radio Times' about William Hartnell.
Written: 1965
A viewer sends in a letter of support for 'Doctor Who' actor William Hartnell.

Images

William Hartnell as the Doctor.

William Hartnell as the Doctor, wearing a striped scarf and Astrakhan hat.

William Hartnell as the Doctor and Carole Ann Ford as Susan.

The Tardis and its passengers in a prehistoric desert.

Carole Ann Ford, Jacqueline Hill, Verity Lambert, William Russell and William Hartnell.

The first Doctor (William Hartnell) shows his time travel machine - the TARDIS - to Ben and Polly.

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