5 finding aid(s) found containing the word(s) Radio--United States--History.

  1. WOR oral history interview transcripts, 1979-1982

    approximately 100 items. 2 containers. 0.8 linear feet. -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    Marianne Macy conducted interviews of former WOR employees and talent ca. 1980-1982 for the Columbia University Center for Oral History's WOR oral history project. The textual materials consists of transcripts from the interview, as well as schedules, publicity, and other materials related to the 30th anniversary celebration of WOR-TV.

  2. David Martin Freedman papers from the WWOZ collection, 1971-2007

    approximately 1,750 items. 5 containers. 2.1 linear feet. -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The collection consists principally of David Martin Freedman's papers during his tenure at KUSP and other radio stations in the 1970's, including a nearly complete set of daily program logs for KUSP from April 1972 to April 1974.

  3. National Broadcasting Company history files, 1922-1986

    1966 folders of manuscript and published papers. -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The National Broadcasting Company History files document the activities of the first national broadcasting network in the United States. The collection includes memoranda, correspondence, speeches, reports, policy statements, and pamphlets covering the creation of the network, its growth in the field of radio, and its subsequent expansion into television broadcasting.

  4. National Broadcasting Company press releases, 1924-1950

    128 volumes. 128 items. -- Recorded Sound Reference Center, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Library holds press releases issued by NBC from 1924 to1939 and from 1942 to 1989, and also special releases issued by AT&T (WEAF) from 1924 to 1926 in two looseleaf binders.

  5. National Broadcasting Company press releases. Part II, 1951-1989

    465 items. 465 volumes. -- Motion Picture & Television Reading Room, Motion Picture, Broadcasting & Recorded Sound Division, Library of Congress, Washington, D.C.

    Summary:

    The Library holds press releases issued by NBC from 1924 to 1939 and from 1942 to 1989. The press releases covered under this finding aid cover the years from 1951-1989 when television broadcasting dominated over the radio network.