History of American Broadcasting

WHAT’S NEW: I have added some sound files (mostly old radio newscasts) here. An article by Jim Hilliker about the early days of Warner Brothers station KFWB was added on Dec. 6, 2015, here.

AM broadcasting history

FM broadcasting history

TV broadcasting history

Sound Files


This site is maintained by Jeff Miller. I also maintain these sites: History of Broadcasting in West Virginia, Some History of Tampa-St. Petersburg Radio, and a page about WDBS, the old campus radio station at Duke University.