History of American Broadcasting

WHAT’S NEW: An article about KFWO, Avalon, California, and the history of radio on Catalina Island by Jim Hilliker was added on Dec. 23. It is here. An article by Jim about the Catalina Channel swim contest is here.

AM broadcasting history

FM broadcasting history

TV broadcasting history

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.