History of American Broadcasting

WHAT’S NEW: A wonderful article by Jim Hilliker, KGFJ Los Angeles - The Original 24-Hour Radio Station, was added on Jan. 29.

AM broadcasting history

FM broadcasting history

TV broadcasting history


  • A page of broadcasting history links

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.