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Alternative independent radio news programming is featured here. In addition to a host of intriguing radio news shows, this collection features the Presidential Recordings collection of historical speeches and secret recordings.



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KXJZ's Insight
KXJZ's Insight
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4.1M
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A daily, in-depth radio interview program hosted by Capital Public Radio's Beth Ruyak, providing context and background to the issues that face the Sacramento region of California. Click for more information on KXJZ's Insight .
WWII Era Audio Recordings
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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135
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774,264
VIEWS
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Broadcasts from the World War II years.
Topics: wwII, world war two
VOA Newscasts
VOA Newscasts
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2,355
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132,143
VIEWS
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This Collection includes more than 54,000 hourly radio newscasts which aired on more than 2,300 unique broadcast dates by the Voice of America (VOA), the flagship U.S. international broadcaster. Since August 15, 2014, these five-minute English-language newscasts have been downloaded from the VOA website . A small number of older newscasts come from other sources including some over-the-air airchecks. (VOA also produces content in more than 40 other languages.) VOA archives much of its radio and...
Topic: voa
Democracy Now!
Democracy Now!
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5,486
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7.3M
VIEWS
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Democracy Now! is a national, daily, independent, award-winning news program airing on over 450 stations in North America. The programs are uploaded to the Archive daily and are available in English or Spanish. The program is hosted by award-winning journalists Amy Goodman and Juan Gonzalez and produced out of the Downtown Community Television Center, a community media center in New York City's Chinatown. Click for more information about Democracy Now!
Pacifica Radio Archives
Pacifica Radio Archives
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2,643
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453,678
VIEWS
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Pacifica Radio Archives is considered by historians and scholars to be one of the oldest and most important audio collections in the world. Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century, Pacifica radio programs include documentaries, performances, discussions, debates, drama, poetry readings, commentaries and radio arts. The Pacifica Radio Archives appraise, collect, organize, describe, preserve the creative work generated by, or produced in...
Labor Express Radio
Labor Express Radio
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381
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26,194
VIEWS
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Labor Express Radio is Chicago's only English language labor news and current affairs radio program. “News for working people, by working people.” Our program covers issues in the labor movement locally, nationally, and internationally. The program also addresses issues of concern to working people such as housing, education, health care, immigrants rights, the environment and U.S. foreign policy, from a working class viewpoint. Labor Express Radio airs Sunday nights at 8:00 PM ...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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News from 1944. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1944 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine....if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Old Time Radio, World War, 1939-1945 -- Campaigns -- France -- Normandy,...
Presidential Recordings
Presidential Recordings
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131
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686,304
VIEWS
by Presidential Recordings
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The Presidential Recordings Collection is made up of two distinct types of presidential speech: public speeches made by U.S. Presidents and secret recordings made in the White House between 1940 and 1973. Many of the recordings originate from the National Archives and the individual presidential libraries that fall under the National Archives. Digital copies of the recordings have been provided by the Scripps Library at the Miller Center of Public Affairs. The Miller Center is a nonpartisan...
For Your Ears Only / On Air
For Your Ears Only / On Air
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1,317
ITEMS
55,428
VIEWS
by David Alpern
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For Your Ears Only/On Air is a unique, fair and far-ranging weekend news program that veteran journalist/broadcaster David Alpern has produced and hosted since 1982. In addition to guests from across the right-left spectrum on critical policy and political issues, For Your Ears Only presents news and views on a broad range of other important and engaging topics: health, science, technology, the economy, food, arts and entertainment. Launched as Newsweek On Air, reflecting content from that...
Topics: For Your Ears Only, radio, news
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from 1941. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1941 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War II: Homefront, Tobruk, Battles of, Tobruk, Libya, 1941-1942, World War, 1939-1945 --...
Democracy Now!
by Democracy Now!
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Democracy Now! radio program for July 17, 2007
Source: Television broadcast
PAS-FM Radio Show Collection
PAS-FM Radio Show Collection
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13,666
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62,549
VIEWS
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Mirrored radio shows from PAS-FM radio in Indonesia, including "Topic of the Day" and "Kafi Break".
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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News from 1945. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1945 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine. ...if you like my uploads / Demonoid torrents please consider donating to a veteran's charity of your choice, thank you. Especially if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files. :D
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Topics: WWII, Tokyo Rose, 1916-2006, Ardennes, Battle Of The, 1944-1945, Iwo Jima, Battle Of, Japan, 1945,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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favorite 31
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News from 1942. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1942 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
Topics: WWII, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, World War II: Homefront, Corregidor, 1942, News,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from 1943. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1943 news file dump. Plus some V-Discs. Any typo or error is mine.
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, Old Time Radio, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965, Roosevelt, Franklin D....
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from 1940. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1940 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945, London (England) -- History -- Bombardment, 1940-1941, WWII, Old Time Radio,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from the 1930's  I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1930's news file dump. Plus some sports and band remotes.  Also included is the infamous radio show episode with the Arch Oboler "Adam and Eve" skit that got Mae West banned from radio. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: OTR, Old Time Radio, 1924, 1928, 1930, 1932, 1933, 1934, 1935, 1936, 1937, 1938, WWII, World War...
Labor Express Radio
by Jerry Mead-Lucero
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This is the full 12-27-2020 episode of the Labor Express Radio program.  On this episode of Labor Express Radio, it's our holiday episode.  Did you buy the game Monopoly as a gift this year?  Maybe you played it with friends or family?  What does this game teach children and what was it really meant to teach?  We explore those last two questions on this episode.  And, we mark the 65th anniversary of the AFL-CIO merger.  Both segments courtesy of our friends at Labor History Today …...
Topics: labor, Chicago, union, justice, workers, Monopoly, AFL-CIO, AFL, CIO, Walter Reuther, George Meany
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from 1939. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1939 news file dump. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: World War II: Homefront, World War II, Old Time Radio, World War, 1939-1945, News, River Plate,...
Free Speech Radio News
Free Speech Radio News
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1,332
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417,074
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Incisive news and analysis in the service of peace and social justice Free Speech Radio News (FSRN) is the only daily half-hour progressive radio newscast in the United States. It is owned and managed by news reporters. FSRN is an independent broadcast news organization born in January 2000 as the result of a strike by 43 reporters who formerly worked for the now defunct Pacifica Network News (PNN). Since that time, FSRN has expanded to hundreds of reporters in the U.S. and around the world....
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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The Jubilee! radio show was broadcast on the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) and featured "Negro" performers. The dates on these files, show numbers, as well as some performer's names, came from the Jubilee! transcription pages by Carl Hallstrom & Bo Scherman: http://home.swipnet.se/dooji/jubilee.htm The Radio Gold Index http://www.radiogoldindex.com DB was helpful too. Any typo or error is mine. :D
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Topics: World War, 1939-1945 -- Participation, African American, World War, 1939-1945, World War II,...
Part one is "Three Women" - a verse play for radio by Sylvia Plath (self contained). Judith Binder as the wife, Ann Bernstein as the secretary, and Rachelle Towers as the girl. Part 2 is some reflections on childbirth from the Judy Knupe, Alice Abarbanel and Stephanie Mines. This program was produced by the Unlearning to Not Speak Collective.
Topics: Radio plays., Plath, Sylvia, Three women : a verse play for radio / by Sylvia Plath., American...
Source: http://pacificaradioarchives.org/american-women-making-history-and-culture-1963-1982
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from the 1950's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1950's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: Baseball, HUAC, Korean War, 1950-1953, News, OTR, Old Time Radio, Cold War, 1950, 1951, 1952, 1953,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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News from the 1960's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1960's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: 1960, 1961, 1962, 1963, 1964, 1965, 1966, 1967, 1968, 1969, News, Detroit, JFK, RFK, MLK, Cold War,...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
KXJZ's Insight
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Capitol Chat - Capital Public Radio's Bureau Chief Ben Adler joins us to discuss his latest report on Prop 55, the massive voter guide in your mailbox and the state of California's beloved first dog. Rock Climber Alex Honnold - Alex Honnold has shattered climbing records. At 31, he's become the first person to climb Yosemite's Half Dome and Moonlight Buttress without any protective equipment. He discusses his latest climbing adventures and his memoir, "Alone On the Wall." Rock Band...
Topics: Insight, KXJZ, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento public radio, CSU Sacramento, Capitol Chat, Ben...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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G.I. Jive was a 15-minute music program that was produced & broadcast by the U.S. government via the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) radio network. Early shows had a variety of hosts: Frank Nelson, Lester Jay, and popular pin-up girls like Donna Reed were guest DJs. In 1943, G.I. Jill (Martha Wilkerson) took over behind the mike, and according to the AFRTS Archive blog , G.I. Jive became the most popular show on AFRS. (Also see Jill's All-Time Jukebox and The Army-Navy Screen Magazine 55...
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Topics: GI Jive, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, WWII, AFRS, GI Jill, Jazz, Big Band, Swing, Old Time...
UCSF Industry Archives Audio Recordings
UCSF Industry Archives Audio Recordings
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289
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3,533
VIEWS
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The University of California, San Francisco Industry Archives Audio Recordings Collection, formerly known as the UCSF Tobacco Industry Audio Recordings Collection, contains audio files that complement the UCSF Industry Documents Library holdings.  These audio recordings are related to the marketing, manufacturing, sales, and scientific research of tobacco, chemical, drug, food and fossil fuel products as well as materials gathered and produced by public health advocates.  The...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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One Night Stand was a program of live music ("remotes") that was produced & broadcast by the U.S. government via the Armed Forces Radio Service (AFRS) radio network. It featured the popular bands of the day and some lesser-known groups. Some of the vocalists: Meredith Blake, Liz Tilton, Anita O'Day, Helen Ward, Eugenie Baird, Bob Anthony, Thelma Carpenter, Jimmy Rushing, Earle Warren, Dinah Washington, Kitty Kallen, Rosetta Williams, Doris Day, Kay Starr, et al. The Radio Gold...
Topics: World War, 1939-1945, World War II, WWII, AFRS, Big Band, Swing, Jazz, OTR, Vaughn Monroe, Charlie...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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Biography in Sound was an hour-long documentary radio program that was produced and broadcast in the 1950s. It's one of the best examples of radio excellence - the production is exemplary and I find every episode to be compelling. It's one of my favorites; I don't understand why it isn't more well known! Each episode featured multiple guests, who often were peers or friends of the person who was the featured subject. For example, the show on Hemingway features Mickey Spillane, Gary Cooper, Al...
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Topics: Biography in Sound, Churchill, Winston, Sir, 1874-1965, Old Time Radio, Winston Churchill, OTR,...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
KXJZ's Insight
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PolitiFact California: Fact-Checking Statements On High-Speed Rail High-speed rail in California is a contentious and controversial issue. Today on Insight, weâll talk with PolitiFact Reporter Chris Nichols. StoryCorps Sacramento Stories Airing The StoryCorps Mobile Story Booth recently spent some time in Sacramento. This week, Capital Public Radio began airing edited versions of the some of the stories shared by listeners. Pet Tales: Adopting Older Pets Pet expert Gina Spadafori adopted an...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento public radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, PolitiFact...
Labor Express Radio
by Jerry Mead-Lucero
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This is the full 12-13-2020 episode of the Labor Express Radio program.  On this episode of Labor Express Radio, Democratic Socialist of America (DSA) host their own Medicare4All campaign relaunch, shortly after NNU’s kickoff.  The relaunch event includes Chicago nurse Dennis Kosuth, NNU and CTU member.  Then the CTU hosts a discussion of rising teacher union militancy nationwide.  And UE releases a booklet entitled “Them and Us Unionism”. Labor Express Radio is Chicago's only English...
Topics: labor, Chicago, union, justice, workers, nurses, COVID-19, National Nurses United, Medicare4All,...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
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In 2011, Pacifica Radio Archives received a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts to preserve 150 programs from our vaults, with preservation assistance from George Blood Audio and Video in Philadelphia, PA. The resulting collection encompasses an eclectic array of programs, some of which were only very recently discovered by PRA staff. Among some of the many highlights of the collection are a WBAI interview with Andy Warhol about his film Chelsea Girls shortly after the film’s...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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favorite 17
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News from 1938. I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1938 news file dump. Plus roller derby. :) Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: Chamberlain, Neville, 1869-1940, Munich Four-Power Agreement -- (1938), OTR, Czechoslovakia --...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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News from the 1970's I usually share these via torrent but I don't think all these files are available on archive.org so here's a 1970's news file dump. Plus some talk shows and specials. Any typo or error is mine.
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Topics: 1970, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1974, 1975, 1976, 1977, 1978, 1979, News, Cold War, AFVN, Energy Crisis,...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
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The Pacifica Radio Archives is one of the oldest and largest collections of non-commercial listener-sponsored public radio programs in world. Chronicling the political, cultural and artistic movements of the second half of the 20th century, Pacifica radio programs include documentaries, performances, discussions, debates, drama, poetry readings, commentaries and radio arts. The Pacifica Radio Archives appraise, collect, organize, describe, and preserve the creative work generated by, or...
Topic: Pacifica Radio
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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Basil Rathbone hosted this series of "The World's Greatest Mysteries." BasilRathbone.net gives the show a date of 1957. Files via jimsplayground.com 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 031 Blackmailed Spy Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 032 Missing Bullfighter Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 033 Weinriche Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 034 Judy Diamond Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential 035 Senator Payne Affair.mp3 195X-XX-XX Europe Confidential...
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Topics: Basil Rathbone, OTR, World's Greatest Mysteries, Europe Confidential, Old Time Radio, Cold War
Presidential Recordings
by John F. Kennedy
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"The President and the Press" American Newspaper Publishers Association. Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York, NY.
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Topic: John F. Kennedy
Source: John F. Kennedy Presidential Library
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
audio
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The NBC program WORDS AT WAR is one of my very very favorite old time radio shows. I don't have all episodes available (disabled & can't afford to buy OTR), but here are the episodes that I do have. Enjoy. :D Correct episode names are from the helpful Digital Deli OTR site: http://www.digitaldeliftp.com/DigitalDeliToo/dd2jb-Words-At-War.html Additional research is my own, though I ran out of steam. :) About the Episodes *****EPISODE 01: 1943-06-24 NBC Words At War 01 Combined Operations The...
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Topics: Words at War, World War, 1939-1945, World War, 1939-1945 -- Aerial Operations, World War II,...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by Department of Health, Education, and Welfare. Education Division. Office of Education
audio
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"This sound recording captures an address by May-Ling Soong Chiang, wife of Chiang Kai-shek, on the subject of American-Chinese relations and the war effort." National Archives Identifier: 2209240
Topics: WWII, Chiang, May-ling Soong, 1897-2003, World War, 1939-1945, World War II, Old Time Radio, OTR
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Funded in part by a grant from the National Endowment for the Arts and Pacifica station listeners, this one-year project brings to life fragile and deteriorating reel- to-reel tapes of national significance. Three categories of tapes were selected that highlight some of the strengths of our collection: • Pacifica and Politics : Pacifica’s extensive collection of political programs, covering a variety of topics such as Watergate, COINTELPRO, race and gender relations, featuring personalities...
Collections of the Bethel Historical Society
Collections of the Bethel Historical Society
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57
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1,416
VIEWS
by Museums of the Bethel Historical Society
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The Museums of the Bethel Historical Society collect, preserve, organize, and make available to the public all forms of information relating to the region. Our holdings include books, pamphlets, diaries, letters, photographs, maps, atlases, gazetteers, scrapbooks, periodicals, audio/video recordings, microforms, and ephemera. Our research collections are particularly strong for Bethel, western Maine, and the White Mountain region of Maine and New Hampshire.
Topics: Bethel Historical Society, Bethel, Maine, history, local history, White Mountains, Oxford County,...
Humanities West-audio
Humanities West-audio
collection
102
ITEMS
6,265
VIEWS
collection
eye 6,265
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
audio
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
Talk Nation Radio
Talk Nation Radio
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Discussions about breaking news as it happens, interviews with journalists, scholars, human rights workers, officials, and other news makers. Politics, human rights, and the environment. Contact Dori Smith, talknationradio@gmail.com.
Topic: Talk Nation Radio
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
KXJZ's Insight
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California's Comey Response / Mental Health Month / Sound Advice / Little Charlie Baty California's Delegation responds to Trump's firing of James Comey; Sacramento observes Mental Health Month; Classical host Kevin Doherty hosts Sound Advice and Little Charlie Baty performs on Insight.
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Capital Public Radio, Sacramento, public, radio, California, Comey, Response,...
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The Swarthmore College Peace Collection preserves sound recordings created by various peace organizations and activists.
Topic: peace organizations,activists
Mother Jones Radio
Mother Jones Radio
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A fun, fast, and substantive show of reporting and commentary inspired by stories from Mother Jones magazine. Award-winning host Angie Coiro brings together reporters and experts, creating a potent mix of news, razor-sharp commentary, and political humor from some of the best in the business. Mother Jones Radio picks up where corporate news leaves off. Its reporters ask what others don't, say what others won't, and bring you important stories you just won't hear anywhere else. At Mother Jones...
KXJZ's Insight
by Capital Public Radio, Inc.
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General Produce - Sacramento's long-standing food distributer General Produce turns 80 years old this year. The produce company was founded by a Chinese immigrant three generations ago and has remained in family hands since its inception. We'll speak with the current owners of General Produce Company about their connection to regional farms and restaurants, and the early years of doing business in Downtown Sacramento. "Green Fire" - Aldo Leopold changed the state of conservation with...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento public radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, General Produce...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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A collection of the marches and martial music extracted from the set of V-Discs that I've uploaded to Archive.org. Since the gov't produced and distributed these records they are public domain but if you intend to make $ or otherwise profit from these files, please consider making a donation to a veteran's charity of your choice. Thanks. :)
Topics: Bands (Music), V-Discs, WWII, World War II, World War, 1939-1945, Marches (Orchestra)
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
Public Scanner Recordings
Public Scanner Recordings
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Recordings of public scanners, including police and fire scanners from a number of US locations are available here for download or streaming.
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news
WWII Era Audio Recordings
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"This sound recording captures African - American contralto Marian Anderson's performance on the steps of the Lincoln Memorial in Washington, DC. The free open - air Easter Sunday concert was organized after Anderson was denied permission to sing to an integrated audience in Constitution Hall by the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR). The recording also features an introductory speech by Secretary of the Interior Harold L. Ickes, in which he decried prejudice in the United...
Topics: Marian Anderson, Old Time Radio, Anderson, Marian, 1897-1993, OTR
Open Democracy
Open Democracy
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Pioneering a new type of independent media based on exchange and participation, Open Democracy spans the globe and covers the key questions of our times with interviews and contributions from renowned authors and marginalized voices alike. Some topics covered in this collection include life inside Guantanamo, climate change, human rights, and freedom of expression. Interviews with Sister Helen Prejean, Salman Rushdie, Carlos Fuentes, and Daniel Ellsberg are featured. Click for more information...
WWII Era Audio Recordings
by WA4CZD
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One hundred American Thanksgiving holiday-themed OTR shows and/or V-Discs. Happy Thanksgiving, whenever it is that your particular country celebrates gratitude. :) These are not from the PC-era so, warning. (Any error or typo is mine.)
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Topics: Thanksgiving, OTR, Old Time Radio, Turkey Day, Turkey
KXJZ's Insight
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Political Junkie Ken Rudin: Short-Term Spending And Trump Comments On Immigration Political Junkie Ken Rudin recaps a weekend in Washington D.C. that saw an immigration compromise fall apart and lead to a potential government shutdown later this week. Wayne Thiebaud Exhibit Opens in Davis Shrem Museum Director Rachel Teagle explores legendary Sacramento pop-artist Wayne Thiebaud's work from 1958 to 1968. Remembering Benny Goodman Remembering Benny Goodman and his legacy 80 years after a...
Topics: KXJZ, Insight, Sacramento, public, radio, Capital Public Radio, CSU Sacramento, Ken Rudin, The...
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The Pacifica Radio Archives is host to an extensive collection of programs that have dealt with lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues, including what we believe to be the first radio program to explicitly address the topic from 1958. That program and others are featured in this collection, whose preservation and access were coordinated between New York University’s Moving Image Archiving and Preservation graduate school program, the University of California, Berkeley Moffitt...
VOA Newscasts
by Voice of America, a U.S. government agency
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English language newscasts of the Voice of America are captured by VOA’s automated system and were subsequently downloaded from voanews.com . Date and time of broadcast are indicated in the filename. The time with “Z” suffix indicates UTC (GMT or Zulu) airtime. These newscasts are in the public domain.
Topics: Voice of America, VOA, newscast, news