• History,  Humanities,  Research

    New Reference Book: On the Air

    Lura Sanborn – Reference Librarian On the Air: The Encyclopedia of Old-Time Radio by John Dunning, Oxford U. Press, 1998. Find it in Ohrstrom at: REF 791.44 D920 Over 1,500 entries focus on radio programs and personalities from American radio during the 1920’s – 1960’s. Examples include: A&P Gypsies, The Bing Crosby Show, Earplay and This is Your Life. Click HERE to listen to some new-time radio on the SPS radio station: WSPS, 90.5 FM. Helpful for: Humanities IV, Music, Radio Enthusiasts, WSPS Photo credit: French, Herbert E. Atwater Kent, Standing By Radio, and Seven Other People Listening to the Radio. Between 1920 and 1930. Prints and Photographs Div., Lib.…