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  Beatles page 1 | page 2 | page 3 | page 4 | page 5 | 1965 Long John Wade letter to Beatles fan
  Bertha Porter  
  Big D Big Shows  
  Charlie Parker Growing Up Parker - Pt. 1 | Pt. 2 | Pt. 3
  Franklin M. Doolittle

page 1 (1905-1924)
page 2 (1925-1940)
page 3 (1941-1979)
N.Y. Herald article - October 21, 1906
Marconi shipboard operator | Service record
1915 Yale yearbook legend
Amplifone
1922 tuner
1923 Krakauer Piano endorsement
Audimax
Decremeter
Duplex Gap
1921 Patent
Yale/Princeton announcement | Fan mail
1923 Studio
Beacon Hill transmitter building
WPAJ Store - 1923 | WDRC Store - 1925
1924 Patent
1927 Patent
1931 Patent
Western Electric 630-A microphone

  Feedback current | Jan. 1, 2006-Aug. 18, 2011 | Jan. 6, 2003-Dec. 12, 2005 | Sept. 8, 2001-Nov. 22, 2002 | Feb. 20, 2000-Aug. 23, 2001 | Dec. 21, 1999-Feb. 29, 2000
  Formats  
  History 1920s|1930s|1940s|1950s|1960s|1970s|1980s|1990s|2000+
    1922 - First commercial license application
    1923 - New Haven studio | 1929 - First National Rate Card
    September, 1923 - WPAJ equipment
    Yankee Network Poster
    1934 Calendar: March | July
    October 7, 1934 - Will Rogers
    1936 - 750 Main Street | Blue Hills Avenue transmitter building
    1936 - flood coverage
    Meriden Mountain APEX and FM transmitter site | Meriden Mountain 2006
    1936 - 750 Main Street studio photos:
   

Studio A

Control Room Lobby

Transmitter

Colin Driggs Grace Legg

Music Library

Rate Card  
    1936 - Big Bands ad |QSL cards | Daniel E. Noble, Jr. | A.C. Gilbert story | Jimmie Allen
1936 - Professor Norman I. Adams, Jr.
1937 - Truscon Antenna
1939 - entrance to WDRC's 750 Main Street studios
1940s - W65H management staff
1941 - W65H billboard | other billboards
1941 - WDRC At War
1942 - Escape Programs Bring Relief From War
1942 - American FM Network
1945 - Program Information advertisement
June 7, 1945 - WDRC engineers advertisement
1945 - George B./ Armstead, WDRC's News Interpreter
1947 - Continental Network map
1947 - Parade of Youth
1947 - Bubbles in Pope Park
1952 - article by Franklin M. Doolittle on origins of binaural broadcasting
1954 - 869 Blue Hills Avenue
1950s - mystery photo (Who Are These People?)
1959 - New FM Station To Be Dedicated
1960 - Funday! | Funday Pt. 2
1961 - Funday+1
1962 - Joel Cash-Ew Nut Club
June 9, 1963 - Mail Call
Nov. 25, 1963 - Charlie Parker's Open Letter to JFK
1963 - What's Doing 'Round Connecticut column
1963-1966 - Danny Thomas Teenage March
1967 - Out-in: The Concert That Never Happened
1967 - Big D Studios | Architect's floorplan | Engineers | Paul Repp
1969 - Little Dee the Dune Buggy
1970 - Bob Molloy's studio shots
1971 - Rate Card
1973 - Motorpool
1976 - WDRC celebrates the Bicentennial
1996 - Brad Davis web page | Jerry Kristafer web page
2005 - HD Radio
2011 - death of Buckley Broadcasting President Richard D. Buckley, Jr.
2014 - Buckley Broadcasting to sell WDRC
2016 - Keith Dakin named
one of the Top 50 Best Program Directors in America
  Home James R. Rabbett speech
Man From M&M Mars
official WDRC AM site | WDRC FM site
  Jingles page 1 (1960-67) | page 2 (1967-72) | page 3 (1973-89)
  Logos page 1 | page 2 | page 3
  Music Surveys May 23, 1960 (front) (back) | July 24, 1961 (front) (inside) |
March 3, 1962 | January 15, 1963 | September 14, 1964 |
April 26, 1965 | August 29, 1966 | May 22, 1967 | September 2, 1968
January 4, 1969 | March 13, 1970 | May 14, 1971 |
December 22, 1972 | September 28, 1973 | November 1, 1974 |
October 24, 1975 | September 24, 1976
| August 26, 1977 |
October 20, 1978 | February 2, 1979 | February 9, 1982 |
Solid Gold Hit Parade-December, 1986 Pt. 1 2 3 |
Solid Gold 300 of 1992 #1-150 #151-300
  Shirley Klein Art
June 28, 1974 September 20, 1974 November 1, 1974
June 27, 1975 August 29, 1975 September 19, 1975
October 31, 1975 July 30, 1976  
    Gene Pitney
Elvis Presley
  Personalities Index A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z | Morning men
Long John Wade interview | Ken Griffin interview | Ken Griffin scrapbook | Ron Landry article | Jerry Bishop article | Reeth & King profile | Brad Davis profile | Ray Barrett | Italo A. Martino | Walter B. Haase | Bob DeCarlo | Tom Kelly | Art Johnson article | more on Art Johnson | Aaron Shepard | Dick McDonough | Stephen Kane | Dick Robinson | Jim Harrington | Jim Nettleton | Beth Bradley update | Jim Jeffrey | Jane Redding | Lani Jurev | Russ Naughton mending kit | Peggy Reichel | Len Thomas | Joey Reynolds surgery | WDRC Mailcall |
  In Memoriam Ron Landry | Bradley Field | Ken Reeth | Stephen Capen | Long John Wade | Paul Repp | Don Wade
  Programming News | Harvey Olson article
    Contests (Click here to play the Big D Name Game!)
Funday ad | 1971 Birds promotion
   

Deejays page 1 | page 2 | page 3 | page 4 | page 5 | page 6
Color Me OBG lp cover
Joe Hager in Little D
Scotty Morgan's photo page/January, 1970

   

    Vic Vincze's photo page (1977)
    50th Station Anniversary (1972)
40th Anniversary of rock music (August, 2000)
    Schedules Index | December 1928 | 1935-38 |1939-42 | 1951-54 | 1956-57 | 1958-61 | 1962-66 | 1967-70 | 1970-74 | 1996-2000
  Christmas 1941 cover, inside, rear | 1946-7 | 1963 |1964 | 1965 | 1966 | 1973 | 1980 | New Year's Eve
  WDRC in the News June 16, 1927 | June 11, 1933 | April 15, 1939 | December 4, 1939 | April 27, 1947 | October 29, 1952 | March 24, 1960 | November 18, 1968 | October 4, 1981
  WDRC Television page 1 | page 2
  What's Doing 'Round
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