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KDKA (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

Overview
Works: 337 works in 352 publications in 1 language and 391 library holdings
Genres: Radio announcements  Radio serials  Radio station identifications  Radio commercials  History  Pictorial works  Classical music radio programs  Nonfiction radio programs  Radio comedies  Variety shows (Radio programs) 
Roles: Performer
Classifications: PN1991.3.U6, 791.4409748
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Most widely held works about KDKA (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)
 
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Pittsburgh's golden age of radio by Ed Salamon( Book )

1 edition published in 2010 in English and held by 18 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Provides photographs of personalities and events in commercial radio history, recognized by the Federal Communications Commission to have begun in Pittsburgh, Pa., at KDKA in 1920
Pittsburgh : songs of a city by Ailene S Goodman( Recording )

1 edition published in 1964 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Reflections in rhythm. [Bernie Armstrong at the organ( Recording )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The United States Marine Corps is on the air: A dramatized story about a U.S. Navy officer named Matthew C. Perry who led the 1843 expedition to Liberia in order to investigate the murder of an American crew. Upon his arrival to Liberia, Perry met with King Ben Krako to question him which only resulted in the death of the King
[The Bell Telephone hour. [The Carnation contented hour( Recording )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Kraft music hall. [Test cuts]( Recording )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Rudy Vallée show: Rudy Vallée introduces Charles Laughton who reads Lincoln's Gettysburg address
[The Bell Telephone hour. [The gay nineties revue( Recording )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Elmer Davis and the news: The coal strike has just begun and the C.I.O. is supporting the miners' demands. Japanese ambassadors Nomura and Kurusu have met with secretary of state, Cordell Hull
[The Bell Telephone hour. [The Carnation contented hour( Recording )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Carnation contented hour. [The Bell Telephone hour( Recording )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Carnation contented hour: Vincent Pelletier narrates the events since America joined the war effort with the United Nations. Includes musical excerpts from Snow White among other works
[Fibber McGee & Molly. [Radio address on Pennsylvania's place in national defense, delivered from the state Capitol, Harrisburg, Pa( Recording )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Fibber McGee & Molly: In the comedy skit, Fibber is a prominent citizen who can get 40% off everything. At the end of the broadcast, a war message urges listeners to buy defense or victory bonds immediately and a portion of an address by President Roosevelt. Pennsylvania's place in national defense: Governor Arthur H. James speaks from the state Capitol in Harrisburg on the current actions and upcoming plans for defense contributions from the state of Pennsylvania
[H.v. Kaltenborn news analysis. [The First Piano Quartet by H. v Kaltenborn( Recording )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

H.v. Kaltenborn news analysis: H.v. Kaltenborn discusses war developments in the Pacific and presents a decidedly grim outlook about the United Nations' chances against the Japanese. After discussing India's role in the war, he mentions "Japan's inevitable defeat." He comments on employers, labor unions, American bureaucracy, and the President for cutting workers hours
[The Carnation contented hour. [Plantation party( Recording )

2 editions published in 1942 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Bernie Armstrong at the organ. [The American album of familiar music by Bernie Armstrong( Recording )

2 editions published in 1941 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The Bob Hope show excerpts: Bob presents his opening monologue, followed by a gap in the recording which re-starts in the middle of the song Maria Elena
KDKA cook book : published in connection with the KDKA Cooking School, under the direction of by Mildred Davis Terman( Book )

1 edition published in 1928 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[The Bell Telephone hour. [The Carnation contented hour( Recording )

2 editions published in 1943 in English and held by 2 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

[Sunday down south. [The First Piano Quartet( Recording )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[The Pepsodent show. [The Pepsodent show( Recording )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Pope Pius XII Christmas Eve message, December 24, 1943, as broadcast over NBC network. [Pope Pius XII Christmas Eve message, December 24, 1943, as broadcast over NBC network by Pius( Recording )

1 edition published in 1943 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

Pope Pius XII presents a Christmas Eve address concerning the current war. Following the conclusion of Pope Pius XII's speech, NBC's religious director, Max Jordan summarizes the address in English and gives commentary. Your Esso reporter: The Germans have used rocket guns on England. The British have bombed Berlin again. Germany reports that it will treat Allied pilots as war criminals. Russians have fought the Germans back to 85 miles west of Kiev. The Japanese are no longer threatening in the Solomon Islands. Pittsburgh steel workers are threatening to stop work after a contract runs out. Franklin Roosevelt is to speak on Christmas day
[Kraft music hall. [Chamber Music Society of Lower Basin Street( Recording )

1 edition published in 1942 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

[Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra. [H.v. Kaltenborn news analysis by Pittsburgh Symphony Orchestra( Recording )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

News and views by John B. Hughes: An analysis on the recent attack on Pearl Harbor and the developments in Asia during the last few days. Followed by music transcribed from the library at WCAE
[Pearl Harbor attack news bulletins, coverage on NBC network. [Bernie Armstrong at the organ( Recording )

1 edition published in 1941 in English and held by 1 WorldCat member library worldwide

 
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Pittsburgh's golden age of radio
Alternative Names
KDKA AM 1020 (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

KDKA Radio (Radio station : Pittsburgh, Pa.)

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