A Beginner's Guide to the Golden Age of Radio

Thursday, July 13, 2017 -
7:00pm to 8:00pm
This presentation looks at some of the biggest shows and stars to emerge from the early years of radio, including Jack Benny, Bob Hope, Amos and Andy, and the Shadow, with sound clips and stories about how radio became America's first mass medium, transforming the United States of America from 48 states into a national listening community.
Event Type: 
Adults
Age Group: 
Adults
Contact Info
WPL Reference
askref@wheatonlibrary.org
630-868-7520
Other Info: 
Registration required.