Broadcasting History Resources

June 29th, 2010

Museum of Television and Radio
Official site of the Museum of Television and Radio in New York City and in Los Angeles, with detailed information about special presentations on television and radio history

Museum of Broadcast Communication
Official site of the Museum of Broadcast Communications in Chicago, with detailed information on presentations there and archives at the museum

Radio and Television Museum
Official site of the Radio and Television Museum of Bowie, Maryland, including information on materials available

Library of American Broadcasting
Site of the Library of American Broadcasting at the University of Maryland, including information on archives there

Center for the Study of Popular Television
Web site of Syracuse University research center includes information on the archives and collections there

American Museum of Radio
Site of the American Museum of Radio in Bellingham, Washington, including information on presentations there

Northeast Radio Airchecks
Archive of audio clips of historic radio broadcasts from radio stations throughout the northeast U.S. and eastern Canada

Commercial Closet
The world’s largest collection of gay-themed TV ads from 4 decades, with streaming video of the commercials

History of Canadian Broadcasting
Features histories of every single TV and radio station in Canada, and more

CBC Museum
Official site of the history of the Canadian Broadcasting Corporation, with archives and streaming video of historic news events and programming

History of British TV
History of television in the United Kingdom