Geographic Collection – Canada

Anniversary of Radio Canada International, 75 today

By Marc , February 25, 2020 Today is an auspicious day for RCI. It was February 25, 1945 that the CBC International Service began shortwave…

CJCD Yellowknife Turns 40

On November 13, 1979, CJCD first broadcast on 1240 AM in Yellowknife. Now on FM and under different ownership, the station – which retains the…

CKLW and other Jingles from the Past

CKLW and other Jingles from the Past. Published by fansofjingles on YouTube.

The Island in Ontario

Nautel technology plays a key role in Canada’s only Green Radio Station It’s an idyllic setting: crystal clear azure water; incredible natural beauty; fresh clean…

Canada Calling

This short documentary from 1949 looks at the state of radio in Canada. Focusing on the CBC, it illustrates the variety of radio fare available…

Retro Radio Dial: 1953 Canada AM Radio

Share your own memories of Canadian Radio kc Call Location Province   540 CBK Watrous SK 550 CKPG Prince George BC   CFNB Fredericton NB…

Early Broadcasting History in BC

Radio BVM interview with Dennis Duffy, Archivist with the Royal British Columbia Museum and author of Imagine Please: Early Radio Broadcasting in British Columbia, on…

A Reception That Was Different

From The N.Z. Radio Record and Electric Home Journal, May 16, 1930 When His Excellency, the Governor-General, spoke in Wellington Town Hall on the occasion…

A Tale of Three Cities

A Tale of Three Cities By David Ricquish On July 1 1932, the NZ Radio Record published the first issue of a helpful guide to…

An Island Called Radio Island

This article was originally aired over Adventist World Radio’s “Wavescan” program and now forms part of the Radio Heritage Collection ©. All rights reserved to…

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