Commercial And Government Radio Stations Of The U. S. June 30, 1921

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For a comprehensive overview of the establishment of the Limited Commercial broadcast service and the current status of many of the stations listed above, see United States Pioneer Broadcast Service Stations. And for more information on radio station lists, see Early Radio Station Lists Issued by the U.S.

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Hearing[s] before a subcommittee of the Committee on Naval Affairs, United States Senate, Sixty-sixth Congress, first session, on the government ownership or control of radiotelegraphy and cable communication in its military and commercial aspects. Volume: pt () (Reprint) United States.

Commercial and Government Radio Stations of the U.S. Shortwave broadcasting in the United States allows private ownership of commercial and non-commercial shortwave stations that are not relays of existing AM/MW or FM radio stations, as are common in Africa, Europe, Asia, Oceania except Australia and Latin America.

In addition to private broadcasters, the United States also has government broadcasters and relay stations. Radio Logs were first published in the mid 's to aid the general public in finding stations to listen to.

This was most important to much of the US population which lived far from any station. Later, logs helped "DXers" (those who made a hobby of listening for distant stations) and even broadcast professionals.

This collection has hundreds. What was the result of the U.S. government's sanction of RCA's purchase of British Marconi's American operations.

It forced British Marconi out of radio technology in the United States and made the United States the leader in radio communication. To Find out What's on your Shortwave Radio Right Now, Click Here. To Find other list sorts, visit Primetime Shortwave.

Site and Country Info (from ) Time and Frequency Stations Government Stations Religious Stations Commercial Stations. Despite the left-leaning tendencies of Hollywood celebrities, the commercial television and radio station industry historically has leaned Republican.

During the past two decades, the industry has given 53 percent of its contributions to Republicans and 47 percent to Democrats, while the broader TV, music and movies sector, of which this industry is a part, has given nearly three. Unreported in Klinenberg’s book is the recent arrival of two new, non-Clear Channel commercial stations to the Minot market—KWGO-FM and KTZU-FM.

Addendum, Jan. Peter DiCola offers a. allows one company to own TV stations that reach up to 35 percent of U.S. homes. means fewer stations are being sold now. requires owners to keep a station for three years before selling it. caused a decline in the number of television stations.

resulted in an increase in the number of companies that own television stations. The following government call book directories list all U.S. Stations, including amateur, commercial, and government.

These are available at Google Books, and it's an easy matter to search by name using the "Search in this book" box at the left of the page. (a) Parties responsible for equipment compliance are advised to consider the proximity and the high power of non-Government licensed radio stations, such as broadcast, amateur, land mobile, and non-geostationary mobile satellite feeder link earth stations, and of U.S.

Government radio stations, which could include high-powered radar systems. Begun in to counteract the effects of commercial radio by bringing educational programs and dialogue to the airwaves, Pacifica has grown from a single station—Berkeley, California’s KPFA—to a network of five stations and more than affiliates (Pacifica Network).

The Radio Corporation of America (RCA) was the government-sanctioned radio monopoly formed to replace Marconi’s American company. (Later, a government that had once considered making radio a government monopoly followed a policy of promoting competition in the radio industry.).

Commercial broadcasting is when a radio or TV station is owned by a company or corporation, with the goal of financial gain, and exists without government funding. Instead, they rely on the common practice of advertising the products of other.

This article will touch upon how radio stations have been portrayed on postcards, and how that portrayal has changed over the years. The very earliest stations were those operated by RCA, Marconi, other commercial interests, and the U.S.

Government. See the stations from Cuba to Cape Cod pictured on the opposite page. 's - 's - 's. One at the most hotly discussed issues prior to the passage of the Canadian Radio Broadcasting Act in May,was the visualized threat of the Americanization of Canadian as the Parliamentary Committee was debating the Bill, five Canadian Stations had begun broadcasting programs from two U.S.

networks, and advocates of a. 7 CHAPTER 7 Authorized Frequency Usage GENERAL Within the jurisdiction of the United States Government, use of the radio frequency spectrum for radio transmissions for telecommunications or for other purposes shall be made by United States Government stations only as authorized by the Assistant Secretary.

SinceClear Channel has increased its ownership from 43 radio stations to in U.S. cities. Like Clear Channel, SiriusXM benefited directly from government policy. Satellite broadcasting was established inand the FCC issued two licenses, stipulating that the recipients, Sirius Satellite Radio and XM Satellite Radio, would.

A year after Hamburger’s in Los Angeles established the first department store radio station in the United States, was a banner year for pioneer commercial radio stations in Philadelphia department stores. In March, the Federal Radio Commission issued radio broadcasting licenses to John Wanamaker’s station WOO, Strawbridge and Clothier.

Federal law prohibits obscene, indecent and profane content from being broadcast on the radio or TV. That may seem clear enough, but determining what obscene, indecent and profane mean can be difficult, depending on who you talk to.

In the Supreme Court's landmark case on obscenity and pornography, Justice Potter Stewart famously wrote: "I. Internet Radio. At its core, Internet radio is simply the streaming of audio programs through the medium of the Internet. As early asradio stations such as Chapel Hill, North Carolina’s WXYC were broadcasting their signal over the Internet, and so potentially gaining a worldwide audience (WXYC).

Statistics for the U.S. fromprovide these figures: major stations (likely all of them commercial radio stations), 16, amateur stations (at that time apparently permitted to transmit "radio-like" broadcasts), municipal stations for trade purposes, 12 overseas stations, transmitters at technical colleges, test and.

They successfully organized to overcome this limitation, only to face a second hurdle in April,when the U.S. government shut down all amateur stations, as the country entered World War One. Radio During World War One () - Civilian radio activities were suspended during the war, as the radio industry was taken over by the government.

Free Cuba Radio, established in the early 's, did not broadcast from its own transmitters but purchased air time from a number of commercial radio.

KDKA did receive the first commercial license from the government on Octo nearly a year before WWJ received their license from the government.

However, the father of radio, famed inventor Lee DeForest, appears to have settled the dispute in when he said: "On the night of Augthe first commercial radio station in. Practically only public and private or commercial broadcasting companies are provided for under Republic Act (RA)or An Act Providing for the Regulation of Radio Stations and Radio Communications, which furthermore requires companies to secure a.

Destruction Of Government Property -- Malicious Mischief -- Communication Lines, Stations Or Systems -- 18 U.S.C. Destruction Of Government Property -- Application Of Section To Commercial Radio Stations. by unlicensed broadcasters as alternatives to licensed, commercial.

radio programming - -is difficult to trace; both in America and the. United Kingdom (UK) since mention of pirate broadcasts of a less-then-thrilling nature are rarely found.

Also, untilthe U.S. government did not formally regulate broadcasting and spectrum Size: KB. Golden Age of American radio, period lasting roughly from through the s, when the medium of commercial broadcast radio grew into the fabric of daily life in the United States, providing news and entertainment to a country struggling with economic depression and war.

Burns, George; Allen, Gracie George Burns and Gracie Allen, CBS. Many Native stations are non-commercial public radio stations, supported through a range of government grants, donations, events, underwriting, and often tribal education and business development funds.

A few are tribally-owned commercial stations that sell ads, and are run like other commercial broadcasters. [callout] Rule Part 47 C.F.R, Parts 13 Radio Service Code(s) CM - Commercial Operator RR - Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit RL - Restricted Radiotelephone Operator Permit-Limited Use [/callout] FCC rules require that licensees of ship and aircraft stations permit only persons holding the appropriate FCC-issued commercial operator license to perform specified.

‘The news will be fed to local commercial radio stations to keep motorists up to speed with the latest traffic flows.’ ‘The service will be backed by a £5 million advertising campaign on commercial radio.’ ‘Every night commercial television is littered with multi-million pound advertisements for pension companies.’.

Three Emmis Communications Corp. stations in February were near the top in local radio ratings, behind only Radio One’s No. 1 rated WHHH-FMin the broad category of listeners age 6 and up.

Hits Radio Brand, a group of local radio stations from Bauer which shares some programming and branding elements, reaches m listeners, which would place it at #6 on this chart.

The top 10 radio owners with the most listeners. It's also important to look at radio owners, since they have the market in commercial terms. Savage calls for a severe tightening of U.S. borders and vigilant racial profiling in order to combat terrorism and the spread of infectious diseases.

He also rails against liberal media bias, big government, the lack of prayer in schools, rampant pornography, the UN, the ACLU, and a host of social ills that he believes were caused almost.

Government operated radio station at Akureyri on the Arctic Circle. He accepted an offer of an announcer’s position, but left a few months later when their severe Arctic winter arrived. Back in Australia, Bruce obtained a Science degree with a Major in Broadcast Communications inthen an M.B.A.

inand a Ph.D. in File Size: 8MB.There are other bands of radio spectrum for amateur, government, military and commercial radio uses.

If you could hear the many different bands, you would find aircraft, ship, fire and police communication, as well as "shortwave" stations, which are worldwide commercial and government broadcast stations from the U.S.

and abroad. At the appointed time — in the wee hours of a spring morning in ? most U.S. radio stations were ordered to cease operating on frequencies that had been assigned to them as far back as the s, and to move to new locations on the dial.

About 90 percent of the nation’s AM stations were issued frequency relocation orders by the FCC.

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