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WHAS (Radio station: Louisville, Ky.)


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WHAS Radio Historical Collection

Identifier: BCA 0216 HC 41
Abstract WHAS was the first licensed radio station in Kentucky when it started broadcasting on July 18, 1922. Early programming included news and sports coverage. The station aired the first live broadcast of the Kentucky Derby on May 16, 1925. It was originally part of the Bingham family owned Louisville media empire which most notably included the Courier-Journal and Louisville Times. The station...
Dates: translation missing: en.enumerations.date_label.created: 1936-1967