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"Two men with a record player." Courtesy California Historical Society, via University of Southern California Libraries. 

Web:

“KDKA’s Historic Broadcast,” CBS Pittsburgh. CBS Radio Inc. http://pittsburgh.cbslocal.com/2012/03/08/kdkas-historic-broadcast/

“NBC Timeline: Key Dates in its History,” NBC News. NBC. http://www.nbcnews.com/id/33994343/ns/business-us_business/t/nbc-timeline-key-dates-its-history/#.U0gxB3ljbKg

“The Development of Radio,” American Experience. Public Broadcasting System. http://www.pbs.org/wgbh/amex/rescue/sfeature/radio.html

“The History of Radio,”  Data Visualization Encyclopedia, Information Technology, Symbols, Posters, Infographic. http://www.visualinformation.info/the-history-of-radio-infographic/

 

Print:

Coe, Lewis. Wireless Radio: A Brief History. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., 1996. Print.

Cox, Jim. American Radio Networks: A History. Jefferson, NC: McFarland & Company, Inc., 2009. Print. 

Craig, Steve. Out of the Dark: A History of Radio and Rural America. Tuscaloosa: U of Alabama, 2009. Print.

MacDonald, J. Fred. Don't Touch That Dial!: Radio Programming in American Life, 1920-1960. Chicago: Nelson-Hall, 1979. Print.

Regal, Brian. Radio: The Life Story of a Technology. Westport, CT: Greenwood Press, 2005. Print.

Douglas, Susan J. Where the Girls Are: Growing up Female with the Mass Media. New York: Times, 1994. Print.

Luke, Carmen. Constructing the Child Viewer: A History of the American Discourse on Television and Children, 1950-1980. New York: Praeger, 1990. Print.

Roman, James W. From Daytime to Primetime: The History of American Television Programs. Westport, CT: Greenwood, 2005. Print.

Silen, Andrea. "90 Years Ago in News History: The First Election Results on Radio." Washington DC News Museum. Web.

White, Thomas. "Radio During World War One (1914-1919)." United States Early Radio History. Web.