May 26, 2022

Reference: “Research Collections with Cold War-Era Radio Materials” (New Guide from International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives)

From the International Association of Sound and Audiovisual Archives (IASA):

2018-07-16_15-00-56The document provides information about publically available collections materials (sound recordings, archival papers, photographs, publications) created by broadcasters during the years 1947-1991.

Intended for a wide variety of audiences, it is hoped that Research Collections with Cold War-era Radio Materials will prove helpful for researchers seeking information about events, languages, religion, sports, and the performing arts both within and independent of the Cold War historical context.

Version 1.0 includes profiles of thirty-four international institutions with information including: location; contact information; materials of note; and links to subject-relevant online resources.

The guide was compiled by and edited by: Brandon Burke and Elisabeth Steinhaeuser.

Direct to Full Text: Research Collections with Cold War-era Radio Materials
3 pages; PDF.

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