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Garage/Presidential Returns/Broadcast

(Original Caption) Filed 3/15/1924-Station KDKA-The pioneer in radio Broadcasting... Wilkensburg, PA: This little town, a short distance from Pittsburgh, where station KDKA is situated, boasts of being the first municipally to house a broadcasting station. Photo shows the garage of Frank Conrad, from which the election returns of President Harding's rise to Chief Executive of the United States were sent around the country, after being relayed from Pittsburgh by telephone.
Garage/Presidential Returns/Broadcast
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Credit:
Bettmann / Contributor
Editorial #:
514699304
Collection:
Bettmann
Date created:
January 01, 1900
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Release info:
Not released. More information
Source:
Bettmann
Object name:
U236938INP
Max file size:
3339 x 2165 px (11.13 x 7.22 in) - 300 dpi - 4 MB