Chronicling the History of Black Radio in Birmingham since the mid 1930's. Check back often as we digitize more of the collection and make it available online.
Ben Alexander discusses the history of WEDR
A collection of sound files, transcribed oral interviews, and images documenting Black and Race radio in Birmingham, Alabama.
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