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.

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Ben Franklin, Oral History (part 05)

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Another interview with Ben Franklin on his radio career

Ben Franklin, Oral History (part 04)

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Engineer Ben Franklin continues in this November 4th, 1993 interview recounting his stories of early Birmingham radio.

Ben Franklin, Oral History (part 03)

1948-Ben Franklin inside WJLD Bess Sup Hwy .jpg

Engineer Ben Franklin (Ben) continues in this November 4th, 1993 interview recounting his stories of early Birmingham radio.