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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Sonrose Rutledge, Oral History

SonRose Rutledge 2 min.mp3

Sonny Rutledge talks about his time as a high school radio DJ in the late 1950s.

Sonrose Rutledge, WBCO, 1956

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Full length black and white portrait of Sonrose Rutledge in the WBCO radio station. Depicted holding microphone with 'WBCO' legend in one hand and…

Sonrose Rutledge, Oral History Transcript

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Sonrose Rutledge discusses being a high school DJ and working at various Birmingham and Louisiana radio stations.