I don't believe there's any single "comprehensive" collection. I believe
the National Archives has a lot of NBC news recordings, and there might be
something at the Library of Congress. But there are many other collections
in places like university libraries that have extensive runs of one or two
Are you looking for something in particular? The old-time radio hobbyists
have done a pretty good job of cataloging the stuff that's in circulation.
At 09:42 AM 9-2-2003 -0700, Jerry McBride wrote:
>Can anyone tell me of an institution that has a comprehensive or close to
>comprehensive collection of recordings of NBC radio broadcasts from the
>1930s and 1940s?