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KCBS radio show on the disappearance of Amelia Earhart

 Collection — Box: 1 box
Identifier: MSP 191


These audio files were transferred from two reel to reel recordings of a radio show broadcast on KCBS SanFrancisco in 1960. Host Don Mosely speculates on the disappearance of Amelia Earhart.  The first file (1.02 GB) is 30 minutes, and the second file is 24 minutes. The original reels have been retained.


  • 1960-1960

Conditions Governing Access

Purdue does not own the copyright to this material.


1.84 Gigabytes

0.25 Cubic Feet

Custodial History

Two reel to reel recordings with minimal label information were found in the umbrella collection "Amelia Earhart supplementary collection from various donors and sources," MSP 188. The reel to reels were reformatted by George Blood LLC in August 2015.

Existence and Location of Originals

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Other Descriptive Information

Files transferred to M drive: [url=file:///\\\archives\ASC\MSP00191%20-%20KCBS%20Radio%20Recording%20on%20Disappearance%20of%20Amelia%20Earhart]M:\ASC\MSP00191 - KCBS Radio Recording on Disappearance of Amelia Earhart[/url]
KCBS radio show on the disappearance of Amelia Earhart
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Repository Details

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