WIRE-AM 1430 Indianapolis Scrapbook
Scope and Contents
Scrapbook includes photographs from community events and "behind the scenes" at the station; radio personality bios; ratings and other administrative documents; promotional materials; newspaper articles; and sample programming lists.
- 1981 - 1983
.5 Cubic Feet (one scrapbook)
Biographical / Historical
WIRE-AM 1430, based in Indianapolis, Indiana, was on the air from 1935-1990. The country music station achieved enormous ratings success in the 1960s, 70s and 80s. David Letterman purportedly worked at the station early in his career. The station was also known for its sports broadcasting and community service events.
Conditions Governing Use
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Language of Materials
Contents were removed from the original binder and rehoused in folders.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
- Guide to WIRE-AM Indianapolis Scrapbook
- Compiled by Emily DiLeo and Frances Zengel.
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