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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting: KXIC Radio Collection

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Archives of Iowa Broadcasting

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KXIC Radio Collection

 

Preface

The purpose of the Archives of Iowa Broadcasting is to establish and maintain a permanent collection of materials relating to the history, development and contribution of radio and television in Iowa.

The Archives is committed to providing access to holdings. However, access to some items may be restricted by their fragile condition or by contractual agreement with the donors. Due to the complexity and variety of audiovisual formats, most items will need to be digitally duplicated or transferred before access can be provided.

 

Introduction

Abstract: KXIC Radio recordings covering various holidays, locations, and agriculture are included. Dates range from 1949 to 1966, and both magnetic recording tapes and wire recordings are included.

 

Scope and Content Note

Extent: 3 boxes.

 

Physical Description: Materials include wire recordings and magnetic recording tapes.

 

Dates: 1949-1966.

 

Subjects: KXIC Radio

 

Related Material: None.

 

Administrative Information

Restrictions: Some materials in this collection may be restricted under copyright. The Archives provides access to these items for the purpose of research, instruction, and private study under the provisions of Faire Use, outlined in section 107 of copyright law. User assumes all responsibility for obtaining permission for reproduction or use.

 

Preferred Citation: [item title/description], [date]; KXIC Radio; Wartburg College Archives, Waverly, Iowa.

 

Acquisition Information: Donation.

 

Processing Information: Processing completed by SE on 10/7/18.

 

Biographical Sketch/Agency History

History: KXIC is a radio station located in Iowa City that serves the Johnson County area. It uses a news/talk show radio format, and is owned by iHeartMedia, Inc. KXIC covers local and national news, as well as sports.

 

Timeline: 1949 (earliest record)-Present.

 

Bibliography:

Revolvy.com. (2018). “KXIC.” Revolvy. Retrieved from, https://www.revolvy.com/page/KXIC

                “Iowa City’s News & Sports Station.” (2018). Retrieved from, https://kxic.iheart.com/#

 

Series Description

  1. KXIC Radio

 

KXIC Radio:

  • KXIC Radio recordings dating from 1949 to 1966.
  • 3 boxes.
  • Box 1 contains ¼ reel-to-reel audiotapes. Box 2 contains wire recordings, and box 3 is a wire recording player.

 

Container Listing

 

Box

Format

Series

Content

Date

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

4 Days Travel/Thanksgiving

1949

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Last Day

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Des Moines Brown Hotel

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

No 1

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Under the Dome

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Brown Hotel

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Cemetery

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Kent Recording

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Chester Bridge

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Gettysburg

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Near Gettysburg III

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Heidi Olson

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Dean

8/16/1952

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Phillis Etc.

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

George Dean Etc.

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Return From Western

6/6/1952

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Graveyard Wunnerna U.S.

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

To You Mama

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Bell

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

GML Cleveland II

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Conestoga Edna

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Fried Mush

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Under Capilot Dome

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

Cloister

 

1

WIRE RECORDING

KXIC Radio

NO TITLE

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

GML Radio Program/Dinner Bell

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

GML Radio Program/Conestoga Wagon Story with Dutch

9/10/1954

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

GML Radio Program/Interviews: Cliff Gordon, Scott Swisher

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

GML Radio Program/Music "Little Brown Jug"/Thresher Whistle

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Covered Bridges- Columbus Ohio

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Ephrata Cloister

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Loveless

1956

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Covered Bridges/GM #2

7/17/1957; 8/1/1957

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Vacation

1957

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

NO TITLE

11/8/1959

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Ground Hog

1957

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Red Bird Chickens Geese/GML Radio/Whippoorwill Crow-Bob White

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

NO TITLE

11/9/1966

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Ground Hog

2/1/1958

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Vacation

1959

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Ground Hog

2/1/1958

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Ground Hog

1959

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Morning on the Farm

9/9/1954

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

GML Radio/Old Dinner Bell John Deere/Chickens Oxford Bell

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Rooster Crowing/GML Radio Program

 

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Oxyoke Inn

7/26/1959

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Vacation

1957

2

¼ REEL-TO-REEL AUDIOTAPE

KXIC Radio

Vacation

1957

3

WIRE RECORDING PLAYER

KXIC Radio

Wire Recording Player

 

 

 

 

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