Radio Rides the Range


                    Some photos

Thanks to the cooperation of the American Radio Archives at the Thousand Oaks,California Library, the Library of American Broadcasting in College Park, Maryland, the Milwaukee Area Radio Enthusiasts, and the private collection of Jack French, the editors were able to assemble 25 photographs highlighting western drama broadcasts spaning more than four decades.

Here's just a sampling of the many photos in the book.

Florence Halop as Polly Armstead from
Bobby Benson and H-Bar-O-Riders
, 1934
Raymond Burr, left, and Vic Perrin
in Fort Laramie, 1956.


Chicago cast of Empire Bulders, circa 1930. Fourth from left is Don Ameche and the two women are Lucille Hustig (blonde) and Berrnadine Flynn (brunette).