an online audio archive of historic radio broadcast

Hear it Now is a pilot project to provide researchers and the general public access to historic broadcasts in early radio journalism. The recordings are part of the University of Maryland at College Park Libraries' collection.

Hear it Now is a joint project of the University of Maryland's College of Journalism and the Library of American Broadcasting. It was created by Maryland journalism students Elizabeth H. Chu and Lesli Harper.

Click on a decade on the radio dial below to hear the historic broadcasts.
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For more information, please e-mail Christopher Callahan with your questions, comments or suggestions.