Fonds PR-1784 - CKWX Radio fonds

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CKWX Radio fonds

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  • sound recording

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  • 1935-1969 (Creation)
    CKWX (Radio Station : Vancouver, B.C.)

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585 sound recordings

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CKWX is a Vancouver radio station.

Began April 1, 1923 as CFDC (Nanaimo, B.C.) Became CKWX in Fall, 1927. Call letters were changed as CFDC was too easily confused with the letters of other radio stations.

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The fonds consists of radio programming and advertisements of CKWX Radio in Vancouver. Fonds includes recordings of political speeches, documentaries, interviews, news and variety programs.

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Archives code(s): SD0177.

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Accession number(s): SD0177; SD0258; T4183


Sound recording originals may be in cool or cold storage. Contact staff for specific details.

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