Documenting and Celebrating Public Broadcasting Station Histories

Retrospective Anniversary Specials

Birthdays and anniversaries are natural occasions on which to look back at how you got to where you are. Many public broadcasting stations have taken the opportunity to do just that in these anniversary specials, which bring together historical overviews, conversations with staff that have been at the stations since their foundings, and give a sense of how the stations have become integral parts of their communities.

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Sadie Roosa

AAPB Metadata Specialist

Additional Resources

  • MPBN 20th Birthday Scrapbook
  • WILL 75th Anniversary Celebration
  • KUT 30th Anniversary Dinner