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WHAS (Radio station : Louisville, Ky.)


Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Charles Castner regional history collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG_251-UA
Scope and Contents

During the early 1960s, Charles Castner produced a public affairs series called "Kentucky Profiles" for WHAS radio. Later, Castner, a longtime railroad history enthusiast, worked as a public relations and information officer for the L & N Railroad Company, subsequently the Seaboard Systems Railroad.

Dates: 1889-1980; Majority of material found within 1960-1980

Flood broadcast

Identifier: 2009_010-UA
Content Description

Audiotape of broadcast made during the 1937 flood of the Ohio River. Portions were made under the call letters WFBR (Baltimore), WSM (Nashville) and WHAS (Louisville). The broadcast consists primarily of emergency communications, directing emergency crews and supplies to various locations during the 1937 flood.

Dates: 1937

Fred Wiche papers

 Unprocessed Material — Box: 1
Identifier: 2017_132

Fred Wiche papers

Identifier: 2017_132
Content Description

The collection contains TV show scripts for the Weekend Gardner from 1982-1986, clippings and obituaries related to Wiche, his bio file from WHAS and several short works of fiction he wrote.

Dates: 1955-1998

Additional filters:

Collection 3
Unprocessed Material 1
Floods -- Kentucky -- Louisville 2
Floods -- Ohio River 2
Electric railroads -- Cars 1
Gardeners -- Kentucky -- Louisville 1
Indiana -- History 1