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Georgia Radio Hall of Fame collection

 Collection
Identifier: M226

Scope and Contents note

The Georgia Radio Hall of Fame collection, 1944-2013, contains printed materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, and audio recordings related to the radio broadcasting careers of Hall of Fame inductees throughout the state of Georgia. The collection also contains general information about some radio stations in the state, as well as weekly issues of the Southern Music Survey, 1963-1966, a radio airplay tip-sheet.

Dates

  • 1944 - 2013

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Unrestricted access.

Terms Governing Use and Reproduction

To quote in print, or otherwise reproduce in whole or in part in any publication, including on the Worldwide Web, any material from this collection, the researcher must obtain permission from (1) the owner of the physical property and (2) the holder of the copyright. Persons wishing to quote from this collection should consult the reference archivist to determine copyright holders for information in this collection.

History of Georgia Radio Hall of Fame

The Georgia Radio Hall of Fame was established in 2007 by John Long and Sam Hale to preserve Georgia radio history and to recognize current day radio broadcasting professionals, as well as the pioneers who helped shaped radio in the state of Georgia since 1922. Annually, the Hall of Fame holds an awards ceremony honoring Career Achievement and Legacy Inductees, and presents the the Elmo Ellis Spirit Award, Founders and Directors Award, and Horizon Award.

Extent

3.34 Linear Feet (in 8 boxes)

Overview

The Georgia Radio Hall of Fame collection, 1944-2013, contains printed materials, newspaper clippings, photographs, correspondence, and audio recordings related to radio broadcasting and careers of Hall of Fame inductees throughout the state of Georgia.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by John Long, May 13 and September 6, 2014.

Processing Information

Processed by Dennis Winslow, Spring 2018.
Title
Georgia Radio Hall of Fame
Subtitle
A Guide to its Collection at Georgia State University Library
Status
Completed
Author
Electronic finding aid created by Hal Hansen and Kevin Fleming, Fall 2018
Date
Fall 2018
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections Repository

Contact:
100 Decatur St., S.E.
Atlanta, Georgia 30303
404-413-2880
404-413-2881 (Fax)