Ken Barry news, Part II, August 3, 1945
Description During World War II, radio station KSTP-AM broadcast a variety of news and entertainment programming from Fort Snelling. In this news bulletin, reporter Ken Barry announces headlines from around the world, including a Japanese raid on Okinawa; the sinking of a Japanese freighter; destruction of Japanese planes, trains and shipping equipment; Pierre Laval's testimony at the trial of Philippe Pétain; the Duke of Windsor's denials of an incriminating conversation with Laval; and the exclusion of Spain from invitations to join the United Nations.
Quantity 1 digital file
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Physical Support: digital file
Measurements 04:43 minutes running time
Place Subject: Fort Snelling Radio Station (Building #113), Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
Creation Creator: Hubbard Broadcasting Corporation, KSTP radio (1500 AM)
Subjects Fort Snelling, Hennepin County, Minnesota, United States
World War II
Dates Creation: Exactly 08/03/1945
Notes Forms part of KSTP-AM: An Inventory of Its World War II Sound Recordings at the Minnesota Historical Society. View finding aid at:
Holding Type Sound Recordings
Identifiers Collection I.390.15.7
More Info Collection Finding Aid

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