War chest show, October 12, 1945
Description During World War II, radio station KSTP-AM broadcast a variety of news and entertainment programming from Fort Snelling, among them a radio drama called "The War Chest Show." This installment, which begins in mid-episode, follows a soldier blinded during the war who has returned home and is feeling hopeless. He speaks with a neighborhood girl who encourages him to go to the University of Minnesota, where other visually impaired students are receiving an education.
Quantity 1 digital file
Format Content Category: sound recordings
Physical Support: digital file
Measurements 03:58 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
Disability
Veterans--United States
Dates Creation: Exactly 08/12/1945
Notes Forms part of KSTP-AM: An Inventory of Its World War II Sound Recordings at the Minnesota Historical Society. View finding aid at: http://www.mnhs.org/library/findaids/sv000017.xml
Holding Type Sound Recordings
Identifiers Collection I.390.15.8
More Info Collection Finding Aid

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