National Radio Hall Of Fame Gallery Opens
December 2, 2011 at 3:52 AM (PT)
THE NATIONAL RADIO HALL OF FAME GALLERY opened YESTERDAY (12/1) at 360 North State
Street in CHICAGO. THE GALLERY is part of the new MUSEUM OF BROADCAST COMMUNICATIONS. A grand arch filled with classic radios greeted visitors with a special section that features the NATIONAL RADIO HALL OF FAME CLASS of 2011. GRAHAM MCNAMEE, H.V. KALTENBORN, GANG BUSTERS, THE GREAT GILDERSLEEVE, SUSPENSE, WLS NATIONAL BARN DANCE AND RONALD REAGAN are featured.
"America now has a place to honor the great radio broadcasters who have defined the medium --
a shining beacon in the heartland that recognizes the significant role radio has played in our society," said MBC Founder/Pres. BRUCE DUMONT.