The Night Owl

Lot 34 B3 F5 01.jpg

Title

The Night Owl

Subject

Radio stations -- Montana.
Craney, Edmund B., 1905-1991.

Description

"The Night Owl" program - an all night Saturday night show for DX fans in the mid-thirties, KGIR transmitting control room. Butte, Montana. Left: Ed Craney Right: Emmet Burke. This all-night program was popular with DXers. DXers were radio enthusiasts who sent reception reports to radio stations who send verification cards in return which were avidly collected. Broadcasters used the reports to gauge transmission quality.

Creator

Al's Photo Shop, Butte, Montana

Date

circa 1935

Rights

Copyright restrictions applying to use or reproduction of this image (which may be protected by copyright law - Title 17 U.S. Code) are available from the Montana Historical Society Research Center.

Relation

Edmund B. Craney photograph collection, Lot 34

Language

en

Type

still image

Identifier

Catalog #Lot 34 B3/5.01

Coverage

Butte, Montana

Original Format

b&w photographic print

Source

Montana Historical Society Research Center Photograph Archives, Helena, Montana.