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Entries from February 2005

Lost Localism: Remembering Iowa’s Broadcast Pioneers

February 14th, 2005 · No Comments

Iowans often lament that the state has never been at the forefront of national affairs. But, in the case of broadcasting, Iowa was firmly in the midst of the development of radio and TV broadcasting. Even the term broadcasting derives from the agricultural term for dispersing seed widely.

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