Beginning in 1948 as a student run radio station on the campus of American University, WAMU 88.5 FM has since grown to become the leading public radio station for NPR news and information in the greater Washington, DC area, providing programming to a growing audience that now totals more than 575,900 listeners in the District of Columbia, Maryland, and Virginia. The WAMU Archives documents the history, programming, organizational information, advertising and marketing of the station.
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WAMU Archives, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.
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