The Paris Radio Exhibition

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The Paris Radio Exhibition

by KirtB » Wed Jul 26, 2017 7:49 am

The Paris Radio Exhibition, February 1935 Short Wave Craft

'All-wave' radios were all the rage in the 1930s. Such technological marvels (they truly were back in the day) gave listeners access to not just local commercial broadcasts, but to radio stations around the world. Farm families and suburb dwellers suddenly became nouveau cosmopolitans. It was akin to how the Internet, aka the 'Information Superhighway,' provided on-demand access to stored data in the 1990s. 'Onramps' like RF Cafe provided organized, classified venues for the teeming masses. But, I digress... Not only were new radios being designed as all-wave, but tuning ...