The Golden Age of Radio in the Old Colony (Three Acts)

By Eric B. Schultz

Act One: An Old Colony First

Fessenden — Wireless Station, Brandt Rock, Marshfield, 1906-ca 1912, From the collection of the Old Colony History Museum, Taunton, MA

Act Two: Wildfires in the Old Colony

From the collection of the Mattapoisett Museum, Mattapoisett, MA
Colonel Green — S. Dartmouth Residence — after 1936. From the collection of the Old Colony History Museum, Taunton, MA.
The author’s crunch of the 1930 census numbers.

Act Three: The Golden Age of Radio in Taunton

From the collection of the Old Colony History Museum, Taunton, MA.
WPEP sign at Joe’s Diner in Taunton, Mass 2022.

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