Let's Explore Ohio

Copyright 2017, J. David Goldin

These are all the examples of this program in the radioGOLDINdex database. These listings are accurate as of October 29, 2017. The programs are listed chronologically, partial dates appear first, unknown dates appear last.


68037. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #31. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Ohio's pre-historic "mound-builders." The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68038. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #32. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of U. S. 40, "the only road until modern times, built by the federal government." Betty Zane saves Fort Henry with an act of heroism. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68036. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #30. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of an early adventure in education that took place in Hudson, home of Western Reserve University. How the university started in 1798 at Yale. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68034. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #28. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Columbus, the capitol of Ohio, starting in 1797. A famous Confederate soldier jailbreak is dramatized. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68035. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #29. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of the founding of North Bend, and of William Henry Harrison's colorful campaign of 1840. Hard cider and long cabins. Mr. Harrison was president for only one month. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68033. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #27. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Fort Recovery, built by "Mad" Anthony Wayne. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68031. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #25. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of the canals of Ohio, which were started in 1817 in Columbus. The date is approximate. Peter Grant (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68032. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #26. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A tour along "the Switzerland of Ohio." George Washington is asked to be an emissary to the French, who refuse to leave Ohio. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:43. Audio condition: Very good to excellent. Otherwise complete.

68030. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #24. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A visit to the James Garfield home in Longfield, near Cleveland. The story of the Ohioan who was president for only four months. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68029. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #23. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. In 1886, a new process to manufacture aluminum is discovered at Oberlin College by Charles Martin Hall. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:44. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68028. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #22. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. Ohio is a maritime state! The story of shipping on the Great Lakes since 1678 and the French explorer La Salle. Commodore Oliver Perry and the war of 1812 change shipping on the lakes. Governor Clinton (of New York) opens the Erie Canal and the "modern" era of shipping on the lake begins. "The Bermuda Of America" is nearby! The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68027. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #21. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. In 1786, a trader from New Jersey arrives at the site of what would eventully become Cincinnati. A history of the founding of the "Queen City" and its early history. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:51. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

68025. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #19. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of the founding of Cleveland. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68026. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #20. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of how Volney Rogers tried to save a beautiful valley in Youngstown from industrialization by making it into Mill Creek Park. He finally succeded in 1893. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Very good. Otherwise complete.

68024. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #18. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of the governor's daughter and the Indian chief. A romance in the wilderness between Zanesville and Marietta in 1788. Well told! The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:43. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68023. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #17. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. Johnson's Island was a Civil War prison and scene of a conspiracy to involve Britain in the war. A steamboat is commandeered to rescue Confederate prisoners. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:41. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68022. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #16. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. Two bicycle mechanics at the turn of the century in Dayton invent the first working airplane. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68021. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #15. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of how the floods of Dayton in 1913 inspired the construction of flood controls through "The Ohio Conservancy Act." A description of the most extensive soil conservation project in the world is described. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68020. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #14. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A drama about the founding of Marietta, Ohio. "The Ohio Company" is formed in Boston to settle land along the Ohio and Muskingham rivers. How Marietta got its name, The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68019. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #13. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A story about Schoenbroen, a restored town of the Moravian missionairies founded in 1772, and the murder of ninety Christian Indians. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68018. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #12. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Fort Meggs near Toledo, a battle against overwhelming odds where General Harrison said, "They shall not pass" during the war of 1812. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68017. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #11. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A drama about Ripley, Ohio and the Reverend John Rankin, who helped runaway slaves before the Civil War and who inspired Harriet Beecher Stowe's book, "Uncle Tom's Cabin." The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:31. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68016. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #10. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is prepared for McCann-Erickson Company. A trip to the Oxford Ohio home of William McGuffey, who wrote the famous "McGuffey's Reader." Merrill Dennison now receives credit as the "writer" of the program, not the "preparer." The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (writer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68014. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #8. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Johnny Appleseed, who travelled throughout Ohio planting apple trees. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68015. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #9. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. A drama about Freemont and "Old Betsy," a cannon who helped to keep the Northwest Territories part of the United States during the battle of Fort Stevenson. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:36. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68013. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #7. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. A drma about the only Civil War battle that took place in Ohio, at Buffington Island near Pomery, and of one of the greatest cavalry exploits of all time. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

68012. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #6. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. A drama set in the year 1752 at the incident at Piqua, Ohio that caused the French and Indian War. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

67978. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #5. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of Blannerhasset and Marietta, Ohio. Aaron Burr plans to create a new country, with himself as emperor...a fantastic scheme to conquer Mexico! The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:37. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

67977. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #4. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. In 1773, near Urbana, Ohio, Simon Kenton (also known as Simon Butler) steals horses from the Indians. Captured and tortured by the Shawnees, he is spared because of the pleadings of a friend! The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

67976. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #3. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. A dramatization of "The Battle Of Fallen Timbers," near Toledo. In 1794, General Mad Anthony Wayne battles the Indians. The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:38. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

67975. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #2. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. The story of the most famous tree in Ohio; the elm tree in Circleville Ohio where the white settlers in 1774 made a treaty with the Indians (and promptly broke it). The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

67974. Let's Explore Ohio. 1938. Program #1. Standard Oil Of Ohio syndication. Sponsored by: Standard Oil Of Ohio (music fill for local commercial insert). The program is produced for McCann-Erickson Company. The dramatized story of the battle of Lake Erie in 1813. Commander Perry says, "don't Give Up The Ship." The date is approximate. Paul Sullivan (narrator), Merrill Dennison (preparer). 14:40. Audio condition: Excellent. Otherwise complete.

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