The Freedom Train

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.


24061. The Freedom Train. 1947. Decca transcription. "The Man Without A Country". Sponsored by: The American Heritage Foundation. For broadcast in conjunction with the Freedom Train Exposition. The story of Phillip Nolan, "The Man Without A Country." Very well-done and touching. Crosby also recites the not-usually-heard stanzas from, "The Star Spangled Banner." The date is approximate. Bing Crosby, The Andrews Sisters, Vic Schoen and His Orchestra, Frank Lovejoy, Victor Young (music), Gale Gordon, George Hicks (commentator). 27:39. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

97423. The Freedom Train. September 16, 1947. NBC net, KDKA, Pittsburgh aircheck. Sustaining. The train is starting tonight, to "rededicate American values. Patriotic music and oratory. Fred Waring and The Pennsylvanians, John Foster Dulles (Senator, New York), Tom Clark (Attorney General). 13:55. Audio condition: Excellent. Excerpts.

4032. The Freedom Train. September 24, 1947. CBS net. Sustaining. Arthur Godfrey walks through the actual railroad train in Grand Central Station and describes the exhibits that toured the country. Arthur Godfrey. 14:07. Audio condition: Excellent. Complete.

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