Radio Day By The Bay 2014 Alameda  

Radio Day By The Bay 2014 – LIVE! in Alameda, July 26, 2014, 9 AM – 3 PM, at The Kofman Auditorium, 2200 Central Ave, Vintage radio and Hi-fi auction, live music, Lone Ranger re-creation and more. CLICK HERE FOR THE DETAILS

Welcome to the “Radio Central” Era  

Follow the restoration and construction of our Museum, Artifacts, Libraries, and Hall of Fame, now at our new permanent location, 2152 Central in Alameda CA. Click here for all the facts Right, Radio Central in 1900

HELP CHRS Create RADIO CENTRAL  

CHRS has moved to Central Ave. in Alameda. You can watch the ongoing restoration on our YouTube Channel. In the photo on the right, volunteers are bringing back our main exhibit hall to the way it was in 1900. Read about it here

ET Project  

Our museum houses several hundred of electrical transcriptions (also called “transcription discs”) of radio programs, now being encoded for our website visitors to enjoy.

UPDATED 6/10/14 – Another new show, and some news.  Click here to read more.

KSAN Jive95 BARHOF Video  

Great panel discussion with Bonnie Simmons, Richard Gossett, Dusty Street, Scoop Nisker, Terry McGovern and Norman Davis. Hosted by Ben Fong-Torres. Click Here to see the video

About CHRS

The California Historical Radio Society (CHRS) is a non-profit corporation founded in 1974 to promote the restoration and preservation of early radio and broadcasting. We are currently raising funds for our new museum in Alameda.

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Latest Update

  • Central Front CHRS ‘RADIO CENTRAL’ ERA BEGINS

    On April 23rd 2014 CHRS took possession of this historic building.  2152 Central Avenue in Alameda CA, will be known as CHRS ‘Radio Central’ and is now the Permanent home of the California Historical Radio Society and its’ programs, […]

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About BARM / BARHOF

The Bay Area Radio Museum (BARM) is an online collection of audio recordings, documents and photographic images pertaining to the history and development of radio broadcasting in the San Francisco Bay Area.

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