Saturday, December 14, 2013

Introduction

Empire Builders

A radio advertising campaign of the Great Northern Railway

    Basic timeline
  • January 12, 1929   Great Northern Railway goes on the air coast-to-coast with the dedication and opening of the new 7.79-mile Cascade Tunnel in the state of Washington
  • January 14, 1929   The first of 103 weekly broadcasts of Empire Builders is aired
 
 
  • June 22, 1931  Empire Builders is aired for the final time

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