Saturday, December 14, 2013


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

No comments:

Post a Comment

Use my email address to contact me directly. If you post a comment here, I'd appreciate it if you let me know who you are. I cannot reply to anonymous comments - there is no way for me to get back to you.