MARC Record For Collection: WFAA, WBAP, Popular Song, and Octavo Collections, 1890-1960
LDR 00000npcaa a 4500
099 9 _a06/065
110 2 _aWFAA (radio station)
245 00 _aWFAA, WBAP, Popular Song, and Octavo Collections
351 _aItems are arranged according to the order assigned to them by catalog numbers which the two radio stations employed, or by accession number when an item came from another source.
These items are searchable in the main UNT Libraries catalog.
506 _aAccess to this collection is provided only by special arrangement. Please contact the Music Library for more information.
520 2 _aThe collection consists of thousands of published ensemble arrangements and sheet music for popular songs from roughly 1890 through the 1950s. Many items are also stamped for WBAP sister station KGKO.
545 1 _aAccording to the Handbook of Texas Online, WFAA radio station existed from June 26, 1922 until its call letters changed to KRQX on July 2, 1983. Beginning in 1950, the station existed in parallel with the now better-known WFAA-TV. The radio station shared a frequency with WBAP in Fort Worth for much of its existence, with a cowbell famously signaling the daily swap.
650 0 _aRadio broadcasting
650 0 _aSheet music.
710 2 _aWBAP (radio station)
856 42 _3Control Card
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