KDKA & First Baseball Game

Aug 7, 1200Z-2359Z, KD3KA, Saxonburg, PA. –  Butler County Amateur Radio Public Service Group.  KDKA, Pittsburgh, PA is the longest continuously scheduled commercial broadcast radio station in the world and holds many “firsts” in radio history. The first radio broadcast of a professional baseball game was on KDKA on August 5, 1921, from Forbes Field in Pittsburgh. BCARPSG will celebrate this centennial milestone with a special event station from Roebling Park in Saxonburg, near the site of KDKA mediumwave and W8XK shortwave transmitters in the 1930’s. A commemorative QSL is available via BCARPSG, P.O. Box 141, Prospect, PA 16052. Please send SASE. Donations gratefully accepted. https://www.kdka100.org

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P.O. Box 141
Prospect, PA 16052
Please send SASE. Donations gratefully accepted.

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