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Broadcasting Foundation of America papers

Broadcasting Foundation of America papers

Descriptive Summary

Title: Broadcasting Foundation of America papers
Creator: Broadcasting Foundation of America
Inclusive Dates: 1965-1980
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet
Collection Number: ms4393
Repository: Hargrett Library

Collection Description

Historical Note

The Broadcasting Foundation of America (BFA) was founded in the 1950s by a group of broadcasters to distribute foreign news content to U.S. public broadcasting radio stations. BFA was in operation from c. 1955-c. 1983.

Scope and Content

The collection contains order forms from the Broadcasting Foundation of America for recordings of concerts performed at music festivals in Europe and Israel.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Broadcasting Foundation of America papers, ms4393, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Music festivals.
Radio programs.

Related Collections in this Repository

Related audiovisual materials from this collection are housed in the Walter J. Brown Media Archive.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Four Summer Operas programs, 1966 August 8
12Belgian Festivals programs, 1965
13Budapest Music Weeks programs, 1965, 1979
14Czechoslovakia Festivals programs, 1980 February
15Donaueschingen Festival programs, 1966 March 25
16Israeli concerts order form
17Monte-Carlo Festival programs
18Polish Radio order form, circa 1980
19Prague Festival programs, 1966, 1979
110Salzburg Festival programs, 1965-1979
111Zagreb Festival programs, 1966 May 13