KDHX Collection

Accession Number: MA 90:09
MA 93:10
MA uu:161
Location:  SC E1 Shelf 1
Dates:  1983 - 2012
Size:  1 Hollinger
Creator/Collector: Collected by Larry Weir
Collect by Susan Wolin
Collected by Adele Heagney; Frank Absher; KDHX; and others
Acquisition info: The first accession (MA 90:09) came as a donation by Larry Weir on August 8, 1990.
The second accession (MA 93:10) of a May/June 1993 program guide came from Susan Wolin on September 11, 1993.
The third accession (MA uu:161) came as donations from Adele Heagney and also Frank Absher.
Accruals:  Few accruals expected
Custodial history: The collection was created in Special Collections in 2015. The first and second accessions were combined with the Airwaves issues mailed to the Media Archives (Fall 1990 – September/October 1993) to create one discrete collection.
Language:  English
Processed by:  Sarah Cain, February 2015
Conservation notes: All items placed into acid-free folders and envelopes within an archival box. Metal fasteners have been removed.
Scope and Content: The collection contains papers, publications, ephemera and memorabilia of KDHX. Included is an incomplete run of Airwaves from 1983 to 2008. Airwaves is the the official publication of KDHX issued to members that contributed $40 or more annually to the station.
KDHX is a community radio that KDHX began construction in March of 1982, but did not go on the air until 1987. It broadcasts at 88.1 mHz. The station is licensed to the Double Helix Corporation. In 2013, KDHX moved to the Larry J. Weir Center for Independent Media (3524 Washington Avenue) after more than twenty-five years at 3504 Magnolia Avenue.
Arrangement: Collection organized into subseries.
Series 1: Papers
Series 2: Airwaves
Restrictions: Copyright held KDHX. Permission required to reproduce images.
Remarks:  

KDHX Collection
1983 - 2012
1 Hollinger; 0.4 cu. ft.

Box/Folder Description
 1/1  Finding aid
   Series 1: Papers
 1/2  Administrative files, 1990s
 1/3  Membership materials, 1998-2012
 1/4  Miscellaneous: Scouting for Food certificate, November 1992; “Station of the Month-KDHX”, Community Radio News, July 1990; Program schedule effective January 1, 1999; Bela Fleck & The Flecktones autographed photo
 1/5  Promotion material. Ge-212, Ge-220
 1/6  Promotion material – decals
 1/7  Promotion material – “Radio for Your Eats, and What’s Between Them”
 1/8  Volunteer newsletter, 1999-2000, 2005-2008
   Series 2: Airwaves
 1/9  June 1983 – June/July 1990
 1/10 Fall 1990 – September/October 1993
 1/11 September/October 1993 – Summer 2008. Ge-212, Ge-214
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