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Radio serials



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Radio serials were very popular in the early part of last century particularly before the advent of television in 1956 but continued well into the 1960s. The radio serial collection includes the recorded sound transcription discs and/or the scripts. There are over 35,000 titles in this collection. Broadcast from 1930's until 1960s they were surped by soap operas on the small screen.

The NFSA does not usually hold the copyright for the works in its collection, so clearing the rights to use the material will be up to you.

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Children; Comedy/Novelty; Crime/detective/cop shows; Documentary; Drama series; Radio Play; Radio Special; Religious Programs; Shorts; Sport; Variety/Quiz/Game/Talent/Quest/Comedy

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