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Long Lost Radio History Images:
Radio Station KIBS Canton Island
Central Pacific 1952

Glenn Carpenter, who grew up on Canton Island in the 1950's where his father was also announcer on KIBS Radio, has shared this earlier photo of the station building shortly after construction. The vegetation seen in the color image from a little later has yet to take hold. The photo was taken by his grandmother Laura Olson Laswell, RN.

KIBS Canton Island 1952

© Glenn Carpenter Collection, Radio Heritage Foundation


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