Affiliate Archives and Collections

This is a preliminary listing of RPTF Affiliate Archives and Collections, divided by state. RPTF affiliates will continue to expand substantially through 2015. RPTF contacts at each institution are listed when available.

If your college, university, historical society, or station collection would like to participate as an Affiliate Archive, please email a statement of interest to:

Coordinating Archive

University of Maryland-College Park – Special Collections for Mass Media and Culture
Chuck Howell, Michael Henry, Laura Schnitker


Auburn University
Dwayne Cox

Jacksonville State University
John Graham

Tuskegee University
Dana Chandler

University of Alabama
Mary Bess Paluzzi

University of Alabama-Birmingham
Michael Flannery

University of Alabama-Huntsville
David Moore

University of Mobile

University of North Alabama


Arizona State University
Rob Spindler

Pima County Main Library
Richard DiRusso

KXCI Community Radio Collection Archives
Randy Peterson

University of Arizona
Robert Diaz


Agua Caliente Cultural Museum
Cara Stansberry

American Radio Archive
Jeanette Berard

Bay Area Museum and Hall of Fame
Len Shapiro

Lambda Archives
Samantha Hills

Loyola Marymount University
Taz Morgan

ONE Archives at The University of Southern California Libraries
Loni Shibuyama

Stanford University
Archive of Recorded Sound – Jonathan Manton
Special Collections and University Archives – Roberto Trujilo

Pacifica Radio Archives
Brian DeShazor

Dan Einstein

University of California-Irvine
Thuy Vo Dang


Colorado Historical Society

Denver Public Library

University of Colorado-Boulder

University of Denver


Connecticut Broadcaster’s Association
Michael Ryan

Connecticut Historical Society
Barbara Austen

Private Collection
Wayne Norman

Private Collection
John Ramsay

University of Hartford
Margaret Mair

Wesleyan University Cinema Archives
Andrea McCarty

Robert Andrewsen

Yale University
Diane Napert


Delaware Historical Society
Constance Cooper

Hagley Library
Kevin Martin

Johnson Victrola Museum
Ann Horsey

University of Delaware
Rebecca Johnson Melvin


Florida Atlantic University
Maxine Schackman

Private Collection
Doug Miles

University of Central Florida

University of Florida
John Cech


Auburn Avenue Research Library on African American Culture
Kerrie Cotton Williams

Berry College Memorial Archives
Michael O’Malley

Emory University

Georgia Radio Museum Hall of Fame
John Long

Georgia State University
Kevin Fleming

Peabody Awards
Jeffrey Jones

University of Georgia – Brown Media Archives
Ruta Abolins

Valdosa State University
Deborah Davis

Jimmy Sanders


History of Idaho Broadcasting Foundation
Art Gregory


Illinois State University – University Archives / WGLT Archives
April Anderson

McLean County Museum of History
George Perkins

Museum of Broadcast Communications
Paul Kuritz

Newberry Library

Northwestern University
Laura Laplaca

The Studs Terkel Radio Archive / WFMT
Alison Schein

Third Coast International Audio Festival
Johanna Zorn

University of Illinois-Urbana/Champaign
WILL Radio
Jack Brighton


Anderson University
Vivian Nieman

Indiana University – Archives of Traditional Music
Alan Burdette

Indiana Media Digitization and Preservation Initiative
Patrick Feaster

Indiana University-Purdue Fort Wayne
Denise Buhr

Indiana University-Purdue Indianapolis

Indiana University-South Bend
Alison Stankrauff

Marian University
Nancy Kirkpatrick

Notre Dame University
Wendy Clauson Schlereth

Purdue University


Iowa Public Radio

Iowa State University
Brad Kuennen

Iowa State University Special Collections and University Archives

University of Iowa


Alice Lloyd College
Andrew Busroe

Asbury University
Morgan Tracy

Bellarmine University
John Stemmer

Berea College
Anne Chase

Brescia University
Sister Judith Nell Riney

Campbellsville University
John R. Burch

Centre College
Stan Campbell

Eastern Kentucky University
Betina Gardner

Filson Historical Society
Laura Wheaton

Georgetown College
Susan Martin

Kentucky Christina University
Naulayne Enders

Kentucky Historical Society
Louise Jones

Kentucky State University
Sheila Stuckey

Kentucky Wesleyan College
Pat McFarling

Lindsay Wilson College
Phil Hanna

Midway College
Cathy Reilender

Morehead State University
Ruth Robinson

Murray State University
Adam Murray

Northern Kentucky University
Perry Bratcher

Simmons College of Kentucky
Ouida Trabue

Spalding University
Jackie Young

St. Catharine College
Iiona Burdette

Thomas More College
Leoma Dunn

Transylvania University
Susan Brown

Union College
Frances Maloy

University of Kentucky
Terry Birdwhistell

University of Louisville
Bob Fox

University of Pikeville
Karen S. Evans

University of the CUmberlands
Jan Wren

Western Kentucky University
Connie Foster


Louisiana State Museum
Greg Lambousy

Louisiana State University – Shreveport
Laura Lyons McLemore

New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Foundation
Rachel Lyons

Southern University at New Orleans
Linda Hill-Smith

Tulane University
Bruce Boyd Raeburn


Maine Association of Broadcasters
Suzanne Goucher

Personal Collection
Elizabeth McLeod

University of Maine
Richard Hollinger

University of Southern Maine
Maureen Perry


Maryland Institute for Technology in the Humanities (MITH)

University of Maryland – College Park
Library of American Broadcasting

University of Maryland – Baltimore County
Tom Beck

University of Maryland – Eastern Shore
Steven Williams


American Archive of Public Broadcasting
Casey Davis

Emerson College
John Rooke

Stonehill College
Nicole Casper

University of Massachusetts – Amherst
Luis Alfonso Melendez

University of Massachusetts – Dartmouth
Sónia Pacheco

Valley Free Radio
Joshua Braska

Martin Miller

WGBH Archive
Casey Davis

Wellesley College
Jane A. Callahan


Bentley Historical Society
Karen Jania

Eastern Michigan University Archive
Alexis Braun Marks

Gerald R. Ford Presidential Library
Geir Gundersen

Historical Society of Michigan
Mark Harvey

Kalamazoo Valley Museum
Paula Metzner

Michigan State University
Shawn Nicholson, Whitney Miller

University of Michigan
Labadie Collection
Orson Welles Collection
WUOM Radio

Peter Whorf

Wayne State University – Walter P. Reuther Library
Mary J. Wallace

WRCG Detroit Radio
Dave Devereaux

Wright Museum of African American History
LaNesha DeBardelaben


Minnesota Historical Society
Jennifer Huebscher

Minnesota Public Radio
Margaret Bresnahan

University of Minnesota
Erik Moore

Pavek Museum of Broadcasting
Steve Raymer


Delta State University
Emily Jones

Highway 61 – Mississippi Public Broadcasting
Scott Baretta

Jackson State University – Margaret Walker Center
Angela Stewart

Mississippi Department of Archives and History
Elaine Owens

Mississippi State – Special Collections
Neil Builbeau

Pliny Woods School
Angela Stewart

University of Mississippi Blues Archive

University of Southern Mississippi

WROX and WROX Museum
Paul Wilson, Bubba O’Keefe


Missouri History Museum
Klara Foeller

Marr Sound Archive
Chuck Haddix

Missouri History Museum
Klara Foeller

St. Louis Media Archives at the St. Louis Public Library
Sarah Cain

St. Louis Media History Foundation
Frank Absher


Montana Historical Society Research Center
Annelise Warhank


Nebraska State Historical Society
Paul Eisloeffel

University of Nebraska – Lincoln
Mary Ellen Ducey


University of Nevada
Donnie Curtis

New Hampshire

Colby-Sawyer College
Kelli Bogan

Dartmouth College
Peter Carini

Manchester Historic Association
Jeffrey R. Barraclough

Man from Mars Productions
Ed Brouder

New Hampshire Association of Broadcasters
Jordan Walton

New Hampshire Public Radio
Andrew Parella

New Hampshire State Library
Donna Gilbreth

Private Collection
Richard Osborne

Pillsbury Free Library
Nancy Ladd

Plymouth State University
Alice Staples

University of New Hampshire
Roland Goodbody

Bill Wittick

New Jersey

Fairleigh Dickinson University
Duff Sheffield

Princeton University
Daniel Linke

Private Collection
Steve Stein

Seton Hall University
Alan Delozier

Trenton Public Library
Wendy Nardi

Ken Freedman

WPRB, Princeton
Mike Lupica

New Mexico

KD Radio

New York

Alan Lomax Archive/Center for Cultural Equity

Baseball Hall of Fame – Giamatti Research Center
Cassidy Lent

Brooklyn College
Mariana LaBatto

Brooklyn Historical Society
Julie Golia

Buffalo Broadcasting Association
Dave Gillen

Buffalo History Museum
Cynthia Van Ness

Columbia University, Rare Book and Manuscript Collections, Butler Library
Sean Quimby

Dowling College
Diane Holliday

Eastman School of Music (Rochester University)
David Peter Coppen

Forgotten Buffalo
Eddy Dobosiewicz

Greene County Historical Society
Linda Hunt

Historic Hudson Valley Radio
Walter C. Maxwell

Hofstra University
Geri Solomon

Jewish Archive of Broadcasting
Jaron Gandleman

Long Island University
Jarron Jewell

Long Island University-Brooklyn
Rachel King

Marymount Manhattan College
Mary Brown

Museum of Innovation and Science
Chris Hunter

New York Academy of Medicine
Rebecca Pao

New York Public Library
Jonathan Hiam

New York Public Radio Archive
Andy Lanset

New York Municipal Archive
Sylvia Kollar

New York State Archives
Janet Bunde

New York State Museum
Brad L. Utter

New York University
Janet Bunde

Paley Center for Media
Ron Simon

Pratt Institute
Nico Zanghi

Private Collection
Marty Biniasz

Private Collection
Steve Cichon

Private Collection
Peter Kanze

Private Collection
Tom McCourt

Private Collection
Rudy Paolangeli

Private Collection
Noa Eshkar

Rensselaer County Historical Society
Kathryn Sheehan

Staten Island Museum
Cara Dellatte

Staten Island Historical Society
Maxine Friedman

St. Lawrence University
Mark McMurray

Stony Brook University
Kristen J. Nyitray

Syracuse University – Belfer Audio Archive
Jenny Doctor

Union Theological Seminary
Beth Bidlack

Max and Frieda Weinsten Archive
Lorin Sklamberg

George Evans

WHRW Binghamton
Ron Drumm

North Carolina

Appalachian State University

Southern Appalachian Radio Museum
John Travis

Southern Folklife Collection, University of North Carolina – Chapel Hill
Steve Weiss

University of North Carolina – Asheville
Gene Hyde

University of North Carolina – Charlotte
Christina Wright

University of North Carolina – Greensboro
Erin Lawrimore

Wake Forest University
Tanya Zanish-Belcher


Mahoning Valley Historical Society
Constance L. Jones

John Carroll University Northeastern Ohio Broadcast Archives
Alan Stephenson

Ohio State University
Tamar Chute

Wright State University Special Collections and Archives


Will Rogers Memorial Museum

University of Tulsa


KBOO Community Radio Analog Archive
Erin Yanke

University of Oregon
Nathan Georgitis

Western Oregon University Archives
Jerrie Lee Parpart


American Philosophical Society
Brian Carpenter

Haverford College
Sarah Horowitz

Historical Society of Pennsylvania
Matthew Lyons

La Salle University
John S. Baky

Lehigh University
Ilhan Citak

Swarthmore College
Pat O’Donnell

Temple University, Special Collections
Margery N. Sly

University of Pennsylvania
Nancy Miller, John Pollack

University of Pittsburgh
Miriam Meislik

Rhode Island

Cumulus Broadcasting
Karen Kutniewski

Personal Collection
Charlie Jefferds

Personal Collection
David May

Rhode Island Radio Hall of Fame
John Rooke

University of Rhode Island
Sarina Rodrigues

South Carolina

South Carolina ETV Radio
Alfred Turner

South Carolina Broadcasters Association Archives
Saddler Taylor, Chris Fite

University of South Carolina
Steve Tuttle

Winthrop University
Michelle Dubert-Bellrichard


Memphis State University
Edward Frank

Tennessee Radio Hall of Fame
David Nichols

Vanderbilt University
Teresa Gray


Baylor University

Historical Music Recordings Collection, Fine Arts Library, University of Texas Libraries
David Hunter

KUT Public Media
Laura P. Willis

Margaret H. McAllen Memorial Archives, housed in the Museum of South Texas History
Phyllis Kinnison

Museum of Fine Arts – Houston

Nettie Lee Benson Latin American Collection, University of Texas Libraries, the University of Texas – Austin
Julianne Gilland

Prairie View University

Rice University Woodson Research Center

Texas Tech University Southwest Collection

University of Houston

University of North Texas

University of Texas – Austin
Briscoe Center for American History
Ransom Center


Brigham Young University
David A. Day

Gerald R. Sherratt Library Special Collections; Southern Utah University
Paula Mitchell

University of Utah

Utah Division of State History
Doug Misner


Middlebury College, Davis Family Library Special Collections
Rebekah Irwin

University of Vermont
Chris Burns

Vermont Folklife Center

Vermont Historical Society
Paul Strong/Marjorie Carnahan

Eric Michaels

Mark Esbjerg


College of William and Mary

James Madison University

Liberty University
Abigail Sattler

George Mason University
Rodger Smith

Old Dominion

Private Collection
Jay Bruder

University of Richmond
Betty Dickie

University of Virginia
Nathan Moore

Nicholas Rubin

Calvin Winkowski & Shawn Zirges


Gonzaga University
Stephanie Plowman

KRAB Radio Archive
Chuck Reinsch

University of Washington
John Vallier

Washington D.C.

Catholic University
Meghan Gates

Gospel Spreading Church of God
Dan Lyles

Library of Congress (Culpeper/Packard Center)
Steve Leggett, Cary O’Dell, Lauren Sorenson

National Archives of the United States
Daniel Rooney


NPR Library
Hannah Sommers

Smithsonian Center for Folklife and Cultural Heritage
Paul Sparrow

University of Mary Washington

West Virginia

United Mine Workers
Jim Quigel

West Virginia Public Broadcasting
Scott Finn

West Virginia Regional History Center
Jane Metters LaBarbera

West Virginia State Archive
Jim Greir

WMUL Radio
David A. Day


The Gay Peoples Union Collection, University of Wisconsin – Madison

Marquette University Archive
Amy Cary, David Gergetz, Bill Fliss

Milwaukee Public Library, all branches
Rachel Amdt

University of Wisconsin Archives
Vickey Tobias

University of Wisconsin – Eau Claire
Greg Kocken

University of Wisconsin – Fond du Lac
LuAnne Nims

University of Wisconsin – Fox Valley
Ane Carriveau

University of Wisconsin – Green Bay
Deb Anderson

University of Wisconsin – La Crosse
Paul Beck

University of Wisconsin – Manitowoc

University of Wisconsin – Marathon County

University of Wisconsin – Marinette

University of Wisconsin – Oshkosh
Joshua Ranger

University of Wisconsin – Parkside

University of Wisconsin – Platteville
James Hibbard

University of Wisconsin – River Falls
Melissa Barbey

University of Wisconsin – Stevens Point
Brad Casselberry

University of Wisconsin – Stout
Heather Stecklein

University of Wisconsin – Superior
Laura Jacobs

University of Wisconsin – Whitewater
Karen Weston

University of Wisconsin – Baraboo/Sauk County
Marc Boucher

University of Wisconsin – Barron County
Catherine Currier

Wisconsin Center for Film and Theater Research – University of Wisconsin – Madison
Wisconsin Historical Society
Paul Hedges

Wisconsin Public Radio


University of Wyoming
John Waggener

The Wyoming Room, Sheridan Count Fulmer Public Library


Canada National Library and Archives
Caroline Forcier Holloway

Queen’s University
Heather Horne

Ryerson University
Curtis Sassur

University of Toronto
Marnee Gamble

University of Western Ontario

York University