Google posted the LIFE photo archive, “millions of photographs from the LIFE photo archive, stretching from the 1750s to today. Most were never published and are now available for the first time.”
Farm family gathered around table on which radio receiver is set & listening to radio for entertainment. Location: Hood River County, OR, US / Date taken: July 20, 1925 © Time Inc.
Powerful propaganda is beamed into Czechoslovakia through Radio Free Europe by refugees young and old, encouraging refugee activity and coordinating the different radio facilities. Location: Germany / Date taken: February 1952 © Time Inc. Photographer: Walter Sanders © Time Inc.
Fanny Brice (L) and Danny Thomas (C) performing on radio program. Location: US / Date taken: 1945 © Time Inc. Photographer: Walter Sanders