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Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection

 Collection — Box: 1997-094
Identifier: AR-1997-001

Content Description

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection contains one hundred seven (107) audiocassette tapes of interviews from the "Good Companions" radio show hosted by Bayard Stockton on station KMGQ-FM Goleta. The collection includes tape index sheets for some of the interviews.

Dates

  • Broadcast: 1983 - 1986

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with the Santa Barbara Historical Museum. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head Archivist of the Gledhill Library.

Biographical / Historical

Bayard Stockton, the "Good Companions" program host, started his career as a Cold War spy for the CIA in post-WW II Europe. In the 1960s he worked as a foreign correspondent for Newsweek. He also authored three books. Stockton moved to Santa Barbara in 1980 where he got involved in the community. Over the years, he was known as a radio personality, a teacher, writer, lecturer, media hound, political watchdog, and staunch supporter of causes.

Extent

107 Cassettes

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection contains one hundred seven (107) community affairs radio interviews aired on KMGQ-FM Goleta and conducted with a wide variety of well-known people on current events such as the arts, social issues, the environment, education, agriculture, politics, science, and history.

Arrangement

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection is arranged in two series:

1) Radio programs, 1983-1986

2) Interview indexes, 1983-1986

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show audio tapes were donated by Bayard Stockton to the Santa Barbara Historical Museum in 1997.

Processing Information

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection was processed by Chris S. Ervin CA in July and August 2021.

Title
Guide to the Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection
Status
Completed
Author
Chris S. Ervin CA
Date
2021-08-05
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Edition statement
First edition

Repository Details

Part of the Gledhill Library Repository

Contact:
136 E. De La Guerra
Santa Barbara California 93101 USA