Gen. Julius Klein Explains Origin of the Germania Broadcast


General Julius Klein, brother to William L. Klein, describing in 1952 how 25 years earlier he had to travel to Washington D.C. and meet with Sec. of Commerce Herbert Hoover and Hoover aide, John [William] P. McCracken, in order to get permission to produce on radio the "first foreign language hour in America".  He also discusses the circumstances of the Germania Broadcast's first time on the air in 1927.

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