The Germania Broadcast, founded by William L. Klein in 1927 was one of the earliest, longest running, and most popular foreign language radio programs in Chicago. At its height it ran thoughout the week with a two-hour show on the weekend. It also featured special events in the Chicagoland area which attracted tens of thousands of participants.
This site is dedicated to the memory of both the broadcast and its founder, William L. Klein. It has been put together thanks to the efforts of Mr. Klein's sons and daughter, Leo, Julius and Regina, their mother and Mr. Klein's wife, Marilyn L. Klein, as well as audio digitization help from Bob Wayne. (Continue Reading...)