United States Department of Commerce

Bureau of Navigation, Radio Division


DOC License files of active FCC stations as of 1954
Accession # 54-A-145 - Box 57 of 63



1998 James P. Snyder - all rights reserved. No portion of this document may be used in any form whatsoever without prior written permission of the author.

Last updated 980610WE.

Compiled at the Washington National Records Center, National Archives and Records Administration, Suitland, Maryland during February and March, 1996, updated June, 1998.


Folder call Last Lic. call Last DOC # Last Licensee Owner (if different) Last City of License First Lic. Date First Lic. call First DOC# First Licensee First owner (if different than Lic) First City of License Comments
KPRC KPRC 1769 Houston Printing Company
"Houston, Texas" 5/18/25





KQW KQW 255 First Baptist Church Charles D. Herrold "San Jose, CA" 12/9/21 KQW same Charles D. Herrold
same File folder needs to be replaced.
KQV KQV 452 Doubleday-Hill Electric Company
"Pittsburgh, PA" 1/9/22 KQV same same same same File folder needs to be replaced. First licensed as Limited Commercial.
KRE KRE 320 Berkeley Daily Gazette C.E. Dunscomb "Berkeley, CA" 3/11/22 KRE same Maxwell Electric Company
same xMaxwell Electric Company - 9/21/22
KRGV KFLU 1253 San Benito Radio Club
"San Benito, Texas" 11/1/23 KFLU same Rio Grande Radio Supply House B.G. Eubank & Roy E. Daniels same
KRKD KMIC 3078 J.R. Fouch
"Inglewood, CA" 1/17/27 KMIC




KRKO KFBL 775 Leese Brothers
"Everett, WA" 8/17/22 KFBL




KRLD KRLD 2064 Dallas Radio Laboratories
"Dallas, TX" 11/3/26 KRLD




KRMD KRAC 2065 Caddo Radio Club
"Shreveport, LA" 11/3/26 KRAC




KRNT KSO 1865 A.A. Berry Seed Company
"Clarinda, Iowa" 10/9/25 KSO




KROW KFWM 1808 Oakland Educational Society
"Oakland, CA" 7/8/25 KFWM




KSAC KSAC 1636 Kansas State Agricultural College
"Manhattan, KS" 1/27/25 WTG 615 Kansas State Agricultural College
"Manhattan, KS" see next line for WTG listing

WTG 615 Kansas State Agricultural College
"Manhattan, KS" 4/6/22




last license dated 9/18/25 and marked deleted; still Limited Commercial
KSAN KGTT 1788 Glad Tidings Temple and Bible Institute
"San Francisco, CA" 6/12/25 KDZX 463


"listed as sharing time with KFWM Oakland, CA; xKFVZ 8/5/26; see next line for KFVZ listing"

KDZX 463 "Glad Tidings Tabernacle, Inc."
"San Francisco, CA" 6/17/22




last license exp. 3/8/23 lic. dated 12/9/22;
KSCJ KSCJ 4001 The Sioux City Journal
"Sioux City, Iowa" 2/2/27 KSCJ




KSD KSD 330 Pulitzer Publishing Company
"St. Louis, MO" 3/14/22 KSD




KSEI KSEI 2032 KSEI Broadcasting Association
"Pocatello, Idaho"





see next line for file of KFWA include in this folder

KFWA 1679 Browning Brothers Company
"Ogden, Utah" 2/24/25




last license marked deleted dated 7/30/26
KSFO KTAB 1823 The Associated Broadcasters
"Oakland, CA" 8/10/25 KTAB same Tenth Avenue Baptist Church

xTenth Avenue Baptist Church - 8/11/26
KRSC KRSC 2059 Radio Sales Corporation
"Seattle, WA" 11/1/26





KSL KSL 661 Radio Service Corporation of Utah
"Salt Lake City, Utah" 4/21/22 KZN same The Deseret News same same see next lines for ownership changes

KZN 661 The Deseret News
"Salt Lake City, Utah" 4/21/22






KZN 661 Cope & Johnson Company The Deseret News "Salt Lake City, Utah"





as of 3/19/24

KFPT 661 Cope & Johnson Company - The Deseret News Cope & Johnson Company "Salt Lake City, Utah"





as of 7/7/24

KFPT 661 Radio Service Corporation of Utah
"Salt Lake City, Utah"





New owner; as of 1/19/25

KSL 661 Radio Service Corporation of Utah
"Salt Lake City, Utah"





Call letter change as of 3/24/25
KSO KWCR 738 Harry F. Paar
"Cedar Rapids, Iowa" 7/29/22 WKAA same H.F. Poor Republican Times same xWKAA - 8/19/26
KSOO KSOO 2077 Sioux Falls Broadcast Association
"Sioux City, SD" 11/13/26




Inspector notation says station already exists.
KTAR KFAD 495 Electrical Equipment Company
"Phoenix, Arizona" 6/21/22 KFAD
MacArthur Brothers Mercantile Company


KTHS KTHS 1633 News Arlington Hotel Company
"Hot Springs, Arkansas" 1/27/25





KTOK KGFG 3096 Full Gospel Church
"Oklahoma City, OK" 1/29/27





KTBS KSBA 2012 W.G. Patterson
Shreveport. LA 6/26/22 - see notes WQAQ 506 W.G. Patterson (Pres. Glenwood Radio Corp.)

#2012 crosses out #506 as KSBA on 9/11/26 license; xWQAQ 4/24/25; xKWKH?; see notes next line

WDAN 404 Glenwood Radio Corporation W.G. Patterson "Shreveport, LA" 5/19/22




No final license date or exp. available.
KTRH KUT 1882 University of Texas
"Austin, Texas" 10/30/25




includes files of WCM #554; see notes next line

WCM 554 University of Texas
"Austin, Texas" 3/22/22




no final license date available
KTSA WCAR 374 Southern Radio Corporation of Texas
"San Antonio, Texas" 5/9/22 WCAR 374 The Alamo Radio Electric Company

change in licensee name effective 2/28/24
KTUC KGAR 1946 Citizen Publishing Company
"Tuscon, Arizona" 7/13/26





KTUL KOCW 1097 Oklahoma College for Women
"Chickasha, OK" 4/19/23




see next lines for ownership change details

KOCW 1097 Chickesha Radio & Electric Company Z.C. Kell






sign on licensee

KOCW 1097 Chickesha Radio & Electric Company Z.C. Kell & J.A. Teeters






effective 1/17/24

KOCW 1097 Chickesha Radio & Electric Company J.A. Teeters






effective 4/30/24

KOCW 1097 Oklahoma College for Women J.A. Teeters






Change in name effective 10/3/24
KTW KTW 662 First Presbyterian Church
"Seattle, Washington" 8/14/23 KTW 665 First Presbyterian Church M.A. Matthews "Seattle, Washington" first Lic: 4/22/22; final lic: 5/12/23
KUJ KUJ 2091 The Puget Sound Radio Broadcasting Company
"Seattle, Washington" 12/3/26 KGEA same


KUJ effective 12/27/26

KVI 2087 The Puget Sound Radio Broadcasting Company
"Seattle, Washington" 11/24/26




ONLY ONE LICENSE FOR KVI
KUMA KFXY 1861 Mary M. Costigan
"Flagstaff, Arizona" 10/7/25 KFXY




KUOA KUOA 1276 University of Arkansas
"Fayettville, Arkansas" 12/4/23 KFMQ same same same same KUOA effective 7/19/26
KVOD KFXF 1595 "The Pikes Peak Broadcasting Company, Inc." William D. Pyle "Denver, Colorado" 9/2/25




see below for included file

KDZQ 441 Nichols Academy of Dancing Maud Baker Howard "Denver, Colorado" 5/31/22






KDZQ 441 William D. Pyle William D. Pyle
5/31/22




sign on owner

KDZQ 441 William D. Pyle Hal G. Nichols






effective 3/15/23

KDZQ 441 Nichols Academy of Dancing Hal G. Nichols






effective 6/14/23

KDZQ 441 Nichols Academy of Dancing Maud Baker Howard






effective 3/21/24; this if the final #441 license
KVOE KWTC 2058 Dr. John Wesley Hancock
"Santa Ana, CA" 10/26/26





KVOO KVOO 1951 Southwestern Sales Corporation
"Bristow, OK" 7/19/26 KVOO same "Voice of Oklahoma, Inc."

name change effective 10/26/26
KVOR KVOR 1593 W.D. Corley
"Colorado Springs, CO" 12/10/24





KVOS KVOS 2092 L.L. Jackson & L. Kessler
"Seattle, Washington" 12/3/26





KWG KWG 245 "Portable Wireless Telephone Company, Incorporated"
"Stockton, California" 12/7/21





KWJJ KFWV 1821 "KFWV Broadcast Studios, Inc."
"Portland, Oregon" 8/5/25 KFWV 1821 Wilbur Jerman
"Portland, Oregon" see below for ownership changes

KFWV 1821 "Wilber Jerman, Inc"







effective 10/16/25

KFWV 1821 "KFWV Broadcast Studios, Inc."







effective 10/10/26
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