North Of Freedom

"Its not the end of the world but you can see it from here."


Contents


About

Currently a work in progress. Mostly a side project to help refresh my memory on some web things.I intend to work on this page, as time allows.




Radio and Computing


Ham Radio Stuff


Echolink
Internet Radio Linking Project

Shortwave Listening


WBCQ The Planet

History/ Retro

War of the worlds 1938

October 30, 2019 will mark the 81st anniversary of War of the Worlds Broacast.
It was broadcast from the Columbia Broadcasting Building in New York. Between 8-9 PM ET

.youtube
recording of the broadcast on youtube

Automatic Digital Network -AUTODIN

Autodin, was a Department of Defense data network that predates ARPANET. It is essentially a packet switching network.

.youtube an old film about AUTODIN

World War II Random

.ogg August 15, 1945 WOR News bulletin anouncing the suicide of Korechika Anami, Japanese War Minister.




Cold War Alaska - The White Alice Communications System


An intresting page that details the White Alice communications system. that utilzed tropospheric scatter for over the horizon communcation.




Falklands War (April 2,1982 to June 14,1982)

Wikipedia entry on the Falklands War
.youtube Falkland Islands Broadcasting Station. Live broadcast of Argentine Invasion 1982. Part 1 of 2.
.youtube Falkland Islands Broadcasting Station. Live broadcast of Argentine Invasion 1982. Part 2 of 2.

.mp3 BBC newscast concerning the Falklands Crisis.Circa 1982

Misc