Western Old Time Radio Shows
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- The American Trail - The American Trail was originally broadcast in 1953 as a 13-part serial. The series chronicles American History, including the exploration and settlement of the American West.
- Death Valley Days - Death Valley Days was a long-running American radio and television anthology about true stories of the old American West, particularly the Death Valley area. It was created in 1930 by Ruth Woodman and
- Fort Laramie - Fort Laramie was a radio Western series that aired Sundays on CBS from January 22 - October 28, 1956.
Produced and directed by Norman Macdonnell, this Western drama depicted life at old Fort
- Frontier Town - Chad Remington was a two fisted lawyer in the town of Dos Rios. Chad's sidekick, Cherokee O'Bannon, played by Wade Crosby, who performed his role in a W.C. Fields dialect. Mr. Chandler remained in the
- Gene Autry - Born in Tioga, Texas on September 29, 1907, Gene Autry grew up on a small ranch and sang in the local church choir. Throughout his youth, he worked on ranches in Texas and Oklahoma -- but frequently l
- Gunsmoke - Gunsmoke is an American radio and television Western drama series created by director Norman MacDonnell and writer John Meston. The stories take place in and around Dodge City, Kansas, during the sett
- Hopalong Cassidy - Hopalong Cassidy is a cowboy-hero, created in 1904 by Clarence E. Mulford and appearing in a series of popular stories and novels. In print, the character appears as a rude, rough-talking 'galoot'. Be
- Red Ryder - The beginnings of "Red Ryder" can be traced to series of short stories written and drawn by Fred Harman. The series was adapted as a cartoon strip in the Los Angeles Times by Harman in 1938, before e
- Roy Rogers - Leonard Franklin Slye (November 5, 1911 - July 6, 1998), who became famous as Roy Rogers, was a singer and cowboy actor. He and his third wife Dale Evans, his golden palomino Trigger, and his German s
- Tales Of The Texas Rangers - Tales of the Texas Rangers, a western adventure old-time radio drama, premiered on July 8, 1950, on the US NBC radio network and remained on the air through September 14, 1952. Movie star Joel McCrea
- The Town Crier - Alexander Woolcott had a weekly radio show "Town Crier" which aired on the radio from 1929-42.