Radio-TV Broadcast History
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First station[]

  • Date: ...March 1, 1923-June 30, 1925...
  • Frequency:
    • 833 kHz (...March 1, 1923...)
    • 1090 khz (...June 30, 1923...)
    • 1050 khz (...June 30, 1924...)
    • 990 khz (...June 30, 1925...)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • George D. Carpenter (...March 1, 1923...)
    • Charles E. Erbstein (...June 30, 1923-June 30, 1924...)

Second station[]

NOTE: There is some evidence that this is the same station as the "first station" above. In addition, some sources state that WTAS started in Batavia before moving to Elgin (and then back to Batavia!).

  • Date: ...June 30, 1927-June 30, 1928...
  • Frequency:
    • 1090 khz (...June 30, 1927-June 30, 1928...)
  • Location:
  • Owner of license:
    • Illinois Broadcasting Corporation (...June 30, 1927-June 30, 1928...)
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