Transferring functions of radio division, Department of Commerce, to Federal Radio Commission. by United States. Congress. Senate. Committee on Interstate Commerce

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  • United States. -- Dept. of Commerce,
  • United States. -- Federal Radio Commission,
  • Administrative agencies -- Reorganization

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Other titlesTransfer Radio Div., Commerce Department, to Federal Radio Commission
The Physical Object
FormatElectronic resource
Pagination1 p.
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Radio Service Bulletins were issued monthly by the Bureau of Navigation (and later the Radio Division, Department of Commerce) from January into the s and beyond to keep mariners, aviators, radio listeners, and others abreast of developments in the new medium of radio.

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