Cavalcade of America Radio Scripts

These are the titles that we own of The Cavalcade of America radio program series. For more information about the program, take a look at the record in the BGSU Libraries Catalog. The BPCL holds other radio scripts not part of the Cavalcade of America set. Search them with the call number radioscriptsbox.

Inventory

Box 1
Folder Title Date
1 Robert E. Lee 4/23/1940
2 John Sutter 6/4/1940
3 Valley Forge 10/9/1940
4 Pathfinder of the Seas 10/16/1940
5 Ann Rutledge and Lincoln 10/23/1940
6 Wild Bill Hickok 11/6/1940
7 Dr. Franklin Goes to Court 11/13/1940
8 Light in the Hills 11/27/1940
9 The Battle Hymn of the Republic 12/4/1940
10 John Brown 12/11/1940
11 The Undefended Border 12/18/1940
12 As a Man Thinketh 1/15/1941
13 Dr. Franklin Takes It Easy 1/28/1941
14 Henry Clay of Kentucky 2/5/1941
15 Abraham Lincoln The War Years 2/12/1941
16 Plain Mr. President: A Study of George Washington 2/19/1941
17 Edgar Allen Poe 2/26/1941
18 Voice in the Wilderness 3/5/1941
19 I Sing a New World: A Walt Whitman Fantasy 3/19/1941
20 A Passage to Georgia 4/14/1941
21 Henry Burgh, Founder of the A.S.P.C.A. 4/21/1941
22 The Heart and the Fountain 4/28/1941
23 Theodosia Burr 5/12/1941
24 David Crockett 5/19/1941
25 Anna Ella Carroll 6/2/1941
26 Young Andrew Jackson 6/11/1941
27 First Balloon Flight in America 6/30/1941
28 Anne Hutchinson 7/14/1941
29 Clifford Holland 7/28/1941
30 Red Lanterns on St. Michael's 8/11/1941
31 Stephan Arnold Douglas 8/18/1941
32 Sacajawea 8/25/1941
33 Leif Ericsson 9/1/1941
Box 2
Folder Title Date
1 Lay That Musket Down n.d. (title pg. missing)
2 Operation Miracle n.d. (title pg. missing)
3 Geronimo 9/8/1941
4 City of Illusion 9/15/1941
5 Native Land 9/22/1941
6 Bolivar, the Liberator 10/6/1941
7 Waters of the Wilderness 10/13/1941
8 Valley Forge 1/5/1942
9 The Gentleman From Paris 1/12/1942
10 In This Crisis 4/20/1942
11 This Side of Hades 4/27/1942
12 The Printer Was a Lade 5/4/1942
13 A Tooth for Paul Revere 5/14/1942
14 Young Tom Jefferson 5/25/1942
15 Clara Barton 6/1/1942
16 The Colossus of Panama 6/8/1942
17 The Lady and the Flag 6/15/1942
18 The Battle of the Ovens 6/22/1942
19 Hymn From the Night 6/29/1942
20 The Gentleman from the Islands 7/6/1942
21 Man of Iron 7/13/1942
22 The Wild Young Man 7/20/1942
23 I, Mary Washington 8/10/1942
24 Theodore Roosevelt, Man of Action 8/17/1942
25 Prophet Without Honor 8/31/1942
26 Soldier of a Free Press 9/7/1942
Box 3
Folder Title Episode Air Date
1 The Wise Mad General n.d. (title pg. missing)
2 One Came Through n.d. (title pg. missing)
3 The General Wore Calico n.d. (title pg. missing)
4 Ready on the Right n.d. (title pg. missing)
5 Talk by Ambassador Joseph C. Grew, Guest of Honor 9/14/1942
6 Eagle to Britain 9/21/1942
7 Juarez 9/28/1942
8 I Was Married in Bataan 10/5/1942
9 Admiral of the Ocean Sea 10/12/1942
10 That They Might Live 10/19/1942
11 In the Best Tradition 10/26/1942
12 Toward a Farther Star 11/2/1942
13 Torpedo Lane 11/9/1942
14 Alaska Under Arms 11/6/1942
15 Feast From the Harvest 11/25/1942
16 The Road to Victory 12/7/1942
17 The Man Who Would be President 12/14/1942
18 A Child is Born 12/21/1942
19 Diary of a Pig Boat 1/11/1943
20 Soldiers of the Tide 1/18/1943
21 The Flying Tigers 1/25/1943
22 To the Shores of Tripoli 2/1/1943
23 The Perfect Tribute 2/8/1943
24 The War Comes to Dr. Morgan 2/15/1943
25 The Plot to Kidnap General Washington 2/22/1943
26 The Diary of a Saboteur 3/1/1943
Box 4
Folder Title Episode Air Date
1 The Eighteenth Captain 3/8/1943
2 A Case for the F.B.I. 3/15/1943
3 A Cook on the P-T Boat Writes Home 3/29/1943
4 Submarine Astern 4/5/1943
5 The Lengthening Shadow 4/12/1943
6 Listen for the Sound Of Wings 4/19/1943
7 Soldiers in High Boots 4/26/1943
8 Soldiers in Greasepaint 5/3/1943
9 Fat Girl 5/10/1943
10 Nurses Under Sealed Orders 5/17/1943
11 Mr. Lincoln's Wife 5/31/1943
12 The Enemy is Listening 6/7/1943
13 Make Way for the Lady 6/14/1943
14 The Unsinkable Marblehead 6/21/1943
15 Sky Nursemaid 6/28/1943
16 Listen to the People 7/5/1943
17 Soldier of the Cloth 7/12/1943
18 The Schoolhouse at the Front 7/19/1943
19 Diamonds at War 7/26/1943
20 Nine Men Against the Arctic 8/2/1943
21 Short Cut to Tokyo 8/9/1943
22 The Major and the Mules 8/16/1943
23 The Weapon That Saves Lives 8/23/1943
24 Dear Funny Face 8/30/1943
25 Double Play 9/6/1943
26 Iron Camels 9/13/1943
27 The Hated Hero of 1776 9/27/1943
28 Continue Unloading 10/4/1943
29 Bob Hope Reports 10/11/1943
30 Take Her Down 10/25/1943
31 Burma Surgeon 11/4/1943
32 Joe Dyer Ends a War 11/8/1943
Box 5
Folder Title Episode Air Date
1 12 Desperate Miles 11/15/1943
2 Soldiers of the Soil 11/26/1943
3 Navy Doctor 12/6/1943
4 Check Your Heart at Home 12/15/1943
5 U-Boat Prisoner 12/27/1943
6 Bullseye for Sammy 1/3/1944
7 Here is Your War 1/10/1944
8 Terrence O-Toole, M.P. 1/17/1944
9 The Doctor Shoots a Cannon 1/24/1944
10 The Sailor Takes a Wife 1/31/1944
11 The Purple Heart Comes to Free Meadows 2/21/1944
12 Junior Angel 2/28/1944
13 Odyssey to Freedom 3/6/1944
14 So Sorry - No Mercy 3/27/1944
15 Ambulance Driver, Middle East 4/3/1944
16 The First Command 4/10/1944
17 A Mask for Jefferson 4/17/1944
18 Autobiography of an Angel 5/8/1944
19 The Blessing of Liberty 5/15/1944
20 A Ship to Remember 5/22/1944
21 Treason 6/5/1944
22 My Fighting Congregation 6/12/1944
23 Tokyo Spearhead 6/19/1944
24 What Price Freedom 6/26/1944
25 My Friend McNair 7/3/1944
26 Boomerang 7/17/1944
27 Lovely Lady 7/24/1944
28 The Gals They Left Behind 8/14/1944
29 The Story of Canine Joe 8/21/9144
30 Yankee From Olympus 8/28/1944
Box 6
Folder Title Episode Air Date
1 What Makes A Hero? 9/4/1944
2 The Doctor Gets the Answer 9/11/1944
3 Hymn From the Night 9/18/1944
4 Voice on the Stairs 10/2/1944
5 Valley Forge 10/9/1944
6 Take Her Down 10/30/1944
7 The Girl Lincoln Loved 11/13/1944
8 The Admiral 11/20/1944
9 The Laziest Man in the World 11/22/1944
10 Witness for the People 11/27/1944
11 The Conquest of Pain 12/11/1944
12 Doughnut Girl 12/12/1944
13 Doctor in Crinoline 12/18/1944
14 America for Christmas 12/25/1944
15 Westward the Women 1/1/1945
16 Name, Rank, Serial Number 1/8/1945
17 Penny Fancy 1/22/1945
18 The Road to Berlin 2/5/1945
19 The Man Who Taught Lincoln 2/12/1945
20 Washington and the Traitor 2/19/1945
21 Flight Nurse 2/26/1945
22 Bernardine, I Love You 3/5/1945
23 The Seven Iron Men 3/12/1945
24 Sign Here, Please 3/19/1945
25 Grandpa and the Statue 3/26/1945
26 Robinson Crusoe, USN 4/9/1945
27 Weapon: 4H 4/23/1945
28 The Philippines Never Surrendered 4/30/1945
29 Artists to the World 5/7/1945
30 Weather is a Weapon 5/14/1945
31 How to Build Paradise 5/21/1945
Box 7
Folder Title Episode Air Date
1 Recon Pilot 5/28/1945
2 The Lieutenant's Come Home 6/4/1945
3 Law West of the Pecos 6/11/1945
4 Party Line 6/19/1945
5 DDT 6/25/1945
6 Assignment for the Prof 8/27/1945
7 Cargo Over Burma 9/3/1945
8 Sawdust Underground 9/10/1945
9 The Battle to Stay Alive 9/24/1945
10 200,000 Flyers 10/1/1945
11 The Spy on the Kilocycles 10/8/1945
12 Children, This is Your Father 10/15/1945
13 Johnny Comes Home 10/22/1945
14 My Son John 10/29/1945
15 The Builders of the Bridge 11/5/1945
16 A Guy Who Had to Have a Horse 11/12/1945
17 I Count the Days 11/19/1945
18 Traveller to Arkansas 11/26/1945
19 The Magnificent Meddler 12/17/1945
20 Names on the Land 12/24/1945
21 Ten in Texas 12/31/1945
22 Build Me Straight 1/7/1946
23 Venture in Silk Hat 1/14/1946
24 The Camels are Coming 1/21/1946
25 Commencement in Khaki 1/28/1946
26 Children of Old Man River 2/4/1946
27 Remembered Day (or Abe Lincoln's Answer) 2/11/1946
28 Young Major Washington 2/18/1946
29 Star in the West 2/25/1946
30 The Story of the Tremendous Trifle 3/4/1946
31 The General's Wife 3/25/1946
31 When Cupid was a Pup 4/1/1946
Box 8
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 Meet Artie Greengroin   4/22/1946
2 I Guess It's Here to Stay!   6/3/1946
3 My Freshman Husband   6/10/1946
4 The Cruise of the Cashalot   6/24/1946
5 With Cradle and Clock   9/2/1946
6 General Benjamin Franklin   9/16/1946
7 One Wagon Westward   9/30/1946
8 The Hickory Tree   10/14/1946
9 Mr. Conyngham Sweeps the Seas   10/21/1946
10 The Pinkerton Man   11/18/1946
11 Mother of Freedom   12/2/1946
12 Builder of the 500   1/20/1947
13 The Magnificent Failure 509 2/3/1947
14 The Voice of the Wizard 510 2/10/1947
15 Abigail Open the White House 512 2/24/1947
16 Mr. Pullman's Palace Car 513 3/3/1947
17 The Man Who Stepped Aside 516 3/24/1947
18 Kansas Marshal 517 3/31/1947
19 That Skipper From Stonington 518 4/7/1947
20 The Peanut Vendor 519 4/14/1947
21 The Doctor and the President 520 4/21/1947
22 Frontier Widow 521 4/28/1947
23 Witness by Moonlight 524 5/19/1947
24 The Iron Horse 529 8/18/1947
25 Mission to Cuba 531 9/1/1947
26 The Forge 537 10/13/1947
27 The Oath 538 10/20/1947
28 The Admiral Who Had No Name 539 10/27/1947
Box 9
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 The Flame 540 11/3/1947
2 The Unnatural Death 541 11/10/1947
3 Us Pilgrims 543 11/24/1947
4 Powhatan's Daughter 548 12/29/1947
5 The Conscience of Black Dan'l 550 1/12/1948
6 Perfect Union 552 1/26/1948
7 Mr. Lincoln Goes to the Play 554 2/9/1948
8 No Greater Love 558 3/8/1948
9 Paging Miss Ellen 559 3/15/1948
10 The President and the Doctor 560 3/22/1948
11 Roses in the Rain 561 3/29/1948
12 Woman of Steel 562 4/5/1948
13 Lee of Virginia 565 4/26/1948
14 Thunder on the Hudson 566 5/3/1948
15 Village Doctor 567 5/10/1948
16 The Enlightened Professor 569 5/24/1948
17 Who Walk Alone 570 5/31/1948
18 The Last Frontier 571 6/7/1948
19 Gettysburg 577 9/13/1948
20 Incident at Niagara 579 9/27/1948
21 Home to the Hermitage 581 10/11/1948
22 The Darkest Hour 582 10/18/1948
23 Bryant's Station 583 10/25/1948
24 The Blue Cockade 584 11/1/1948
25 Garden Key 585 11/8/1948
26 The Burning Bush 586 11/15/1948
27 Us Pilgrims 587 11/22/1948
28 Betrayal 588 11/29/1948
29 Oliver Wedell Holmes Mac Lanaham 589 12/6/1948
Box 10
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 The Indigo Girl 592 12/27/1948
2 The Gift of Johnny Appleseed 593 1/3/1949
3 Experiment at Monticello 594 1/10/1949
4 The Queen's Handmaid 596 1/24/1949
5 One Last Romance 597 1/31/1949
6 The Store That Winked Out 598 2/7/1949
7 The Unheroic Hero 600 2/21/1949
8 Pink Lace 601 2/28/1949
9 Journey Among the Lost 602 3/7/1949
10 My Hunt After the Captain 603 3/14/1949
11 Letter From Europe 604 3/21/1949
12 Dinner at Belmont 607 4/11/1949
13 Honest John Gaminski and the Thirteen Uncle Sams 608 4/18/1949
14 Lady on a Mission 609 4/25/1949
15 The House Near Little Dock Street 612 5/16/1949
16 Woman With a Sword 613 5/23/1949
17 Reluctant Rebel 614 5/30/1949
18 Ridin' Shotgun 617 6/20/1949
19 Wire to the West 619 8/30/1949
20 Joe Palmer's Beard 621 9/13/1949
21 Troublesome Jane 622 9/20/1949
22 The Immortal Blacksmith 623 9/27/1949
23 The Lady Becomes a Governor 624 10/4/1949
24 Anna Zenger 626 10/18/1949
25 Strike a Blow for Liberty 628 11/1/1949
26 Signal to the World 629 11/8/1949
27 The Greatest Risk 630 11/15/1949
28 Us Pilgrims 631 11/28/1949
29 South of Cape Horn 634 12/13/1949
30 The Incomparable Doctor 637 1/3/1950
31 Honor Bound 638 1/10/1950
Box 11
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 The Interchangeable Mr. Whitney 640 1/24/1950
2 Ordeal by Fire 641 1/31/1950
3 The Thinking Heart 642 2/7/1950
4 Reveille 644 2/21/1950
5 Young Man in a Hurry 645 2/28/1950
6 Mr. Peale and the Dinosaur 646 3/7/1950
7 Crazy Judah 647 3/14/1950
8 I, Mary Peabody 648 3/21/1950
9 Decision in the Valley 650 4/4/1950
10 The Firefly Lamp 653 4/25/1950
11 I Can -- And I Will 654 5/2/1950
12 The Sword of Kentucky 656 5/16/1950
13 A Portrait of the Author 657 5/23/1950
14 Miss Vinnie and Mr. Lincoln 658 5/30/1950
15 The Redemption of Lottie Moon 660 6/13/1950
16 John Yankee 663 8/29/1950
17 Golden Harvest 666 9/19/1950
18 Yankee Doodle Debby 667 9/26/1950
19 Emma 669 10/10/1950
20 Juliet in Pigtails 671 10/24/1950
21 Whither Thou Goest 672 10/31/1950
22 The Stepping Stones 675 11/21/1950
23 The Rose and the Thorns 676 11/28/1950
24 The Grand Design 677 12/5/1950
25 Ulysses in Love 678 12/12/1950
26 A Mockingbird Sang 680 12/26/1950
27 An American From France 681 1/2/1951
28 Spindle Top 682 1/9/1951
29 There Stands Jackson! 683 1/16/1951
30 Keepsakes 685 1/30/1951
Box 12
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 Greeley of the Tribune 686 2/6/1951
2 Mary of Murray Hill 688 2/20/1951
3 Whale Off 690 3/6/1951
4 King of the Nantucket 693 3/27/1951
5 The Reluctant Pioneer 694 4/3/1951
6 Man of Action 696 4/17/1951
7 The Raft 698 5/1/1951
8 A Duel with Aunt Rebecca 699 5/10/1951
9 Top Secret 701 5/22/1951
10 The Torchbearer 702 5/29/1951
11 The Silence Service 704 6/12/1951
12 Sound the Great Bell 707 7/3/1951
13 Girl on a Mission 710 9/18/1951
14 Listen My Children 711 9/25/1951
15 The Ship the Nazis Had to Get 714 10/16/1951
16 Loyal Lady 715 10/23/1951
17 Navy Blue 716 10/30/1951
18 Seven Hundred Boiled Shirts 717 11/6/1951
19 The Sitting Duck 721 12/4/1951
20 The Giant Who Stepped Over the Mountain 722 12/11/1951
21 As If a Door Was Opening 728 1/22/1952
22 The Night There Was No President 729 1/29/1952
23 Thunder of Justice 730 2/5/1952
24 With Malice Towards None 731 2/12/1952
25 Three Words 732 2/19/1952
26 Doctor Commando 733 2/26/1952
27 Romance at Fort Crawford 734 3/4/1952
28 Adventure on the Kentucky 735 3/11/1952
29 The Marine Who Was 200 Years Old 736 3/18/1952
Box 13
Folder Title Episode # Date
1 Breakfast at Nancy's 737 3/25/1952
2 The Nurse Who Forgot Fear 739 4/8/1952
3 Fly High, Fly Low 740 4/15/1952
4 Yankee and the Scales 741 4/22/1952
5 Going Up 742 4/29/1952
6 An American From France 743 5/6/1952
7 The Prisoner of Castle Thunder 744 5/13/1952
8 The Green Wall 745 5/20/1952
9 The Valley of the Swans 746 5/27/1952
10 Daughter With Wings 748 6/10/1952
11 The Quality of Courage 749 6/17/1952
12 The Dark Heart 750 6/24/1952
13 Patriot With the Chestnut Curls 751 8/26/1952
14 The Gig of the Saginaw 756 9/30/1952
15 One Way Out 757 10/7/1952
16 The Saga of Jerry O'Brien 758 10/14/1952
17 That Moore Girl 760 10/28/1952
18 One Nation Indivisible 761 11/11/1952
19 Away All Boarding Parties 762 11/18/1952
20 Listen My Children 765 12/9/1952
21 Barbed-Wire Christmas 766 12/16/1952
22 Billy the Kid 768 12/20/1952
23 A Medal for Miss Walker 769 1/5/1953
24 Down Brake 770 1/13/1953
25 Bless This House 771 1/20/1953
26 The Nugget and the Law 772 1/27/1953
27 The Short Straw 773 2/3/1953
28 Dangerous Mission 775 2/17/1953
29 Life on the Mississippi 776 2/24/1953
30 The Secret Road 778 3/10/1953
31 The River Finds a Master 779 3/17/1953
32 A Time to Grow 781 3/31/1953