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.


Box 1
1Robert E. Lee4/23/1940
2John Sutter6/4/1940
3Valley Forge10/9/1940
4Pathfinder of the Seas10/16/1940
5Ann Rutledge and Lincoln10/23/1940
6Wild Bill Hickok11/6/1940
7Dr. Franklin Goes to Court11/13/1940
8Light in the Hills11/27/1940
9The Battle Hymn of the Republic12/4/1940
10John Brown12/11/1940
11The Undefended Border12/18/1940
12As a Man Thinketh1/15/1941
13Dr. Franklin Takes It Easy1/28/1941
14Henry Clay of Kentucky2/5/1941
15Abraham Lincoln The War Years2/12/1941
16Plain Mr. President: A Study of George Washington2/19/1941
17Edgar Allen Poe2/26/1941
18Voice in the Wilderness3/5/1941
19I Sing a New World: A Walt Whitman Fantasy3/19/1941
20A Passage to Georgia4/14/1941
21Henry Burgh, Founder of the A.S.P.C.A.4/21/1941
22The Heart and the Fountain4/28/1941
23Theodosia Burr5/12/1941
24David Crockett5/19/1941
25Anna Ella Carroll6/2/1941
26Young Andrew Jackson6/11/1941
27First Balloon Flight in America6/30/1941
28Anne Hutchinson7/14/1941
29Clifford Holland7/28/1941
30Red Lanterns on St. Michael's8/11/1941
31Stephan Arnold Douglas8/18/1941
33Leif Ericsson9/1/1941
Box 2
1Lay That Musket Downn.d. (title pg. missing)
2Operation Miraclen.d. (title pg. missing)
4City of Illusion9/15/1941
5Native Land9/22/1941
6Bolivar, the Liberator10/6/1941
7Waters of the Wilderness10/13/1941
8Valley Forge1/5/1942
9The Gentleman From Paris1/12/1942
10In This Crisis4/20/1942
11This Side of Hades4/27/1942
12The Printer Was a Lade5/4/1942
13A Tooth for Paul Revere5/14/1942
14Young Tom Jefferson5/25/1942
15Clara Barton6/1/1942
16The Colossus of Panama6/8/1942
17The Lady and the Flag6/15/1942
18The Battle of the Ovens6/22/1942
19Hymn From the Night6/29/1942
20The Gentleman from the Islands7/6/1942
21Man of Iron7/13/1942
22The Wild Young Man7/20/1942
23I, Mary Washington8/10/1942
24Theodore Roosevelt, Man of Action8/17/1942
25Prophet Without Honor8/31/1942
26Soldier of a Free Press9/7/1942
Box 3
FolderTitleEpisode Air Date
1The Wise Mad Generaln.d. (title pg. missing)
2One Came Throughn.d. (title pg. missing)
3The General Wore Calicon.d. (title pg. missing)
4Ready on the Rightn.d. (title pg. missing)
5Talk by Ambassador Joseph C. Grew, Guest of Honor9/14/1942
6Eagle to Britain9/21/1942
8I Was Married in Bataan10/5/1942
9Admiral of the Ocean Sea10/12/1942
10That They Might Live10/19/1942
11In the Best Tradition10/26/1942
12Toward a Farther Star11/2/1942
13Torpedo Lane11/9/1942
14Alaska Under Arms11/6/1942
15Feast From the Harvest11/25/1942
16The Road to Victory12/7/1942
17The Man Who Would be President12/14/1942
18A Child is Born12/21/1942
19Diary of a Pig Boat1/11/1943
20Soldiers of the Tide1/18/1943
21The Flying Tigers1/25/1943
22To the Shores of Tripoli2/1/1943
23The Perfect Tribute2/8/1943
24The War Comes to Dr. Morgan2/15/1943
25The Plot to Kidnap General Washington2/22/1943
26The Diary of a Saboteur3/1/1943
Box 4
FolderTitleEpisode Air Date
1The Eighteenth Captain3/8/1943
2A Case for the F.B.I.3/15/1943
3A Cook on the P-T Boat Writes Home3/29/1943
4Submarine Astern4/5/1943
5The Lengthening Shadow4/12/1943
6Listen for the Sound Of Wings4/19/1943
7Soldiers in High Boots4/26/1943
8Soldiers in Greasepaint5/3/1943
9Fat Girl5/10/1943
10Nurses Under Sealed Orders5/17/1943
11Mr. Lincoln's Wife5/31/1943
12The Enemy is Listening6/7/1943
13Make Way for the Lady6/14/1943
14The Unsinkable Marblehead6/21/1943
15Sky Nursemaid6/28/1943
16Listen to the People7/5/1943
17Soldier of the Cloth7/12/1943
18The Schoolhouse at the Front7/19/1943
19Diamonds at War7/26/1943
20Nine Men Against the Arctic8/2/1943
21Short Cut to Tokyo8/9/1943
22The Major and the Mules8/16/1943
23The Weapon That Saves Lives8/23/1943
24Dear Funny Face8/30/1943
25Double Play9/6/1943
26Iron Camels9/13/1943
27The Hated Hero of 17769/27/1943
28Continue Unloading10/4/1943
29Bob Hope Reports10/11/1943
30Take Her Down10/25/1943
31Burma Surgeon11/4/1943
32Joe Dyer Ends a War11/8/1943
Box 5
FolderTitleEpisode Air Date
112 Desperate Miles11/15/1943
2Soldiers of the Soil11/26/1943
3Navy Doctor12/6/1943
4Check Your Heart at Home12/15/1943
5U-Boat Prisoner12/27/1943
6Bullseye for Sammy1/3/1944
7Here is Your War1/10/1944
8Terrence O-Toole, M.P.1/17/1944
9The Doctor Shoots a Cannon1/24/1944
10The Sailor Takes a Wife1/31/1944
11The Purple Heart Comes to Free Meadows2/21/1944
12Junior Angel2/28/1944
13Odyssey to Freedom3/6/1944
14So Sorry - No Mercy3/27/1944
15Ambulance Driver, Middle East4/3/1944
16The First Command4/10/1944
17A Mask for Jefferson4/17/1944
18Autobiography of an Angel5/8/1944
19The Blessing of Liberty5/15/1944
20A Ship to Remember5/22/1944
22My Fighting Congregation6/12/1944
23Tokyo Spearhead6/19/1944
24What Price Freedom6/26/1944
25My Friend McNair7/3/1944
27Lovely Lady7/24/1944
28The Gals They Left Behind8/14/1944
29The Story of Canine Joe8/21/9144
30Yankee From Olympus8/28/1944
Box 6
FolderTitleEpisode Air Date
1What Makes A Hero?9/4/1944
2The Doctor Gets the Answer9/11/1944
3Hymn From the Night9/18/1944
4Voice on the Stairs10/2/1944
5Valley Forge10/9/1944
6Take Her Down10/30/1944
7The Girl Lincoln Loved11/13/1944
8The Admiral11/20/1944
9The Laziest Man in the World11/22/1944
10Witness for the People11/27/1944
11The Conquest of Pain12/11/1944
12Doughnut Girl12/12/1944
13Doctor in Crinoline12/18/1944
14America for Christmas12/25/1944
15Westward the Women1/1/1945
16Name, Rank, Serial Number1/8/1945
17Penny Fancy1/22/1945
18The Road to Berlin2/5/1945
19The Man Who Taught Lincoln2/12/1945
20Washington and the Traitor2/19/1945
21Flight Nurse2/26/1945
22Bernardine, I Love You3/5/1945
23The Seven Iron Men3/12/1945
24Sign Here, Please3/19/1945
25Grandpa and the Statue3/26/1945
26Robinson Crusoe, USN4/9/1945
27Weapon: 4H4/23/1945
28The Philippines Never Surrendered4/30/1945
29Artists to the World5/7/1945
30Weather is a Weapon5/14/1945
31How to Build Paradise5/21/1945
Box 7
FolderTitleEpisode Air Date
1Recon Pilot5/28/1945
2The Lieutenant's Come Home6/4/1945
3Law West of the Pecos6/11/1945
4Party Line6/19/1945
6Assignment for the Prof8/27/1945
7Cargo Over Burma9/3/1945
8Sawdust Underground9/10/1945
9The Battle to Stay Alive9/24/1945
10200,000 Flyers10/1/1945
11The Spy on the Kilocycles10/8/1945
12Children, This is Your Father10/15/1945
13Johnny Comes Home10/22/1945
14My Son John10/29/1945
15The Builders of the Bridge11/5/1945
16A Guy Who Had to Have a Horse11/12/1945
17I Count the Days11/19/1945
18Traveller to Arkansas11/26/1945
19The Magnificent Meddler12/17/1945
20Names on the Land12/24/1945
21Ten in Texas12/31/1945
22Build Me Straight1/7/1946
23Venture in Silk Hat1/14/1946
24The Camels are Coming1/21/1946
25Commencement in Khaki1/28/1946
26Children of Old Man River2/4/1946
27Remembered Day (or Abe Lincoln's Answer)2/11/1946
28Young Major Washington2/18/1946
29Star in the West2/25/1946
30The Story of the Tremendous Trifle3/4/1946
31The General's Wife3/25/1946
31When Cupid was a Pup4/1/1946
Box 8
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1Meet Artie Greengroin 4/22/1946
2I Guess It's Here to Stay! 6/3/1946
3My Freshman Husband 6/10/1946
4The Cruise of the Cashalot 6/24/1946
5With Cradle and Clock 9/2/1946
6General Benjamin Franklin 9/16/1946
7One Wagon Westward 9/30/1946
8The Hickory Tree 10/14/1946
9Mr. Conyngham Sweeps the Seas 10/21/1946
10The Pinkerton Man 11/18/1946
11Mother of Freedom 12/2/1946
12Builder of the 500 1/20/1947
13The Magnificent Failure5092/3/1947
14The Voice of the Wizard5102/10/1947
15Abigail Open the White House5122/24/1947
16Mr. Pullman's Palace Car5133/3/1947
17The Man Who Stepped Aside5163/24/1947
18Kansas Marshal5173/31/1947
19That Skipper From Stonington5184/7/1947
20The Peanut Vendor5194/14/1947
21The Doctor and the President5204/21/1947
22Frontier Widow5214/28/1947
23Witness by Moonlight5245/19/1947
24The Iron Horse5298/18/1947
25Mission to Cuba5319/1/1947
26The Forge53710/13/1947
27The Oath53810/20/1947
28The Admiral Who Had No Name53910/27/1947
Box 9
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1The Flame54011/3/1947
2The Unnatural Death54111/10/1947
3Us Pilgrims54311/24/1947
4Powhatan's Daughter54812/29/1947
5The Conscience of Black Dan'l5501/12/1948
6Perfect Union5521/26/1948
7Mr. Lincoln Goes to the Play5542/9/1948
8No Greater Love5583/8/1948
9Paging Miss Ellen5593/15/1948
10The President and the Doctor5603/22/1948
11Roses in the Rain5613/29/1948
12Woman of Steel5624/5/1948
13Lee of Virginia5654/26/1948
14Thunder on the Hudson5665/3/1948
15Village Doctor5675/10/1948
16The Enlightened Professor5695/24/1948
17Who Walk Alone5705/31/1948
18The Last Frontier5716/7/1948
20Incident at Niagara5799/27/1948
21Home to the Hermitage58110/11/1948
22The Darkest Hour58210/18/1948
23Bryant's Station58310/25/1948
24The Blue Cockade58411/1/1948
25Garden Key58511/8/1948
26The Burning Bush58611/15/1948
27Us Pilgrims58711/22/1948
29Oliver Wedell Holmes Mac Lanaham58912/6/1948
Box 10
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1The Indigo Girl59212/27/1948
2The Gift of Johnny Appleseed5931/3/1949
3Experiment at Monticello5941/10/1949
4The Queen's Handmaid5961/24/1949
5One Last Romance5971/31/1949
6The Store That Winked Out5982/7/1949
7The Unheroic Hero6002/21/1949
8Pink Lace6012/28/1949
9Journey Among the Lost6023/7/1949
10My Hunt After the Captain6033/14/1949
11Letter From Europe6043/21/1949
12Dinner at Belmont6074/11/1949
13Honest John Gaminski and the Thirteen Uncle Sams6084/18/1949
14Lady on a Mission6094/25/1949
15The House Near Little Dock Street6125/16/1949
16Woman With a Sword6135/23/1949
17Reluctant Rebel6145/30/1949
18Ridin' Shotgun6176/20/1949
19Wire to the West6198/30/1949
20Joe Palmer's Beard6219/13/1949
21Troublesome Jane6229/20/1949
22The Immortal Blacksmith6239/27/1949
23The Lady Becomes a Governor62410/4/1949
24Anna Zenger62610/18/1949
25Strike a Blow for Liberty62811/1/1949
26Signal to the World62911/8/1949
27The Greatest Risk63011/15/1949
28Us Pilgrims63111/28/1949
29South of Cape Horn63412/13/1949
30The Incomparable Doctor6371/3/1950
31Honor Bound6381/10/1950
Box 11
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1The Interchangeable Mr. Whitney6401/24/1950
2Ordeal by Fire6411/31/1950
3The Thinking Heart6422/7/1950
5Young Man in a Hurry6452/28/1950
6Mr. Peale and the Dinosaur6463/7/1950
7Crazy Judah6473/14/1950
8I, Mary Peabody6483/21/1950
9Decision in the Valley6504/4/1950
10The Firefly Lamp6534/25/1950
11I Can -- And I Will6545/2/1950
12The Sword of Kentucky6565/16/1950
13A Portrait of the Author6575/23/1950
14Miss Vinnie and Mr. Lincoln6585/30/1950
15The Redemption of Lottie Moon6606/13/1950
16John Yankee6638/29/1950
17Golden Harvest6669/19/1950
18Yankee Doodle Debby6679/26/1950
20Juliet in Pigtails67110/24/1950
21Whither Thou Goest67210/31/1950
22The Stepping Stones67511/21/1950
23The Rose and the Thorns67611/28/1950
24The Grand Design67712/5/1950
25Ulysses in Love67812/12/1950
26A Mockingbird Sang68012/26/1950
27An American From France6811/2/1951
28Spindle Top6821/9/1951
29There Stands Jackson!6831/16/1951
Box 12
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1Greeley of the Tribune6862/6/1951
2Mary of Murray Hill6882/20/1951
3Whale Off6903/6/1951
4King of the Nantucket6933/27/1951
5The Reluctant Pioneer6944/3/1951
6Man of Action6964/17/1951
7The Raft6985/1/1951
8A Duel with Aunt Rebecca6995/10/1951
9Top Secret7015/22/1951
10The Torchbearer7025/29/1951
11The Silence Service7046/12/1951
12Sound the Great Bell7077/3/1951
13Girl on a Mission7109/18/1951
14Listen My Children7119/25/1951
15The Ship the Nazis Had to Get71410/16/1951
16Loyal Lady71510/23/1951
17Navy Blue71610/30/1951
18Seven Hundred Boiled Shirts71711/6/1951
19The Sitting Duck72112/4/1951
20The Giant Who Stepped Over the Mountain72212/11/1951
21As If a Door Was Opening7281/22/1952
22The Night There Was No President7291/29/1952
23Thunder of Justice7302/5/1952
24With Malice Towards None7312/12/1952
25Three Words7322/19/1952
26Doctor Commando7332/26/1952
27Romance at Fort Crawford7343/4/1952
28Adventure on the Kentucky7353/11/1952
29The Marine Who Was 200 Years Old7363/18/1952
Box 13
FolderTitleEpisode #Date
1Breakfast at Nancy's7373/25/1952
2The Nurse Who Forgot Fear7394/8/1952
3Fly High, Fly Low7404/15/1952
4Yankee and the Scales7414/22/1952
5Going Up7424/29/1952
6An American From France7435/6/1952
7The Prisoner of Castle Thunder7445/13/1952
8The Green Wall7455/20/1952
9The Valley of the Swans7465/27/1952
10Daughter With Wings7486/10/1952
11The Quality of Courage7496/17/1952
12The Dark Heart7506/24/1952
13Patriot With the Chestnut Curls7518/26/1952
14The Gig of the Saginaw7569/30/1952
15One Way Out75710/7/1952
16The Saga of Jerry O'Brien75810/14/1952
17That Moore Girl76010/28/1952
18One Nation Indivisible76111/11/1952
19Away All Boarding Parties76211/18/1952
20Listen My Children76512/9/1952
21Barbed-Wire Christmas76612/16/1952
22Billy the Kid76812/20/1952
23A Medal for Miss Walker7691/5/1953
24Down Brake7701/13/1953
25Bless This House7711/20/1953
26The Nugget and the Law7721/27/1953
27The Short Straw7732/3/1953
28Dangerous Mission7752/17/1953
29Life on the Mississippi7762/24/1953
30The Secret Road7783/10/1953
31The River Finds a Master7793/17/1953
32A Time to Grow7813/31/1953