The Library of Congress Acquires Full Collection from The Kitchen Sisters, the Pioneering Radio and Podcast Producers Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva

The Kitchen Sisters chronicle untold stories of culture and tradition across a vast American soundscape

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Jan 10 · 5 min read
Nikki Silva (left) and Davia Nelson (right) — The Kitchen Sisters
Left: Davia Nelson and Nikki Silva. Right: The Kitchen Sisters Present podcast
The Peabody Award winning Sonic Memorial Project documentary commemorates the life and history of The World Trade Center and its surrounding neighborhood through audio artifacts, rare recordings, voicemail messages and interviews.
The WHER: 1000 Beautiful Watts documentary features the first all-women radio station in the United States, which went on the air in Memphis, Tennessee on October 29, 1955.
Recordings from The Kitchen Sisters

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