Wireless Wizardry: A History of Radio in the Mesilla Valley

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Sep 2 2016 - Oct 12 2016

Did you know that the first radio broadcast in New Mexico took place in 1919 on the campus of New Mexico State University? Since then, the Mesilla Valley has been the site of many milestones in the development of wireless technology. Wireless Wizardry celebrates the unique history of wireless radio in the Mesilla Valley with vintage and modern radio equipment, including transmitters, receivers, ham radios, and antennas.

Credit: Exhibition overview from museum website

  • American
  • 20th Century
  • History

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