Our Mission and Goals

Illinois Historical Radio Society

The IHRS is dedicated to preserving the history of and creating an interest in Antique amateur radio receivers, transmitters, related equipment and events.

To promote an interest in all radio equipment, but with an emphasis on equipment manufactured and events that occurred in the State of Illinois.  To establish a museum or a display in an existing museum featuring amateur radio equipment, literature and memorabilia.

Membership Qualifications:
To become a member, one must have an interest in antique amateur radio equipment, hold a valid Amateur Radio License and be recommended by two members for membership. A person not licensed, but with an interest as an SWL or collector may become an associate non-voting member.

contact info:  w9pj@charter.net

Submit your own W9USA images and information to:  bruce.n9oht@gmail.com

Paul Jim Bruce Board W9USA
Board Members
Paul Johnston, W9PJ
Jim Miller, W4JR
Bruce Carlson N9OHT