Amateur Radio Trivia in Americus
Over the Past 50 years

by: K4VBH-jim poole

Americus Amateur Radio Association

2 meter @ 147.27 t(131.8)

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First 2 Meter Repeater in Americus
Field Day 1977
Special Event Station In Plains-1976 (revised)
Club Meeting-Left Foot CW Contest
Odds and Ends 3


Walk for Mankind









GSW Club Station 1958
Lindbergh Special Event Station


A Tall Tale But True
Andersonville Fair- 1978
Learning The Code dah dit dah
Hamfest's In the 1960's


Some First Stations
Repeater Location #3 - 1982




Special Event Stations (this one takes a minute to load)
Field Day with the AARA
Some First Stations (revisited)
Odds and Ends
Odds and Ends 2


Rare DX contacts by locals
Wings Over Sumter



AARA Silent Keys- Part 1
AARA Silent Keys- Part 2
Memories of Field Day
Skywarn 1980
Odds and Ends 4