June 13, 2023 | June 13, 1973
WQLN NPR first signed on the air in 1973. On June 13th of that year, WQLN TV broadcast the City of Erie’s All-American Banquet. This dinner launched a year-long celebration of Erie winning the national All-American City Award.
This Day in History is presented by Chronicles, nominated for seven Emmy awards, and available online at WQLN.org and on the PBS app Passport.