Guide to the Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection AR.1997.001

Chris S. Ervin CA
First edition
Gledhill Library
136 E. De La Guerra
Santa Barbara, California 93101

Contributing Institution: Gledhill Library
Title: Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection
source: Stockton, Bayard, 1930-2006
Identifier/Call Number: AR.1997.001
Physical Description: 107 Cassettes
Date (inclusive): 1983-1986
Abstract: The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection contains one hundred seven (107) community affairs radio interviews aired on KMGQ-FM Goleta and conducted with a wide variety of well-known people on current events such as the arts, social issues, the environment, education, agriculture, politics, science, and history.
Language of Material: English .
Container: 1997-094

Content Description

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection contains one hundred seven (107) audiocassette tapes of interviews from the "Good Companions" radio show hosted by Bayard Stockton on station KMGQ-FM Goleta. The collection includes tape index sheets for some of the interviews.

Biographical / Historical

Bayard Stockton, the "Good Companions" program host, started his career as a Cold War spy for the CIA in post-WW II Europe. In the 1960s he worked as a foreign correspondent for Newsweek. He also authored three books. Stockton moved to Santa Barbara in 1980 where he got involved in the community. Over the years, he was known as a radio personality, a teacher, writer, lecturer, media hound, political watchdog, and staunch supporter of causes.


The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection is arranged in two series:
1) Radio programs, 1983-1986
2) Interview indexes, 1983-1986

Immediate Source of Acquisition

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show audio tapes were donated by Bayard Stockton to the Santa Barbara Historical Museum in 1997.

Processing Information

The Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection was processed by Chris S. Ervin CA in July and August 2021.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of radio program], Bayard Stockton Good Companions Radio Show Collection, AR-1997-001, Gledhill Library, Santa Barbara Historical Museum, Santa Barbara, California.

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with the Santa Barbara Historical Museum. For permissions to reproduce or to publish, please contact the Head Archivist of the Gledhill Library.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

Age discrimination
AIDS activists
Art dealers
Art galleries, Commercial
California -- History
Christmas -- Mexico
Class reunions
Cocaine abuse
Computer Camp
Dating (Social customs)
Diplomatic and consular service, Israeli
Editorial cartoonists
Electronic musical instrument makers
Fishery processing plants
Flood control -- California -- Santa Barbara County
German states -- Politics and government
Goleta Valley Community Center (Goleta, Calif.)
Marine biology
Marine resources conservation
Medical rehabilitation
Motion picture film
Mural painting and decoration
Offshore oil well drilling
Performing arts
Philosophy, Modern
Popular music -- Writing and publishing
Raggedy Ann (Fictitious character)
Radio programs
Real estate developers
Santa Barbara Harbor
School budgets
Screenwriters -- Credits
Screen process printing
Sex discrimination in the mass media industry
Soccer teams
Stress management
Surgery, Plastic
Television acting
Television broadcasting
Vietnam War, 1961-1975 -- Veterans -- United States
Wine and wine making
Women dentists
Access Theatre (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Ashmore, Harry S., 1916-1998
Austin, Tony (Anthony)
Auchincloss, Pamela, 1956-
Aznavour, Charles. (Title of work: Songs.)
Ballard Canyon Winery (1974-1992)
Bartlett, Terry (Terry Ann)
Beaver, Jerry, 1932-2018
Ben-Zeev, Yoram, 1944-
Berg, Lodewijk van den, 1932-
Blatt, Thomas Toivi, 1927-2015
Bloch, Robert, 1917-1994
Blumenfeld, Erik, 1915-1997
Bollay, Denny (Dennison), 1950-
Butler, Michael (Michael Philip), 1941-
California. Department of Transportation
Callahan, Larry
Capra Press
Carlos, Ann (Ann Wyckoff)
Center for the Study of Democratic Institutions (1959-1987)
Chevron Oil Company
Clemmons, Penny, Dr.
Collura, Frank
Corning, Merv (Mervin Allen), 1926 - 2006
Craft, Christine, 1944-
de Picciotto, Phyllis
Direct Relief
Dos Pueblos Orchid Farm (Goleta, Calif.) (1943-)
Douglas, Michael, 1944-
Dowling, Vincent (Vincent Gerard), 1929-2013
Downey, Bill, 1922-1994
Easton, Robert, 1915-1999
Elings Park (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Elliott, John, 1929-2019
Esparza, Hortensia
Eventoff, Frank
Fox, Karen (Karen Wilson)
Franklin, Erik
Gabriele, Guy
Gelbart, Larry
Gibney, Frank (Frank Bray), 1924-2006
Goodall, George
Goodson, Billy (Bill)
Grand Hotel (Los Olivos, Calif.)
Guardian Angels (Organization)
Hallock, Gene, DDS (B Gene), 1928-2002
Harris, King
Harwin, Jerry (Jerome), 1911-2012
Hazard, Ralph (Ralph E.), 1919-2009
Heath, Bill
Heslin, Joe
Howorth, Peter, 1944-
Huston, Valerie
Huttenback, Robert A. (Robert Arthur), 1928-2012
Ives, Burl, 1909-1995
Jaidar, George, 1930-
Jones, Steve
Keading, Bob
Kehoe, Ron
Keller, Gregory S.
Kingma, Daphne Rose
KMGQ-FM (Radio station: Goleta, Calif.)
Lathim, Rod
Lewis, Danny
MacDougall, Peter R.
Matthews, Walt (Walter), 1940-2008
McClintock, Kathy, Dr., DDS
Meek, Bob, Ph.D. (Robert Preston), 1947-2004
Meisel, Harris, Dr., 1932-2018
Messina, Jim
Mitchum, Robert, 1917-1997
Montecito Bank & Trust (1975-)
Montecito Water District (Santa Barbara County, Calif.) (1921-)
Pacific Basin Institute
Pacific Conservatory Theatre (Santa Maria, Calif.) (1964-)
Papas, William, 1927-2000
Quijada, Michael
Phillips, Fletcher, Dr. (Fletcher R.)
Rapp, Joanne
Redden, Ole (Harold Roy), 1924-2013
Richmond, Earl H.
Roberts, Ines (Ines Labunski)
Roehm, Charlie (Charles Sewall), 1930-2018
Rouse, Stella Haverland, 1908-1999
San Marcos High School (Santa Barbara, Calif.)
Santa Barbara Advertising Club
Santa Barbara Arts and Crafts Show
Santa Barbara Ballet (Santa Barbara, Calif.) (1972-)
Santa Barbara High School
Santa Barbara Research Center
Santa Barbara Symphony
Santa Barbara Writers' Conference
Shipman, Stephen W.
Siemens, Sharol
Siemens, Wayne
Smith, Martin Cruz, 1942-
Sobibór (Concentration camp)
Strong, Bob (Robert)
Strong, Ray, 1905-2006
Stubchaer, Jim (James M.)
Towbes, Michael, 1929-2017
Underwood, Hank
United States. Forest Service (1880-)
University of California, Santa Barbara
Vandenberg Air Force Base (Calif.)
Vercammen, Paul J., 1928-2002
Villa, Eduardo
Wagner, Mike
Watkins, Jack, Maj. Gen. (Jack L.), 1928-2013
Weaver, Pat, 1908-2002
West, Timothy, 1934-
White, Jerry
Williams, Kathy
Williamson, Laird (Laird Harold), 1937-2020
Young, Noel, 1922-2002
Stockton, Bayard, 1930-2006