Music Museum of New England
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To preserve, honor and showcase New England’s musical heritage.

Debbie Ullman

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Debbie Ullman became WBCN’s first female DJ in 1969 after she had volunteered to help transport the station’s voluminous record library from Newbury Street to its second home on Stuart Street and then worked in the Sales Department. “I liked her voice, intelligence and spirit,” program director Sam Kopper mentioned. He was also impressed when she took the initiative to pass the FCC radio license exam, which was unusual, at the time, for a woman. Then, as Ullman worked in the sales area one afternoon, the jocks arrived for an air
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