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FOX News
Elephant In The Room, Edison Becomes One Of Ohio's Statues On Capitol HillThomas Alva Edison. Known as the “The Wizard of Menlo Park,” historians credit
Elephant In The Room, Edison Becomes One Of Ohio's Statues On Capitol Hill
FOX News / Posted 2 days ago
Thomas Alva Edison. Known as the “The Wizard of Menlo Park,” historians credit Edison with developing the light bulb, the phonograph, the stock ticker and a camera to shoot movies. His prolific inventions earned Edison nearly 1,100 U.S. patents.... Read more
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Chicago Tribune
Inside Chicago's 'Hamilton' — and how Lin-Manual Miranda changed musicalsclick-grabbing ways. Here at "Spamilton" of course, these are not the real "Ha
Inside Chicago's 'Hamilton' — and how Lin-Manual Miranda changed musicals
Chicago Tribune / Posted 4 days ago
click-grabbing ways. Here at "Spamilton" of course, these are not the real "Hamilton" lyrics on the fake president's retro phonograph. They were not written by Miranda. And although the performers have the big hair of Daveed Diggs and the signature... Read more
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The Columbus Dispatch
Thomas Edison statue dedicated in U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hallto his mother that he was “addled” and “too stupid to learn.” That curious boy
Thomas Edison statue dedicated in U.S. Capitol's Statuary Hall
The Columbus Dispatch / Posted 4 days ago
to his mother that he was “addled” and “too stupid to learn.” That curious boy grew up to invent the light bulb, the phonograph, the telegraph, cement and an electronic vote recorder that he unsuccessfully tried to sell to Congress when he... Read more
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Pitchfork
Kickstarter Campaign Seeks to Release NASA Voyager Golden Record for the First Timesystem in 2013, and the Voyager 2 is not far behind it. Attached to each of the
Kickstarter Campaign Seeks to Release NASA Voyager Golden Record for the First Time
Pitchfork / Posted 5 days ago
system in 2013, and the Voyager 2 is not far behind it. Attached to each of these spacecrafts is a 12-inch gold-plated phonograph record that told the story of Earth’s history through sound and images. Curated by the astronomer Carl Sagan, the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Today in History - Hammarskjold killed in plane crash; Patty Hearst capturedChile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
Today in History - Hammarskjold killed in plane crash; Patty Hearst captured
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
Chile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming of a national junta. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1947, the... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept.18, 2016Chile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
This day in history, Sept.18, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 8 days ago
Chile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming of a national junta. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1931, an... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
On this day: September 18in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro cross
On this day: September 18
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro crossing of the English Channel. 1927: Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System makes its debut with a network broadcast over 16 radio stations of a presentation by the... Read more
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News Channel 12 New Bern
September 18in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro cross
September 18
News Channel 12 New Bern / Posted 8 days ago
in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro crossing of the English Channel. 1927: Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System makes its debut with a network broadcast over 16 radio stations of a presentation by the... Read more
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KTXS Abilene
September 18in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro cross
September 18
KTXS Abilene / Posted 8 days ago
in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro crossing of the English Channel. 1927: Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System makes its debut with a network broadcast over 16 radio stations of a presentation by the... Read more
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KECI Missoula
September 18in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro cross
September 18
KECI Missoula / Posted 8 days ago
in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro crossing of the English Channel. 1927: Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System makes its debut with a network broadcast over 16 radio stations of a presentation by the... Read more
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KRCR TV Redding
September 18in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro cross
September 18
KRCR TV Redding / Posted 8 days ago
in 1997, 1998 and 2002. 1928: Juan de la Cierva makes the first autogyro crossing of the English Channel. 1927: Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System makes its debut with a network broadcast over 16 radio stations of a presentation by the... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyQuebec to the British. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornersto
This day in history
Boston Globe / Posted 8 days ago
Quebec to the British. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of the US Capitol. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1931, an... Read more
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Berkshire Eagle
Today in HistoryChile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
Today in History
Berkshire Eagle / Posted 8 days ago
Chile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming of a national junta. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1931, an... Read more
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The Williamsport Sun-Gazette
Lifestyle briefsof its September Society Program at 2 p.m. Sunday. James and Joanne Ertel will
Lifestyle briefs
The Williamsport Sun-Gazette / Posted 9 days ago
of its September Society Program at 2 p.m. Sunday. James and Joanne Ertel will recount Thomas Edison's invention of the phonograph. The program is free and open to the public. Edison is most remembered as the 'inventor' of the recorded voice.... Read more
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AdWeek
Audi and Airbnb Offer Up a Crazy House in Death Valley, and a Great Ad to Go With Itof the sun: A java run in that heat? Maybe they were planning to make ice coff
Audi and Airbnb Offer Up a Crazy House in Death Valley, and a Great Ad to Go With It
AdWeek / Posted 10 days ago
of the sun: A java run in that heat? Maybe they were planning to make ice coffee. (Pretty cool, though, how that old-timey phonograph clack-clacks along with the soundtrack.) "We came across the Death Valley home on Airbnb," Loren Angelo, Audi of... Read more
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Island Packet
Man enters bubble-gum maker’s contest 59 years after it started – and winsChemistry Lab, a Stellar 600 Power Microscope or a glove. He noticed that othe
Man enters bubble-gum maker’s contest 59 years after it started – and wins
Island Packet / Posted 10 days ago
Chemistry Lab, a Stellar 600 Power Microscope or a glove. He noticed that other cards offered prizes such as a “3-speed phonograph – a record player, in other words, a “personal superhot AC-DC radio” or a glove. “I thought, ‘Where in the world... Read more
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The Forward
Why There’s a Jewish Museum in a Town With Only One Jew In ItGerman-Jewish immigrant named Emile Berliner. He patented his flat sound disk i
Why There’s a Jewish Museum in a Town With Only One Jew In It
The Forward / Posted 13 days ago
German-Jewish immigrant named Emile Berliner. He patented his flat sound disk in 1887, a decade after Edison’s wax cylinder phonograph. Past the displays of antique sound recording and playback equipment, including Berliner’s famous “Improved... Read more
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Los Angeles Times
Ivo van Hove brings his stripped-down 'View From the Bridge' to Los Angeles“clean” and “homely” living room and dining room; a rocking chair down front; a
Ivo van Hove brings his stripped-down 'View From the Bridge' to Los Angeles
Los Angeles Times / Posted 13 days ago
“clean” and “homely” living room and dining room; a rocking chair down front; a round dining table with chairs; a portable phonograph. None of these elements was visible on the stage of the Ahmanson Theatre on a recent morning when Ivo van Hove... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
Reinventing history, one note at a timepast worry it will be lost. It’s a common thread in civilization.” “Lomax felt
Reinventing history, one note at a time
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 17 days ago
past worry it will be lost. It’s a common thread in civilization.” “Lomax felt like it was a race against the radio and phonograph,” he added. “This new technology allowed him to collect songs at the same time the proliferation of commercial... Read more
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The Globe and Mail
Your new iPhone will soon be trash, and that's the pointmiddle class. Stethoscopes and headsets were tools of the trade for doctors and
Your new iPhone will soon be trash, and that's the point
The Globe and Mail / Posted 18 days ago
middle class. Stethoscopes and headsets were tools of the trade for doctors and operators. Ear tubes let coin-in-the-slot phonograph companies sell sound as a commodity. And headphones and later ear buds were signs of independence and privacy for... Read more
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The Manila Times
Forget the rain, look for the rainbowbroken collarbone that weakened his body and his troubled marriage that destroy
Forget the rain, look for the rainbow
The Manila Times / Posted 22 days ago
broken collarbone that weakened his body and his troubled marriage that destroyed his spirit. Edison was a light bulb and phonograph inventor who was known for his famous edict: “I haven’t failed. I’ve just found 10,000 ways that won’t... Read more
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Deseret News
Music and the Spoken Word: We all have workequivalent of one every two weeks throughout his working career. His inventions
Music and the Spoken Word: We all have work
Deseret News / Posted 22 days ago
equivalent of one every two weeks throughout his working career. His inventions include the incandescent light bulb, the phonograph, batteries, motion pictures and the first viable system of centrally generating electric light, heat and power. At... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Every Bit of Cultural Heritage Must Have a Place in the Futureof those combs with wooden handle, a metallic ironing box (for those living onl
Every Bit of Cultural Heritage Must Have a Place in the Future
AllAfrica.com / Posted 24 days ago
of those combs with wooden handle, a metallic ironing box (for those living only in towns now), a cassette, floppy disk, phonograph player and its vinyl, among others. But there is no doubt the pain would be worse if the item your nostalgia is... Read more
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Chattanooga Times Free Press
20 historical glass plates found during tour at Times Free Press [photos]is one particularly arresting photo of some leisure campers that shows them cha
20 historical glass plates found during tour at Times Free Press [photos]
Chattanooga Times Free Press / Posted 25 days ago
is one particularly arresting photo of some leisure campers that shows them changing cylinders on a hand-cranked Edison phonograph Hall determined was manufactured after 1902. Another photo features two men standing outside the Southern Express... Read more
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Fort Worth Weekly
Old-School Museumcultural destination also has an enviable early 20th-century technology collect
Old-School Museum
Fort Worth Weekly / Posted 25 days ago
cultural destination also has an enviable early 20th-century technology collection. Until now, the Olden Year’s 200 pioneer phonographs, hand-blown light bulbs, groundbreaking radios, jukeboxes, early silent and sound film machines, and post-World... Read more
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Daily Herald
Steve Anton, President of Rahco Rubber Inc., Des Plainesmany long term associates. A: The company is an outgrowth of the company our d
Steve Anton, President of Rahco Rubber Inc., Des Plaines
Daily Herald / Posted 27 days ago
many long term associates. A: The company is an outgrowth of the company our dad retired from, Fidelitone Inc. They made phonograph needles. There is a highly engineered molded rubber part in the needle/cartridge assembly called a "Dampener."... Read more
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Minot Daily News
K Records founder performs at 62 DoorsPlate series, or engaged in spinning records at a party or other literary funct
K Records founder performs at 62 Doors
Minot Daily News / Posted 28 days ago
Plate series, or engaged in spinning records at a party or other literary functions. Drawing largely from a stack of 45 rpm phonograph records, Selector Dub Narcotic is known to mix a variety of genres with assorted curiosities of the current... Read more
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York Daily Record
Fiddle quibble cripples speech, OC's boardwalk hams sayusing of, operating of or permitting to be played, used or operated any radio r
Fiddle quibble cripples speech, OC's boardwalk hams say
York Daily Record / Posted a month ago
using of, operating of or permitting to be played, used or operated any radio receiving set, musical instrument, phonograph, sound amplification system or other machine or device for the producing or reproducing of sound on or directed... Read more

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