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The Champaign News-Gazette
This day in history, Sept. 18, 2017Chile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 5 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 Jacksonville Daily News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 18: Cornerstone laid at U.S Capitol in 1793went into effect. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of
The Jacksonville Daily News / Posted 5 days ago
went into effect. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of the U.S. Capitol. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1959, during... Read more
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The Wilmington Star-News
THIS DATE IN HISTORY, Sept. 18: Cornerstone laid at U.S Capitol in 1793went into effect. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of
The Wilmington Star-News / Posted 5 days ago
went into effect. In 1793, President George Washington laid the cornerstone of the U.S. Capitol. In 1927, the Columbia Phonograph Broadcasting System (later CBS) made its on-air debut with a basic network of 16 radio stations. In 1959, during... Read more
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Boston Globe
This day in historyChile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
Boston Globe / Posted 5 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 debuted with a network of 16 radio stations. In 1931, an explosion in the... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
Today in HistoryChile made its initial declaration of independence from Spain with the forming
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 5 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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Philly.com
'The Great 78 Project' is giving history digital life, in Chestnut Hillin the digital age. Seventy-eights dominated the music industry from 1898 — 21
Philly.com / Posted 7 days ago
in the digital age. Seventy-eights dominated the music industry from 1898 — 21 years after Thomas Edison invented the phonograph in Menlo Park, N.J. — until the 1950s, when lighter, sturdier 33 1/3-rpm vinyl records became the industry... Read more
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KRDO Colorado Springs
Voyager space probes launched 40 years agosix new moons and a magnetic field around Neptune. An interesting feature of t
KRDO Colorado Springs / Posted 8 days ago
six new moons and a magnetic field around Neptune. An interesting feature of the probes is the inclusion of a 12-inch phonograph record made of gold, containing images and sounds of Earth along with symbols showing how to play the record and... Read more
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Variety
‘The Current War’War’s” primary aesthetic directive. The film alternates between Edison, who ha
Variety / Posted 12 days ago
War’s” primary aesthetic directive. The film alternates between Edison, who has already invented the light bulb and the phonograph, in Menlo Park, and Westinghouse, inventor of the locomotive air brake, in Pittsburgh. Played by Benedict... Read more
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The Forward
How Jerry Lewis Became A Great Filmmaker And Embarassed Everyone In the Processhad a Pynchonian knack for silly names). Gradually, the austerity of her bone w
The Forward / Posted 16 days ago
had a Pynchonian knack for silly names). Gradually, the austerity of her bone white room begets first a balcony, then a phonograph, and finally a small swing orchestra. Their dance, with the feline, black-clad lady stalking our girl-shy hero, is... Read more
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International Business Times
Voyager 1: The furthest man-made object from Earth celebrates 40 years in space intended to communicate the story of our world to extraterrestrials. Both Voyag
International Business Times / Posted 17 days ago
intended to communicate the story of our world to extraterrestrials. Both Voyagers carry the 12-inch, gold-plated copper phonograph record containing sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on... Read more
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EuroNews
Voyager 1 Spacecraft Marks 40 Years in Spaceof the Voyager Interstellar Massage — the "Golden Records" that were affixed to
EuroNews / Posted 18 days ago
of the Voyager Interstellar Massage — the "Golden Records" that were affixed to Voyager 1 and its twin, Voyager 2. The phonograph records included music and other sounds from Earth and were intended to give any intelligent aliens who might... Read more
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Daily Mail
Vintage trailer court in souther Arizona takes tourists back in time'Tiki' bus is used as a guest room at the trailer lodge in Southern Arizona com
Daily Mail / Posted 18 days ago
'Tiki' bus is used as a guest room at the trailer lodge in Southern Arizona compete with 50's island records on a vintage phonograph A man sits in the band stand at the center of the Shady Dell Trailer Court as a common area used for socializing.... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Voyager’s Golden Record still plays onin 1977 still call home with new data about the cosmos. Attached to each of th
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted 18 days ago
in 1977 still call home with new data about the cosmos. Attached to each of these spacecraft is a beautiful golden phonograph record containing a message for any extraterrestrial intelligence that might encounter it, perhaps billions of... Read more
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Tri-County Citizen
September 3, 2017recently received a Victor Talking Machine. Owosso, resident Leo Scherer gave t
Tri-County Citizen / Posted 20 days ago
recently received a Victor Talking Machine. Owosso, resident Leo Scherer gave the gift of the internal horn Victrola phonograph to the museum. Society president Charles Wascher and his wife, Arleen, are shown with the Victrola. A versatile... Read more
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Daily Mail
NASA is creating a clockwork rover prototype that can survive on Venusharvested from its turbine. The researchers have proposed a number of possible
Daily Mail / Posted 25 days ago
harvested from its turbine. The researchers have proposed a number of possible options to do this, including the use of phonograph-style records that would be launched by a balloon to a high altitude drone It would walk on Jansen mechanism... Read more
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The Mercury News
The little-known East Bay nuclear war experiment on Alameda County prisonersview the men inside through the device. Dr. W.E. Strope, who was conducting th
The Mercury News / Posted 27 days ago
view the men inside through the device. Dr. W.E. Strope, who was conducting the experiment, played music on his stereo phonograph from Montavani to Brubeck. Instead of brushing their teeth, they received a pill, which foamed up when they... Read more

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