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"The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now known the world over as the modern Alladin's lamp of radio.

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Collection

"The Pageant of America" Collection

v.4 - The March of commerce

(unpublished photographs)

Wireless communication

Dates / Origin
Date Created: 1860 - 1920
Library locations
The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection
Topics
Equipment
Radio industry
Genres
Photographs
Notes
Content: Photo courtesy of the DeForest Laboratories. Photo by Kadel & Herbert, Commercial Dept., Grand Central Palace Bldg., New York.
Physical Description
Extent: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Identifiers
UUID: d0341590-c612-012f-ade1-58d385a7bc34

Item timeline of events

  • 1860: Created (Approximate)
  • 2015: Digitized
  • 2015: Found by you!
  • 2016

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. ""The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now known the world over as the modern Alladin's lamp of radio." The New York Public Library Digital Collections. 1860 - 1920. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. ""The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now known the world over as the modern Alladin's lamp of radio." New York Public Library Digital Collections. Accessed August 29, 2015. http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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The Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs: Photography Collection, The New York Public Library. (1860 - 1920). "The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now known the world over as the modern Alladin's lamp of radio. Retrieved from http://digitalcollections.nypl.org/items/510d47e3-e054-a3d9-e040-e00a18064a99

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"The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now known the world over as the modern Alladin's lamp of radio.