• Short Summary

    John Baird, the Scottish inventor of the television transmitter, describes the working of his first apparatus at The Victoria and Albert Museum (formerly Kensington Museum), which survived the disastrous fire at the Crystal Palace

  • Description

    SLATE INFORMATION: Anniversary of a Great Invention

    ENGLAND: London: Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea: Cromwell Gardens: The Victoria and Albert Museum (formerly South Kensington Museum):
    INT

    John Baird describes primative televsion technology at Kensington Museum including showing old television parts and mention of Crystal Palace fire and the advent of television in airplane

    BAIRD TELEVISION John Baird speaks re 1st Television Apparatus at Kensington Museum, Linked to Lib. shots of crystal Pal. fire & Television in plane

    Science and Technology; John Logie Baird; Disasters and Accidents; Aviation

    John Logie Baird, apparatus, scanning disk, lens, lenses, transmit, transmitter, transmitted, Crystal Palace, fire, disaster, blaze, airliner, airline, airlines, cinema, wireless, color, colour
    Background: John Baird, the Scottish inventor of the television transmitter, describes the working of his first apparatus at The Victoria and Albert Museum (formerly Kensington Museum), which survived the disastrous fire at the Crystal Palace

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2FZHH5P4EWAQQKC7E61RYOVYV
    Media URN:
    VLVA2FZHH5P4EWAQQKC7E61RYOVYV
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    13/12/1937
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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