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#3 Receiver

Image ID: 99544

#3 Receiver

Image Details

Image Title

:  #3 Receiver

Item Physical Description

: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

Notes

: Motor (A) operates through gearing (B) to rotate cylinder with recording paper (C) [.] Special fountain pen (D) fed with ink from a reservoir (E) is wiggled by the received signal pulses to make a direct record on the paper of the transmitted picture. To the right in a camera box shown open at (F) a photograph record is simultaneously made with a small electric light on a sensitive photographic film. Further to the right a large tuning fork ....
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Source

: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.4 - The March of commerce / (unpublished photographs) / Wireless communication

Source Description

: Approx. 8,000 photographs

Location

: Stephen A. Schwarzman Building / Photography Collection, Miriam and Ira D. Wallach Division of Art, Prints and Photographs

Digital ID

: 99544

Record ID

: 51408

Digital Item Published

: 2-3-2004; updated 3-25-2011

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