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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.

Image ID: 99555

"The grand daddy of them all," the audion invented by Lee de Forest in 1906, and, developed by engineering staffs, now k...

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Image Title

:  "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.

Item Physical Description

: 20.5 x 25.5 cm.

Notes

: Photo courtesy of the DeForest Laboratories. Photo by Kadel & Herbert, Commercial Dept., Grand Central Palace Bldg., New York.

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: "The Pageant of America" Collection / v.4 - The March of commerce / (unpublished photographs) / Wireless communication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

: 99555

Record ID

: 51420

Digital Item Published

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

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