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Title
Old lab, Palo Alto, 1912
Creator
Unknown
Date Created and/or Issued
1912/ /
Contributing Institution
History San Jose Research Library
Collection
History San Jose Online Catalog
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Description
The original Federal Telegraph laboratory in Palo Alto [Channing Street and Emerson Avenue], with arrows on negative pointing to the Old Lab, Factory, and New Lab. This image is similar to others of the early lab, but includes a large antenna mast on the corner of the property. Original note on reverse: "Palo Alto - where land mark was placed" [Birth of Electronics landmark] Additional note, which may have been transcribed from elsewhere: In old lab, August 1912, the most important experiment since the birth of the 3-element tube was completed - the feed-back circuit and the amplifier submitted to West Elect. A bronze monument should commemorate place & date.
Type
image
Identifier
16EE718F-B9C1-40DD-B7E2-545814595696
2003-59-355
Subject
Federal Telegraph Company
Laboratories
Vacuum-tubes--History (LCSH)
Houses
Perham, Douglas M

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