Thursday, June 2, 2011

History Recorded and Available Online

Amazing what's preserved and easily available online.Youtube is of course an amazing resource for finding just about anything; how about the

oldest written music, only 1400BC

First Photograph 1826 Nicéphore Niépce; view from his upstairs window

Voice Recordings: Florence Nightingale 1890

Edison, Houdini, Yeats, Ernest Shackleton,Conan Doyle and others

Robert Browning, 1889, recites 'How They Brought the Good News from Ghent to Aix'.

Film: Coronation of Tsar Nicholas II, 1896 and a number of other historic film clips at

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