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John Logie Baird, television pioneer, c 1940s.

John Logie Baird, television pioneer, c 1940s.
3 2 c m
actual image size: 32cm x 24cm


John Logie Baird (1888-1946) is here shown (in the centre) with his multi-mesh large screen colour television equipment. The apparatus was used in 1937 to transmit coloured television pictures from the Crystal Palace to a cinema elsewhere in London.

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