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1971.1552 (RS118255)

Description

Silver and black painted wood frame encloses under glass a white mat with a mounted black and white photograph of the "first international broadcast". There are three seated men, the central man is looking at papers in his hand; the microphone in front of him has the call letters WRUL.

Details

Maker
unknown
Date
dated 4/17/1941
Inscriptions
On the back is handwritten: First international broadcast. Portsmouth NH to Portsmouth England. April 1941. Paul H. Bonner, Mayor Steward Everett Rowe, Ralph May. Ralph May in left, then Mayor Rowe then Paul Bonner, right. This photograph property of Ralph May.
Associated Building
Original to Rundlet-May House (Portsmouth, N.H.).
Material
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
Object type
Documentary Artifact
Places
New Hampshire (United States)
Descriptive terms
figure- and animal-derived motifs
Glass
glass (material)
Painted
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
People
people (agents)
photographs
PICTURE, HISTORIC
Radio
radio (telecommunication system)
Unidentified Paper
Unidentified Photograph
wood (plant material)
People and organizations
Mayor Steward Everett Rowe
Mr. Paul H. Bonner
Dimensions
9.75 x 11.875 (HxW) (inches)
Accession Number
1971.1552
Credit Line
Gift of Ralph May
GUSN
12266

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