Photograph

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

dated 4/17/1941

GUSN

GUSN-12266

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

Descriptive Terms

photographs
glass (material)
painting (coating)
paper (fiber product)
photographs
wood (plant material)
figure- and animal-derived motifs
people (agents)
radio (telecommunication system)
Unidentified Photograph
Unidentified Paper
Glass
Painted
People
Radio
PICTURE, HISTORIC

Inscription

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.),

People and Organizations

Mr. Paul H. Bonner
Mayor Steward Everett Rowe

Maker

Unknown

Object Type

Documentary Artifact

Dimensions

9.75 x 11.875 (HxW) (inches)

Credit Line

Gift of Ralph May

Accession Number

1971.1552

Places

New Hampshire (United States)