Photograph of Baird’s Television Limited's van at the Derby on Epsom racecourse

Made:
1931-06-02 in Surrey

Photograph, "The Derby to be seen by wireless", Baird’s Television Ltd’s van at the Derby on Epsom racecourse, Surrey,
Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix//Photopress Ltd.

Photograph, "The Derby to be seen by wireless", Baird’s Television Ltd’s van at the Derby on Epsom racecourse, Surrey,
Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Mirrorpix//Photopress Ltd.

Photograph, entitled "The Derby to be seen by wireless" taken by Photogess Limited, Surrey, 2 June 1931

This photograph shows Baird’s Television Limited van, parked right by the finish line at the Derby on Epsom racecouse, preparing to televise the Derby for what was to be the first outside broadcast in television history.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/10340
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Archive at the National Media Museum

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