An epoch in television transmission

Made:
31 March 1930

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Photopress

Daily Herald Archive/Science Museum Group/SSPL
© Photopress

Photopress photograph titled 'An epoch in television transmission'. Caption on back reads: The first "sight and sound" broadcast was transmitted from the BBC twin stations at Brookman's Park and Long Acre this morning, It will be the first public test of television that has been carried out in this country, when speakers may be seen as well as heard. Photo shows - Lord Ampthill and Mr Bairl taken at the Baird Studio, Long Acre, witnessing the first television set.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/30322
Materials:
ink, paper (fibre product)
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
Daily Herald Archive, National Science and Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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