Search Images Maps Play YouTube News Gmail Drive More »
Sign in
Books Books 1 - 10 of 10 on Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer. 2. Phonographic....  
" Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer. 2. Phonographic books, which will speak to blind people without effort on their part. 3. The teaching of elocution. 4. Reproduction of music. 5. The 'Family Record... "
Edison: His Life and Inventions - Page 216
by Frank Lewis Dyer, Thomas Commerford Martin - 1910
Full view - About this book

The Contributor: Representing the Young Men's and Young Ladies ..., Volume 10

Junius F. Wells - Mormons - 1889
...his former promises, and tells, among other things, what the phonograph is capable of carrying out: " 1. Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without...aid of a stenographer. 2. Phonographic books, which speak to blind people without effort on their part. 3. The teaching of elocution. 4. Reproduction of...
Full view - About this book

The life and inventions of Thomas Alva Edision

William Kennedy-Laurie Dickson, Antonia Dickson - Technology & Engineering - 1894 - 362 pages
..." Among the many uses to which the phonograph will be applied are the following: i. Letter-writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer. 2. Phonographic books, which would speak to blind people without effort on their part. 3. The teaching of elocution. 4. Reproduction...
Full view - About this book

Thomas Alva Edison

Francis Rolt-Wheeler - 1915 - 201 pages
..."Among the many uses to which the phonograph will be applied are the following : "i. Letter-writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer....on their part. "3. The teaching of elocution. "4. The reproduction of music. "5. The Family Record (a registry of sayings, reminiscences, etc., by members...
Full view - About this book

Objects of Special Devotion: Fetishism in Popular Culture

Ray Broadus Browne - Social Science - 1982 - 364 pages
...Phonograph Company, and written a list of ten ways in which he predicted his toy might benefit humanity: 1. Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of stenographer. 2. Phonographic books, which will speak to blind people without effort on their part....
Limited preview - About this book

Media, the Second God

Tony Schwartz - Social Science - 1983 - 169 pages
...made for the uses of the phonograph in an article published in the North American Review (June 1878): Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer. Phonographic books which will speak to blind people without effort on their part. The teaching of elocution....
Limited preview - About this book

Echo and Narcissus: Women's Voices in Classical Hollywood Cinema

Amy Lawrence - Performing Arts - 1991 - 212 pages
...article written in 1878, Thomas Edison listed "ten ways in which his invention was to benefit mankind": 1. Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without...elocution. 4. Reproduction of music. 5. The "Family Record"a registry of sayings, reminiscences, etc., by members of a family in their own voices, and...
Limited preview - About this book

The History of Special Education: From Isolation to Integration

Margret A. Winzer - Education - 1993 - 463 pages
...for a patent for his Tin-Foil Phonograph in 1877, the second of ten potential uses was "phonograph books, which will speak to blind people without effort on their part" (Koestler, 1976, p. 130). By the 1930s talking books for the blind were recorded on records that ran...
Limited preview - About this book

Using Primary Sources in the Classroom

Kathleen Vest - Education - 2005 - 176 pages
Developed by social studies specialists, this resource helps teachers turn classrooms into primary source learning environments. Using Primarty Sources in the Classroom offers ...
Limited preview - About this book

Coming Attractions?: Hollywood, High Tech, and the Future of Entertainment

Philip E. Meza - Business & Economics - 2007 - 171 pages
...the following uses for his phonograph in an article in the North American Review in May 1878:26 Letter writing and all kinds of dictation without the aid of a stenographer Phonographic books, which will speak to blind people without effort on their part The teaching of elocution...
Limited preview - About this book




  1. My library
  2. Help
  3. Advanced Book Search
  4. Download EPUB
  5. Download PDF