Rolf Langebartels
Internetproject Soundbag

update from October 28th, 2001
Miller Reese Hutchison und Thomas A. Edison conversing
Miller Reese Hutchison and Thomas A. Edison
conversing by wireless telegraphy
The code signals are being tapped on Mr. Edison's knee by Dr. Hutchison This means of communication was used for many years in Naval Consulting Board Meetings, public banquets and the like, by means of which Mr. Edison despite his deafness, was kept perfectly conversant with all that transpired.
On November 15th 1901 Miller Reese Hutchison applied for a patent on his Acousticon , the first elektrische Hörgerät which he had invented some years before.
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