Samuel Morse portrait, Face-to-Face talk

Samuel Morse portrait, Face-to-Face talk

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Ann Shumard, curator of photographs at NPG, discusses a piece of daguerreian jewelry containing a portrait Samuel Morse. When a scarcity of commissions led Samuel Morse to reconsider his career as an artist, he turned from painting to pursue his earlier interest in inventing. In 1832, he conceived a plan for an electromagnetic recording telegraph and dedicated his energies to developing a working model for his invention. When Morse applied for a patent in 1840, he had succeeded in devising a ... Más informaciones

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