Show: Chatting With History

Episode: Chatting With History: Show 6: Alexander Graham Bell

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Episode Description:

This is Chatting With History, Show 6 with Alexander Graham Bell. Listen as Aleck recounts his life story, growing up in Edinburgh, Scotland in a family of elocutionists and acoustic folk, specialized in working with the hearing impaired. Hear him tell you of his being a high school drop out. Learn of his early inventions and experiments with including a talking dog! Follow him on his journey to Canada, after his two brothers died, to helping "code" the Mohawk language (and to tribal dance!) and his paranoia at having his work stolen. There's lots to learn and Aleck tells it all -- including his commentary on how the telephone has evolved -- not all of which is positive!

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File Name of SD Episode: 20110707-ChattingWithHistory-Show6.mpg

Total SD Episode Video Runtime (hh:mm:ss): 00:29:24

File Size of SD Episode Video: 1,255,884,800 Bytes

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Date SD Episode Video Uploaded: Friday, September 23, 2011 - 13:25

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