1926 Photograph of Western Electric engineer E. B. Craft demonstrating Vitaphone projection system

Photograph demonstrating Vitaphone projection system

Description

Photograph of Western Electric engineer E. B. Craft (at left) demonstrating Vitaphone sound film system.

A Vitaphone disc could play for 11 minutes, enough to match that of a 1,000-foot (300 m) reel of 35 mm film.

Date: 1926

Source Desc

History Department at the University of San Diego

Author Description

Unnamed photographer for Vitaphone / ATT

Licence

Public domain; Permission:PD-PRE1978.

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