On This Day: Thomas Edison Successful...

On This Day: Thomas Edison Successfully Tests Phonograph

There are 3 comments on the findingDulcinea story from Dec 6, 2009, titled On This Day: Thomas Edison Successfully Tests Phonograph. In it, findingDulcinea reports that:

On Dec. 6, 1877, Thomas Alva Edison made the first recording in his tinfoil cylinder phonograph, the invention that made him famous.

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San Antonio, TX

#1 Dec 8, 2009

Apopka, FL

#2 Dec 8, 2009
Edison was a genius. People do not really realize how many inventions he is credited with.
If you are ever asked .. "Who invented this?" just say Edison ... you have about a 50/50 chance of being right

Dawsonville, GA

#3 Dec 6, 2010
Audio was played back by "turning the drum in the opposite direction"?

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