Farnsworth

Friday, August 02, 2002

Legend has it that Philo T. Farnsworth had the idea for television, with its alternating lines of resolution, while plowing the rows of a potato field. Though Farnsworth mastered technology, he was not a master of public relations, and his legacy has been overshadowed by the more publicity-adept David Sarnoff. Reporter Kris Rebillot tells the tale of the forgotten father of television.
    Music Playlist
  • Blue Rondo A La Turk
    Artist: The Dave Brubeck Quartet

Leave a Comment

Email addresses are required but never displayed.