Posts Tagged ‘Samuel Morse’

Telegraph Races

What: Samuel Morse developed the electric telegraph
When: Early 1800s
Where: New York University

First Floor: The Future

First Floor: The Future
What: America’s first world fair, with exhibits of design, art, food as well as many mechanical innovations and inventions—including Elisha Otis’s safety elevator.
When: 1853
Where: New York Crystal Palace, now Bryant Park