Mechanical television

John Logie Baird [FAQ] was a Scotsman who invented MTV — a mechanical television

John Logie Baird and the Invention of Television” on EntertainmentCenterSpot is a clear and concise profile of the man and his device. Illustrated. Includes a diagram of Baird’s television process from Radio News (April, 1928).

About.com article on John Baird includes a spooky image from the mechanical TV. (Eraserhead?)

Illustrated article at the museum of television

Great tribute site: bairdtelevision.com

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First published on February 19th, 2009 at 4:23 pm (EST) and last modified on November 14th, 2012 at 3:25 pm (EST).