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2013-03-10 00:21:24

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20110428/DC91889LOGO) SUNDAY, MARCH 10: FIRST PHONE CALL Profile America -- Sunday, March 10th.( )For many Americans, trying to envision life without our various telephones would be like trying to live without indoor plumbing. The telephone is 137 years old today. That's when Alexander Graham Bell made the first...

2013-02-24 23:00:17

CapTel, MED-EL Corporation, and Oticon are Partners in Hearing Washington, DC (PRWEB) February 24, 2013 Three leading telecommunications and hearing technology organizations– CapTel®, MED-EL Corporation, and Oticon–have become major sponsors of the AG Bell Listening and Spoken Language Knowledge Center, the Internet resource for adults and children with hearing loss, their families and the professionals who support them. The “Partners in Hearing” sponsorship will...

130 Year Old Recordings By Alexander Graham Bell Restored
2011-12-27 12:42:09

Scientists, journalists and curators have all had to opportunity to listen to audio-recordings made by Alexander Graham Bell 130 years ago. A man's voice in the recording can be heard reading "to be or not to be“¦" from William Shakespeare's Hamlet on a green wax disc. The early audio recordings had been packed away and considered obsolete at the Smithsonian Institution for over a century.  However, new technology has allowed the recordings to be recovered so they...

2011-11-04 07:00:00

AG Bell has partnered with The Townsend Group to sell its exhibits, sponsorship and advertising Washington, DC (PRWEB) November 04, 2011 The Alexander Graham Bell Association for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing (AG Bell), the international organization committed to advancing the outcome of listening and spoken language for children who are deaf and hard of hearing, has retained The Townsend Group to sell its exhibits, sponsorships and advertising. Founded in 1983, The Townsend Group works...

2011-03-09 23:01:00

WASHINGTON, March 10, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- Following is the daily "Profile America" feature from the U.S. Census Bureau: (Logo: http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnh/20090226/CENSUSLOGO) THURSDAY, MARCH 10: TELEPHONE INVENTED Profile America -- Thursday, March 10th. For many Americans, trying to envision life without our various telephones would be like trying to live without indoor plumbing. The telephone is 135 years old today. That's when Alexander Graham Bell made the first...