Antedating of "Television"

Shapiro, Fred fred.shapiro at YALE.EDU
Sat Dec 12 23:15:58 UTC 2009

television (OED 1907 June)

1907 _N.Y. Times_ 24 Feb. SM7 (ProQuest Historical Magazine)  Dr. Arthur Korn ... assures us that "television," or seeing by telegraph, is merely a question of a year or two with certain improvements in apparatus.

Fred Shapiro

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