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The ATM Starts Dispensing

The Chemical Bank in Rockville Center, NY, introduced the very first ATM on September 2, 1969. ... more

Lincoln Logs’ Wright Connection

Talent and vision undoubtedly run through the Wright family. Frank Lloyd Wright, famous architect ... more

Fondue’s 1970s Breakthrough

It’s an ooey gooey meal that’s meant to be shared. Fondue may have been around for centuries ... more

Rich Koz (aka Svengoolie) & Monsters in Media

From Frankenstein to Dracula and every creepy creature in between, where does our fascination ... more

Philo Farnsworth & The All-Electric Television

Flat screen, HD, Plasma, LED—Whatever type of television you own, ultimately you have Philo ... more

Regis Philbin: A Television Icon

Best known for hosting ‘Live! with Regis and Kathie Lee' for 28 years, Regis Philbin also is ... more

Mt. Vesuvius & a City Preserved in Time

After Mt. Vesuvius erupted on August 24, 79 A.D., Pompeii, Italy, has provided an eerie look ... more

Metric Conversion Act

Liberia, Myanmar and the United States all have one thing in common and it can be measured in ... more

Women’s Right to Vote

"Women winning the right to vote in the United States signified the only time in the history ... more

Rin Tin Tin

Some say Rin Tin Tin’s acting chops were better than many of his two-legged co-stars. And legend ... more

The Diesel Engine

In search of a more efficient engine, Rudolph Diesel set out to improve upon the steam technology ... more

The Atlantic Conference

A fateful relationship between the leaders of two world superpowers proved to be instrumental ... more

1960s Lobster Fishing

“He may be dumb but as the main course for a delicious dinner, he's the tops." Take a look ... more

Muhammad Ali vs. Sonny Liston

“I don't get hit! I'm so pretty!" Muhammad Ali, then known as Cassius Clay, taunts heavyweight ... more

J.D. Souther Talks Songwriting

"My friends, Jackson Browne and Glenn Frey and Don Henley and eventually Warren Zevon, were all ... more

Jesse Owens Strikes Gold!

He was known as the world’s fastest man, breaking records and racial barriers. Jesse Owens ... more

Wild Bill Hickok Shot

Many think he was just a legend of the Wild West, but Wild Bill Hickok was a very real man with ... more

Retrospectacle: The Slinky

The slinky “walked” down its first flight of stairs on August 2, 1943, and has been entertaining ... more
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