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Wick Holder for Oil Lamps

Monday, October 25th, 2010 | Author:

Making a wick holder for an oil lamp
Video Rating: 5 / 5

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aladdin oil lamps

Wednesday, October 20th, 2010 | Author:

Video Rating: 3 / 5

Aladdin rubs the magic Hanukah lamp only to find more than he bargained for…a JEWISH Genie! Taken from a live performance of the show “Aladdin” – December 2005, produced by the TACT Theatre Co.

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first recorded sound

Monday, October 18th, 2010 | Author:

Thomas Edison wasn’t the first person to record sound. A Frenchman named Edouard-Leon Scott de Martinville actually did it earlier. He invented a device called the phonautograph, and, on April 9, 1860, recorded someone singing the words, “Au clair de la lune, Pierrot repondit.” But he never had any intention of playing it back. He just wanted to study the pattern the sound waves made on a sheet of paper blackened by the smoke of an oil lamp. A group of researchers found some of his old phonautograph papers and used a computer program to play the recording. “Au clair de la lune, Mon ami, Pierrot…”

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How to Collect Oil Lamps : Antique Oil Lamp Collecting: Types of Lamps

Sunday, October 17th, 2010 | Author:

Different kinds of antique oil lamps; tips on types of fuel, shapes, andmore in this free diy collectors video from an antiques dealer collection expert. Expert: Sue Shea Contact: www.SheaAntique.com Bio: Sue Shea has been dealing in antiques since 1979, and has her own shop, Shea Antiques, located in Shelburne Falls, MA. Her passion is early American 18th & 19th century antique country furnishings. Filmmaker: Christian Munoz-Donoso
Video Rating: 5 / 5

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