Description of an early computer
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A description of the computer used to assist with vote counting during the 1955 general election.
Industry and social change in the 1950s
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Review of Scotland's industrial growth and social change in the 1950s.
Male fashion in the 1950s
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A look at male fashion in the 1950s.
Mitchell and the Mods
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Explore the development of the Mods youth sub-culture in 1960s Britain.
Popular music in the 1960s
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Singer Joe Brown discusses what life was like for him in the 1960s.
Rock and roll in the 1950s
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Joe Brown talks about the influence of 1950s rock and roll on his music.
The invention of Morse code and the first transatlantic cable
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The major scientific invention of Morse code by Samuel Morse and the transatlantic cable.
The invention of photography by Nicephore Niepce
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The major scientific invention of the first photograph by Nicephore Niepce in 1826.
The invention of television by John Logie Baird
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The major scientific invention of television by John Logie Baird in 1925.
The invention of the first power station
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The effects of Faraday’s electrical generator on Victorian society.