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Giovanni Caselli
Father Giovanni Caselli
Giovanni Caselli
(8 June 1815 – 25 April 1891) was an Italian physicist, inventor and priest.[2][3] He is the inventor of the pantelegraph (a.k.a
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Siena, Italy
Siena
Siena
(Italian pronunciation: [ˈsjɛːna] ( listen); in English sometimes spelled Sienna; Latin: Sena Iulia) is a city in Tuscany, Italy
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Alexander II Of Russia
Alexander II (Russian: Алекса́ндр II Никола́евич, tr. Aleksandr II Nikolayevich, IPA: [ɐlʲɪˈksandr ftɐˈroj nʲɪkɐˈlajɪvʲɪtɕ]; 29 April 1818 – 13 March 1881)[1] was the Emperor
Emperor
of Russia from 2 March 1855 until his assassination on 13 March 1881. He was also the King of Poland and the Grand Duke of Finland. Alexander's most significant reform as emperor was emancipation of Russia's serfs in 1861, for which he is known as Alexander the Liberator (Russian: Алекса́ндр Освободи́тель, tr. Aleksandr Osvoboditel, IPA: [ɐlʲɪˈksandr ɐsvəbɐˈdʲitʲɪlʲ])
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Gioacchino Rossini
Gioachino Antonio Rossini[1][2] (Italian: [dʒoaˈkiːno anˈtɔːnjo rosˈsiːni] ( listen); 29 February 1792 – 13 November 1868) was an Italian composer who wrote 39 operas as well as some sacred music, songs, chamber music, and piano pieces. He was a precocious composer of operas, and he made his debut at age 18 with La cambiale di matrimonio. His best-known operas include the Italian comedies The Barber of Seville
The Barber of Seville
(Il barbiere di Siviglia), The Italian Girl in Algiers (L'italiana in Algeri), and Cinderella
Cinderella
(La Cenerentola). He also wrote a string of serious operas in Italian, including works such as Tancredi, Otello, and Semiramide. The Thieving Magpie (La gazza ladra) features one of his most celebrated overtures. Rossini moved to Paris
Paris
in 1824 where he began to set French librettos to music
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Marseille
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries. 2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once. Marseille
Marseille
(/mɑːrˈseɪ/; French: [maʁsɛj] ( listen), locally [mɑχˈsɛjə]; Provençal: Marselha [maʀˈsejɔ, -ˈsijɔ]), also known in British English
British English
as Marseilles, is the second-largest city of France
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Alexander Graham Bell
Alexander Graham Bell
Alexander Graham Bell
(March 3, 1847 – August 2, 1922)[4] was a Scottish-born[N 2] scientist, inventor, engineer, and innovator who is credited with patenting the first practical telephone[7] and founding the American Telephone
Telephone
and Telegraph
Telegraph
Company (AT&T) in 1885.[8][9] Bell's father, grandfather, and brother had all been associated with work on elocution and speech and both his mother and wife were deaf, profoundly influencing Bell's life's work.[10] His research on hearing and speech further led him to experiment with hearing devices which eventually culminated in Bell being awarded the first U.S
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Invention Of The Telephone
The invention of the telephone was the culmination of work done by many individuals, and involved an array of lawsuits founded upon the patent claims of several individuals and numerous companies
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United States Patent And Trademark Office
The United States
United States
Patent
Patent
and Trademark
Trademark
Office (USPTO) is an agency in the U.S. Department of Commerce that issues patents to inventors and businesses for their inventions, and trademark registration for product and intellectual property identification. The USPTO
USPTO
is "unique among federal agencies because it operates solely on fees collected by its users, and not on taxpayer dollars".[2] Its "operating structure is like a business in that it receives requests for services—applications for patents and trademark registrations—and charges fees projected to cover the cost of performing the services [it] provide[s]".[2][3] The USPTO
USPTO
is based in Alexandria, Virginia, after a 2005 move from the Crystal City area of neighboring Arlington, Virginia
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Victor Emmanuel II Of Italy
Italian: Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto Eugenio Ferdinando Tommaso English: Victor Emmanuel Mario Albert Eugene Ferdinand ThomasHouse SavoyFather Charles Albert of SardiniaMother Maria Theresa
Maria Theresa
of AustriaReligion Roman CatholicismSignature Victor Emmanuel II
Victor Emmanuel II
(Vittorio Emanuele Maria Alberto Eugenio Ferdinando Tommaso di Savoia; 14 March 1820 – 9 January 1878) was King of Sardinia from 1849 until 17 March 1861. At that point, he assumed the title of King of Italy
King of Italy
and became the first king of a united Italy since the 6th century, a title he held until his death in 1878
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Lyon
Centre: Parc de la Tête d'Or, Confluence district and the Vieux Lyon. Bottom: Pont Lafayette, Part-Dieu district with the Place Bellecour
Place Bellecour
in foreground during Festival of Lights.FlagCoat of armsMotto(s): Avant, avant, Lion le melhor. (Old Franco-Provençal: Forward, forward, Lyon
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Battle Of Sedan (1870)
Decisive German victoryFall of the Second French Empire Surrender, capture, and abdication of Napoleon IIIBelligerents North German Confederation  Bavaria FranceCommanders and leaders Wilhelm I Helmuth von Moltke Napoleon III  Patrice de Mac-Mahon  Auguste-Alexandre Ducrot (POW) Emmanuel Félix de Wimpffen
Emmanuel Félix de Wimpffen
 Strength200,000 774 guns 130,000 564 gunsCasualties and losses9,860 1,310 killed 6,443 wounded 2,107 missing 122,000[1] 3,220 killed 14,811 wounded 104,000 captured 558 gunsv t eFranco-Prussian WarWissembourg Spicheren Wörth Borny–Colombey Strasbourg Toul Mars-la-Tour Gravelotte Metz Beaumont Noisseville Bazeilles Sedan Bellevue Coulmiers Havana Amiens Beaune-la-Rolande Villepion Loigny et Poupry Orléans Beaugency Hallue Bapaume Villersexel Le Mans Lisaine St
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Saint Petersburg
Saint
Saint
Petersburg (Russian: Санкт-Петербу́рг, tr. Sankt-Peterburg, IPA: [ˈsankt pʲɪtʲɪrˈburk] ( listen)) is Russia's second-largest city after Moscow, with five million inhabitants in 2012.[9] An important Russian port on the Baltic Sea, it has a status of a federal subject (a federal city). Situated on the Neva
Neva
River, at the head of the Gulf of Finland
Gulf of Finland
on the Baltic Sea, it was founded by Tsar
Tsar
Peter the Great
Peter the Great
on May 27 [O.S. 16] 1703
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Alexandre-Edmond Becquerel
Alexandre- Edmond Becquerel
Edmond Becquerel
(24 March 1820 – 11 May 1891), known as Edmond Becquerel, was a French physicist who studied the solar spectrum, magnetism, electricity and optics. He is credited with the discovery of the photovoltaic effect, the operating principle of the solar cell, in 1839.[1][2] He is also known for his work in luminescence and phosphorescence
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Siena
Siena
Siena
(Italian pronunciation: [ˈsjɛːna] ( listen); in English sometimes spelled Sienna; Latin: Sena Iulia) is a city in Tuscany, Italy
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Museo Galileo
Museo Galileo, the former Istituto e Museo di Storia della Scienza (Institute and Museum
Museum
of the History of Science) is located in Florence, Italy, in Piazza dei Giudici, along the River Arno
Arno
and close to the Uffizi
Uffizi
Gallery. It is housed in Palazzo Castellani, an 11th-century building which was then known as the Castello d’Altafronte. Museo Galileo
Galileo
owns one of the world’s major collection of scientific instruments, which bears evidence of the crucial role that the Medici
Medici
and Lorraine Grand Dukes attached to science and scientists. The Museo di Storia della Scienza re-opened to the public under the new name Museo Galileo
Galileo
on June 10, 2010, after a two-year closure due to important redesigning and renovation works
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Wayback Machine
The Wayback Machine
Wayback Machine
is a digital archive of the World Wide Web
World Wide Web
and other information on the Internet. It was launched in 2001 by the Internet
Internet
Archive, a nonprofit organization based in San Francisco, California, United States. .mw-parser-output .toclimit-2 .toclevel-1 ul,.mw-parser-output .toclimit-3 .toclevel-2 ul,.mw-parser-output .toclimit-4 .toclevel-3 ul,.mw-parser-output .toclimit-5 .toclevel-4 ul,.mw-parser-output .toclimit-6 .toclevel-5 ul,.mw-parser-output .toclimit-7 .toclevel-6 ul display:none Contents1 History 2 Technical details2.1 Storage capacity and growth 2.2 Growth 2.3 Website exclusion policy2.3.1 Oakland Archive
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