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Ralph Baer Innovative Lives Presentation, August 15, 2009

Creator:
Jerome and Dorothy Lemelson Center for the Study of Invention and Innovation
Presenter:
Harrison, William
Baer, Ralph H. 1922-2014
Physical description:
0.15 cu. ft. : 1 box
Type:
DVCs
Collection descriptions
DVDs
Date:
2009
August 15, 2009
20th century
Notes:
German-born inventor, who developed early home videogames.
Summary:
In a moderated conversation about his life and work, Baer reenacts, with his partner William Harrison, the first time he played "Odyssey", the first home video game for the consumer market, which he invented, and answers questions from the audience.
Cite as:
Ralph Baer Innovative Lives Presentation, August 15, 2009, Archives Center, National Museum of American History
Topic:
Games
Inventions
Inventors
Toys
Video games
Local number:
2010.3004 (NMAH Acc.)
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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