Modern Marvels (1993– )
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Television: Window to the World 

Modern Marvels looks at the history of television from its invention by Philo Farnsworth to its popularization by David Sarnoff.

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Josh Hanig (as Joshua Hanig), Chuck Hayes | 1 more credit »

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Episode credited cast:
John Logie Baird John Logie Baird ... Himself (archive footage)
Alexander Graham Bell Alexander Graham Bell ... Himself (archive footage)
Laurence Bergreen Laurence Bergreen ... Himself - Author and Broadcast Historian
Milton Berle ... Himself (archive footage)
Ken Bilby Ken Bilby ... Himself - David Sarnoff Biographer (as Kenneth Bilby)
Walter Cronkite ... Himself - Broadcast Journalist
Allen B. DuMont Allen B. DuMont ... Himself (archive footage)
Thomas A. Edison ... Himself (archive footage) (as Thomas Edison)
Philo T. Farnsworth Philo T. Farnsworth ... Himself (archive footage)
Herbert Hoover Herbert Hoover ... Himself (archive footage)
Bob Hope ... Himself (archive footage)
Charles Francis Jenkins Charles Francis Jenkins ... Himself (archive footage)
Jerry Lewis ... Himself (archive footage)
Guglielmo Marconi Guglielmo Marconi ... Himself (archive footage)
Dean Martin ... Himself (archive footage)
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Modern Marvels looks at the history of television from its invention by Philo Farnsworth to its popularization by David Sarnoff.

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TV-14
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1999 (USA) See more »

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