Recommended links

General articles relating to John Logie Baird

  • 'From Baird to Worse', a Televisual History (FOLIO, Winter 2005)
  • Eye of the World: John Logie Baird and Television (Part I) (KINEMA, 1996)
  • Eye of the World: John Logie Baird and Television (Part II) (KINEMA, 1996)
  • John Logie Baird: Forgotten Pioneer of Television British Heritage Magazine


  • The Helensburgh Heritage Trust

    Early television work in Hastings

  • The John Logie Baird Collection - Hastings Museum, East Sussex, England
  • Hastings Museum has vital Baird Letters!!

    Noctovision (Baird's night vision system)

  • Noctovision - Infrared Television in 1926

    Phonovision (video recording)

  • The World's Earliest Video Recordings

    Baird Studios at The Crystal Palace

  • The Crystal Palace Foundation
  • More Crystal Palace Studios

    Alexandra Palace

  • Alexandra Palace Television Society
  • A Sort Of Magic: The Black Presence On Pre-War British Television

    Important television technologies in use today, and tomorrow

  • CINTEL (Cinema Television)
  • 'Laser vision' from Microvision technologies
  • DLP™ technology from Texas Instruments

    German Television History

  • Envisioning the Audience: perceptions of early German television's audiences, 1935-1944

    Other Television Pioneers

  • A.A. Campbell-Swinton (U.K.)
  • Bell Laboratories (Herbert Ives) (U.S.A.)
  • CBS Laboratories (Peter Goldmark) (coming soon)
  • Allen B. DuMont (U.S.A.)
  • Philo T. Farnsworth (U.S.A.)
  • Fernseh A.G. (Germany) (coming soon)
  • Charles Francis Jenkins (U.S.A.)
  • Marconi-EMI (Isaac Shoenberg) (Russia, U.K.)
  • Paul Nipkow (Russia, Germany)
  • RCA (Vladimir Zworykin) (Russia, U.S.A.)
  • RCA (David Sarnoff) (Russia, U.S.A.)
  • Boris Rosing (Russia)
  • Kenjiro Takayanagi (Japan)
  • Telefunken (Germany) (coming soon)
  • Dénes Mihály : Das Electrische Fernsehen und das Telehor. (Hungary, Germany)
  • Kalman Tihanyi (Hungary)
  • Kalman Tihanyi Tihanyi's television-guided bomb

    Museum websites

  • The National Media Museum Bradford, U.K.
  • American Museum of the Moving Image New York, U.S.A.
  • The Museum of Television & Radio New York & Los Angeles, U.S.A.
  • The Early Television Museum Hilliard, Ohio, U.S.A.
  • American Wireless Association (A.W.A.) Wireless Communication Museum Hilton, New York, U.S.A.
  • N.H.K. Museum Japan

    Historic Television Societies

  • The Narrow-Band Television Association
  • The Royal Television Society

    Things named after John Logie Baird

  • The Logie Awards Australia
  • John Logie Baird Institute for Vision Technology Glasgow, Scotland
  • British Caledonian Airbus A310-203 G-BKWT
  • The John Logie Baird Awards (Scottish Innovation), Scotland
  • The John Logie Baird Pub Hastings, East Sussex
  • The John Baird Pub Muswell Hill, London
  • The Logie Baird Helensburgh, Scotland

    Artworks inspired by John Logie Baird

  • Bairdcast Media: a history of machine translation by Yuko Mohri

    Travelling Exhibitions

  • Television As We Know It Ontario, Canada

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