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Federalsburg after the Flood

    
Masonic Temple and Schine's Federal TheatreThis collection, from the Federalsburg Historical, contains photographs taken by William C. Kenney, a Baltimore County banker and amateur photographer, while visiting relatives on the Eastern Shore. The flood occurred on Friday, September 13, when the waters began to rise, and by nightfall the business district of the town was under 9 feet of water. This collection captures the flood and its aftermath.

Lunar Camera - National Electronic Museum

Lunar Camera - National Electronic Museum This collection is about the development of the Westinghouse lunar camera that transmitted live images of humanity’s first step on the moon. In October of 1964 the US government awarded Westinghouse a contract to develop a lunar TV camera. Five years and eight million dollars later, at least five lunar TV cameras were produced.