Victorians Decoded - Research Timeline and Research Questions
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Victorians Decoded: Art and Telegraphy celebrated the 150th anniversary of the first successful communications cable laid across the Atlantic Ocean, connecting Europe with America. A collaboration between Guildhall Art Gallery, King's College London, The Courtauld Institute of Art and the Institute of Making at University College London, the exhibition used iconic Victorian paintings and early telegraphic objects to explore how cable telegraphy transformed people's understanding of time, space and speed of communication.
This item contains a Timeline of the research project and a set of Research Questions.
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Arts and Humanities Research Council
- British and Irish literature
- British history
- Other literatures in English
- Ocean engineering
- Electrical engineering not elsewhere classified
- Other engineering not elsewhere classified
- Historical studies not elsewhere classified
- History and philosophy of engineering and technology
- Communications engineering not elsewhere classified
- Other language, communication and culture not elsewhere classified
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