Stamptuary Hall: Philo T. Farnsworth


Farnsworth, from Utah, is known as the Father of Television. Appropriately, his statue sits outside one of the movie theaters in the Capitol Visitor Center.

Philo T. Farnsworth

In addition to his statue, Farnsworth was honored on a stamp in the American Inventors issue.

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About Laura

Paralegal with Master of Arts in Teaching in Museum Education, frequent museum visitor, based in Washington, DC. I care about what museums can do, both in terms of public offerings and internal practices, to make the world a better place. I blog about museum education ("informed"), the social work of museums ("humane"), and visitor experience ("citizenry").
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