Monday, June 25, 2007

Moving Sidewalk Mechanics (1900)

Edison's film from the 1900 Paris Exposition is amazing, but it leaves you wondering how that moving sidewalk ....well, moves. Wonder no more. This French website answers a few questions via these great illustrations.

See also:
Moving Sidewalk (1900)
Postcards Show the Year 2000 (circa 1900)

1 comment:

Anonymous said...

I assume the images here are out of US Copyright, being a century old. However, without any attribution or source information it's difficult to use them. The linked websites have mostly been taken down, making it difficult to track down the sources.