Volume 13, No. 2
April 2001

Mercurial Matters

Letters to the Editor

SHOT in Silicon Valley

Breakfast in California

Changing of the Guard

The World Wide Web and the Transformation of Internet Domain Names

News of Members

Computer Museum Reminder

IEEE 2001 Conference on History of Telecommunications

Tesla and Edison

Book Review:
The Sociology of Invention: A review of Silicon Sky

News of the Field:
Marconi Collection

Lincoln Lab's 50-Year Review

Media Ecology Conference

Scientific and Technical Information Systems Historical Meeting

Telecomm Museum and Website, SHOT website

Superman and the Case of the Disappearing Public Telephone

Contact Us

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News of the Field

Scientific & Technical Information Systems Historical Meeting

The second conference on the History and Heritage of Scientific & Technical Information Systems will meet in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, November 15-17, 2002. This conference will emphasize the period from the end of World War II through the early 1990s, including the infrastructure created by digitization and the Internet. Send abstracts by October 15, 2001, to participate in sessions. For more information, contact HHSTIS2 Program Committee, Chemical Heritage Foundation, 315 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA 19106, USA;; <>.