Intelligence born of practice combines with the study of science to complete the historic tradesman’s store of knowledge. There was no better spokesman for the Historic Trades program than Director Jay Gaynor. Jay recently passed away and we miss him. This encore podcast is dedicated to him.
Posts tagged “technology”
The first combat submarine was invented as a vehicle to transport underwater bombs. Jerry Roberts of the Connecticut River Museum tells the story of an intrepid American inventor.| Transcript
Retired chairman and chief executive officer of the Lockheed Martin Corporation and former under secretary of the Army Norm Augustine says history and science go hand-in-hand.| Transcript
The gun is part of America’s creation story. Gunsmith George Suiter describes the technology of this potent tool.| Transcript
Thomas Jefferson’s passion for politics is rivaled only by his passion for science. Historic Interpreter Bill Barker shares his study of the third president.| Transcript
Recreating 18th-century technology takes perseverance and luck, says Jay Gaynor, Director of Historic Trades.| Transcript