Silence Visible: This Is What the Sound of WWI’s Ceasefire ‘Looked’ Like

A reproduction of recording tape showing what the auditory landscape in France "looked like" just minutes before and minutes after the ceasefire that ended World War I, Nov. 11, 11 a.m., 1918.
Culture
1914
1918
US ARMY SIGNAL CORPS

For a quite stark, simple image, this reproduction of a few seconds' worth of data on a century-old recording tape is remarkably eloquent -- and surprisingly moving Read More

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