Disc recording in green wax on brass holder, probably 1885. Content: male voice reciting opening lines of "To be, or not to be" soliloquy from Hamlet.

Smithsonian’s National Museum of American History Receives Save America’s Treasures Grant

News Release, Smithsonian Institutes Funding Will Preserve Alexander Graham Bell’s Experimental Sound Recordings The National Museum of American History has

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Recent high flows were caused by an unusually protracted period of precipitation that saturated the landscape, leading to high amounts of water that continued to drain into streams even when it was no longer raining. (Dave Harp)

Freshwater flows to Bay highest in 82 years of monitoring

By: Karl Blankenship, Bayjournal.com The 12-month “water year” that ended September 30 had the highest river flows into the Chesapeake

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