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Letterlocking: WWII Prisoner of War Letter from a son to his mother in Italy, 1944.

Letterlocking: WWII Prisoner of War...

Letterlocking

Added 8 days ago | 00:00:34 | 150 views

Prisoner of war Dino Belardinelli letter to his mother in Italy.Similar to the WWII Russian soldier triangle letterlocking format, this stationery used by WWII POW's allowed for privacy but not for an enclosure secured with an adhesive. ...

Susumu Tonegawa on Charles Correa and Building 46

Susumu Tonegawa on Charles Correa a...

Josh Kastorf

Added 1 month ago | 00:02:46 | 559 views

Nobel laureate and MIT BCS/Biology Professor Susumu Tonegawa discusses his friendship with renowned architect and fellow MIT Professor Charles Correa (1931-2015), lead designer of MIT's Brain and Cognitive Sciences Complex, building 46, ...

From Mind to Brain: The Story of Brain & Cognitive Sciences at MIT

From Mind to Brain: The Story of Br...

Josh Kastorf

Added 1 month ago | 00:32:34 | 1689 views |

MIT's Department of Brain and Cognitive Sciences, now a world leader in neuroscience and cognitive science, evolved from the Department of Psychology founded by Prof. Hans-Lukas Teuber in the early 1960s and based on the revolutionary id...

Letterlocking: Marie Antoinette's removable paper lock, 18th-century France

Letterlocking: Marie Antoinette's r...

Letterlocking

Added 2 months ago | 00:02:31 | 687 views

A letter from Marie Antoinette, Queen of France, to Cardinal Ignazio Boncompagni Ludovisi, 1782. The "Removable Paper Lock" format, a ceremonial-type correspondence, was used by French Kings (Louis XIV, Louis XV, and Louis XVI) and Que...

Tuck and seal, four-panel +trifold. Italy and England. 1480s-1700s.

Tuck and seal, four-panel +trifold....

Letterlocking

Added 3 months ago | 00:01:52 | 68 views

Model of a "tuck and seal" letterlocking format. The "tuck and seal" is one of the most common types of letterlocking formats to survive in Western letterwriting traditions. The letter becomes its own envelope by tucking one side of the ...

Document in a textile bag

Document in a textile bag

Letterlocking

Added 3 months ago | 00:00:27 | 373 views

Letterlocking: Document in a Textile Bag, Italy. 1578. Was this once a locked document? Did the textile bag serve as an envelope and was once sewn shut? The original is found in the Vatican Secret Archives, Fondo Veneto, Sezione II, Con...

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: Triangle-shaped paper lock w/ slit perpendicular to the fore-edge. England 1584

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: T...

Letterlocking

Added 3 months ago | 00:03:52 | 85 views

Queen Elizabeth I to Rafe Sadler: Triangle-shaped paper lock w/slit perpendicular to fore-edge. England 1584. This letterlocking technique has features found on the most secure historic formats: the paper lock is from the same letter it ...

Letterlocking: Blank Margin Lock

Letterlocking: Blank Margin Lock

Letterlocking

Added 3 months ago | 00:04:45 | 420 views

Letterlocking: Blank margin lock. Model of the highest level of built-in security found in letterlocking since the paper lock remains attached to the actual letter it is securing shut. Sir Robert Harley, Misc 28, Letter 2 of Hry Howard ...

Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding for cooling

Benjamin Lawrence Magolan: Coding f...

NSE Student Research

Added 3 months ago | 00:01:30 | 845 views

Benjamin Magolan discusses his research which focuses on computational fluid dynamics (CFD), Magolan has been devising and testing algorithms to help model the flow of coolant water inside the core of a nuclear reactor.

Prof. Stephen Chorover on Nature vs. Nurture

Prof. Stephen Chorover on Nature vs...

Josh Kastorf

Added 5 months ago | 00:03:37 | 1113 views

Prof. Emeritus Stephen Chorover (1933-2015) discusses nature vs. nurture in psychology and neuroscience. This interview was shot for the documentary "From Mind to Brain: The Story of Brain and Cognitive Sciences at MIT". Chorover was a...

Griffelkin Opera

Griffelkin Opera

MIT Music and Theater Arts

Added 8 months ago | 01:28:23 | 2450 views

Lukas Foss, Griffelkin, MIT Concert Choir and Chamber Chorus, William Cutter, Music Director. Lynn Torgove, Stage Director.

Russian Soldier World War II Triangle-Shaped Folded Letter, 1940s

Russian Soldier World War II Triang...

Letterlocking

Added 8 months ago | 00:00:22 | 3702 views

This letterlocking format was used exclusively by Russian Soldiers during World War II. Sealing the letter shut was forbidden however the letters did retained privacy as an unsealed enclosure. (Nb. Some WWII era prisoner of war printed s...

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