Project ID550
DescriptionThe life and times of George Croydon Marks, a Victorian engineer who designed and built cliff railways and founded a patent agency still running today. He was also president of the Sunday School Union and a director of EMI and Columbia pictures, through his friendship with Thomas Edison. He was one of the first Labour peers appointed by Ramsay MacDonald.
TopicHistory
Technology
Talks
TypeU3A-led research (not an SLP)
U3ABexley U3A
Organization/partnerNone
Year started2015
Source of referenceTalk given at the U3A Science Seminar, Harper Adams, 2015
Output
DocumentNone
NotesWilling to give this talk to other U3As