Archer Audio Archives   
1900-1909 | 1910-1919 | 1920-1929 | 1930-1939 | 1940-1949
1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999


1900 | 1901 | 1902 | 1903 | 1904
1905 | 1906 | 1907 | 1908 | 1909
1908

The Ford Model T was introduced.

William Taft, who had helped refine     the U.S. Post Office, was elected president.

Lt. Tom Selfridge of the U.S. Signal Corps became the first person killed in a plane crash, when Orville Wright's experimental plane lost a propeller over Virginia. Wright was seriously injured.

Popular Vaudeville comedians such as Smith & Dale were finding a new medium for their "schtick" —     phonograph recordings.

Victor Herbert's musical Babes In Toyland continued in San Francisco as his Little Nemo opened in New York.



Archer Audio Archivesnext page
1900-1909 | 1910-1919 | 1920-1929 | 1930-1939 | 1940-1949
1950-1959 | 1960-1969 | 1970-1979 | 1980-1989 | 1990-1999


©Archer & Valerie Productions


The Daily Wav