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History of street and public lighting
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Lighting began with wood fire...

Lighting began with wood fire... | Lighting in history | Scoop.it

followed by candles, gas, electricity, LEDs...

 

Ce sujet a été labellisé par le Comité Lumière 2015

 

http://www.lumiere2015.fr/ressources/lighting-lumiere-et-espaces-publics/

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this topic collects and curates old and new data on the history of public lighting.

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These U.S. Cities Are the Safest Places to Live, Work, and Play

These U.S. Cities Are the Safest Places to Live, Work, and Play | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
If you hope to have a secure, healthy life, you'll want to pack up and head to one of the safest cities in the United States.
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Following the Lights: The History of Lighthouses in Scotland

Following the Lights: The History of Lighthouses in Scotland | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Discovery Point Foyer Exhibition 8 February – 28 March 2018 Local engineer Thomas Smith, born in Broughty Ferry in 1752, moved to Edinburgh to further his career with the development of lamps and street lighting.
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In Defense Of The Gilded Age – OpEd –

In Defense Of The Gilded Age – OpEd – | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
By José Niño* Children working in factories with hazardous working conditions in pollution ridden cities are some of the images historians enjoy using when covering the Gilded Age of American histo…...
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Portland General Electric Photograph Collection - OHS Digital Collections

Portland General Electric Photograph Collection - OHS Digital Collections | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Negatives documenting company activities, including electrical infrastructure, employees, power generation and distribution throughout Portland, th...
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Where Is the City of Lights? | Wonderopolis

Where Is the City of Lights? | Wonderopolis | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Today’s Wonder of the Day is sure to light up your night!
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Comment Paris est devenue la "ville lumière" ?

Comment Paris est devenue la "ville lumière" ? | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Déambuler dans les rues de Paris le soir, parmi les monuments éclairés : quoi de plus banal ? Et pourtant, jusqu'au XVIe siècle, le Paris nocturne était plongé dans le noir, et les monuments se fondaient dans la nuit jusqu'à l'arrivée d'un maestro de la lumière au début du XXe siècle : Jacopozzi.
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Street light, a photo from Balochistan, West | TrekEarth

Street light, a photo from Balochistan, West | TrekEarth | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
This photo from Balochistan, West is titled 'Street light'.
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A Map of Every Building in America - The New York Times

A Map of Every Building in America - The New York Times | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Explore your community with this one-of-a-kind interactive map.
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Jimmy D (RATS) on Instagram: “The Eiffel Tower by night. The "City of Lights" is so pretty by night. However, putting the street lighting aside, Paris’ reputation as…”

Jimmy D (RATS) on Instagram: “The Eiffel Tower by night. The "City of Lights" is so pretty by night. However, putting the street lighting aside, Paris’ reputation as…” | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
10 Likes, 0 Comments - Jimmy D (RATS) (@jimmy_d_of_rats) on Instagram: “The Eiffel Tower by night. The "City of Lights" is so pretty by night.However, putting the street…”...
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A Visual History of Streetlighting from the 19th and 20th Centuries | Architect Magazine | Lighting, Lighting Manufacturers, Building Technology Heritage Library

A Visual History of Streetlighting from the 19th and 20th Centuries | Architect Magazine | Lighting, Lighting Manufacturers, Building Technology Heritage Library | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Look back at the evolution of outdoor illumination design and technology with historic catalogs from the Building Technology Heritage Library.
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Concern over replacement of traditional street lights in Eastbourne - Eastbourne Herald

Concern over replacement of traditional street lights in Eastbourne - Eastbourne Herald | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Residents are concerned traditional gas-style street lights which have been around for more than a century are going to be removed from their road....
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and by their logic God clearly... - Anthony Iglesias | Facebook

and by their logic God clearly... - Anthony Iglesias | Facebook | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
and by their logic God clearly established the delineation between sick and not sick therefore medicine and medical treatment flies in the face of God's...
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Fire and filaments: the history of lighting.

Fire and filaments: the history of lighting. | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Fire and filaments: the history of lighting.on Hoare Lea...
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Ginzan Onsen | ZEKKEI Japan

Ginzan Onsen | ZEKKEI Japan | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
This hot spring was made famous by the NHK television drama “Oshin”. Gas street lamps burn at night, and the closely packed wooden inns create a nostalgic atmosphere like the Taisho era (early 1900’s).
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Chartres Street at Canal Street, 1890-91 - Bobtails and Wall Ads

Chartres Street at Canal Street, 1890-91 - Bobtails and Wall Ads | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
Chartres Street at Canal, before the Godchaux Building and electric streetcars appeared. The 600 block changed dramatically a year after this photograph.
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Syndicat éclairage on Twitter: "En novembre 1936 (ça ne nous rajeunit pas) le magazine Bâtir faisait un dossier sur "La quinzaine de la lumière"… "

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PHOTOS: Estonian town of Viljandi builds a Christmas tree out of old streetlights

PHOTOS: Estonian town of Viljandi builds a Christmas tree out of old streetlights | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
The Estonian town of Viljandi has erected a unique Christmas tree, built from 77 streetlights that used to light the streets of the town for 40 years.
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Automation will slice you up. – Antti Niittyviita –

William Murdoch began experimenting with using coal gas as a way to illuminate the city streets in 1790.It took years to perfect his invention, and in 1807 Pall Mall became the first street in…...
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In 'Mary Poppins Returns,' an Ode to the Gas Lamp

In 'Mary Poppins Returns,' an Ode to the Gas Lamp | Lighting in history | Scoop.it
The lamps that once lit London's streets have come to symbolize a certain time and place in British history.
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Passerelles n°1 | Trensistor Webradio

Passerelles n°1 | Trensistor Webradio | Lighting in history | Scoop.it

En direct, le tout premier numéro de Passerelles, l’émission qui crée des liens et vous fait voyager dans le temps et l’espace !


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