[vcf-midatlantic] More museum reconfiguration

Matt Patoray mspproductions at gmail.com
Fri Apr 1 10:45:33 EDT 2016


On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 10:41 AM, william degnan via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:

> On Fri, Apr 1, 2016 at 10:36 AM, Matt Mikolay via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>
> > > The museum should focus on amassing a complete
> > > collection of AOL CDs.  Cover a wall with them.
> >
> > That's already Jason Scott's job, let's not step on his toes here.
> > http://ascii.textfiles.com/archives/4624
> >
>
> Since AOL 1, I have set aside a disk, and then CD.  I have a box of them.
> I also have ComuServe, Prodigy, etc.  There is a part in history for AOL
> and their contribution to bringing Internet access to the masses.
> IMHO...At some point an early WWW era exhibit would not be complete without
> some attention towards these early companies.  Anyone remember Erol's
> internet?  There were so many regional companies.  Bil Herd even had a
> company that sold Internet access.  I remember it and when he got out of
> the business.
> Bill
>
>
Will there be a working NeXT Cube with NeXTSTEP running on it, that would
rteally need to go into a WWW exhibit.



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