Boston Firsts: 40 Hub Achievements

The telephone. The safety razor. The Boston cream pie. What do all of these have in common? In fact, they were all invented in Boston. They're all in a new book by Lynda Morgenroth who chronicles 40 achievements and innovations that happened first in this city.

This program aired on August 8, 2006. The audio for this program is not available.


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