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Salvan: Cradle of Wireless

<b>How Marconi Conducted Early Wireless Experiments in the Swiss Alps</b> <br>On September 26, 2003, the IEEE dedicated a “Historical Milestone,” acknowledging some of the first wireless experiments conducted in 1895 by Guglielmo Marconi in Salvan, S...
In 1965, inhabitants of Salvan, Switzerland, located above Martigny in the Mont Blanc region, “remembered” that a senior citizen of their village had lived a very unusual experience seventy years before, when he was a young boy. A radio reporter was vacationing nearby, and Maurice Gay-Balmaz, by then 80...
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