louisville kentucky history http://wfpl.org en You Again: John Banvard and the Moving Panorama http://wfpl.org/post/you-again-john-banvard-and-moving-panorama <p>Louisville lays claim to many unique inventions:&nbsp; chewing gum, the happy birthday song, and the cheeseburger, among others. But in a new occasional series called “You Again,” WFPL's Devin Katayama and Gabe Bullard look at another innovation that came out of our city.</p><p>The blockbuster motion picture was born in the 1840s, right here in Louisville, when John Banvard’s enormous hand-painted and hand-cranked moving panorama of the Mississippi River debuted on Third street, between Main and Market, at a place called the Apollo Saloon.&nbsp; Listen above for the whole story.</p> Sun, 23 Sep 2012 12:42:55 +0000 Brad Yost 1756 at http://wfpl.org You Again: John Banvard and the Moving Panorama