Great Moments In Multimedia History( taken from: http://home.earthlink.net/~atomic_rom/moments.htm)

 

This chronology explores the origins and evolution of the components that comprise modern-day multimedia. Seemingly disparate breakthroughs often occurred within a period of months; as you'll discover, it's all about convergence.

(Some of these multimedia classics are available for purchase from Amazon.com...just follow the links.)