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The Cabled Photo Is Perfected / This picturegram was cabled by Western Union from London to New York, April 1, 1939; crossed ocean in 20 minutes. It shows W. U. messenger boys delivering catalogs. [Caption below image] [Black and white picturegram]

view The Cabled Photo Is Perfected / This picturegram was cabled by Western Union from London to New York, April 1, 1939; crossed ocean in 20 minutes. It shows W. U. messenger boys delivering catalogs. [Caption below image] [Black and white picturegram] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Physical description:
Ink on paper
1 item, 6.4" x 4.25"
Type:
Cablegrams
Albums
Clippings
Cable photographs
Photographs
Date:
1939
1930-1940
1930-1950
Summary:
Reproduction of photograph pasted in scrapbook marked "newsclipping album"; photographer unidentified.
Cite as:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Telegraph--Employees
Messengers
Local number:
AC0205-0000085 (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, ca. 1820-1995
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

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