Smithsonian Institution

Search Results

Collections Search Center
1 documents - page 1 of 1

Samuel F.B. Morse at the US Capitol opening the first commercial telegraph circuit between Washington and Baltimore on May 24, 1844 [photoprint, copy of woodcut.]

view Samuel F.B. Morse at the US Capitol opening the first commercial telegraph circuit between Washington and Baltimore on May 24, 1844 [photoprint, copy of woodcut.] digital asset number 1
Collector:
Western Union Telegraph Company
Subject:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese 1791-1872
Physical description:
1 item, 8.1" x 9.9"
Type:
Woodcuts
Date:
1844
Date of woodcut unknown
Summary:
Oval image.
Cite as:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, Archives Center, National Museum of American History, Smithsonian Institution
Topic:
Telegraph, Wireless
Local number:
AC0205-0000008.tif (AC Scan)
See more items in:
Western Union Telegraph Company Records, ca. 1820-1995
Data Source:
Archives Center - NMAH

Modify Your Search






or


Narrow By
  • Archival materials
  • Woodcuts (prints)
  • Archival materials
  • Woodcuts (prints)
  • Telegraph
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
  • Western Union Telegraph Company
  • Morse, Samuel Finley Breese
  • Western Union Telegraph Company
  • 1840s
  • Archives Center - NMAH