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Alexander Graham Bell's Large Box Telephone

Patentor:
Edison, Thomas A.  Search this
Inventor:
Bell, Alexander Graham  Search this
Blake, Jr., Francis  Search this
Maker:
Bell, Alexander Graham  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (parts material)
iron (magnet material)
brass (hardware material)
iron (diaphram material)
mica (insulator material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 7 1/2 in x 12 1/2 in; 15.875 cm x 19.05 cm x 31.75 cm
Object Name:
telephone
box telephone
Associated Place:
United States: Massachusetts, Salem
United States: Massachusetts, Boston
Date made:
1876
Used in a demonstration:
1876
Subject:
Telephone  Search this
Magnet  Search this
Credit Line:
from American Telephone & Telegraph Company
ID Number:
EM.308214
Catalog number:
308214
Accession number:
70856
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Communications
American Stories exhibit
Exhibition:
American Stories
Exhibition Location:
National Museum of American History
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_704159
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