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Telegraph Key

Maker:
Silvertown Telegraph Works  Search this
India-rubber, Gutta-percha, and Telegraph Works Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 4 1/2 in x 6 1/4 in; 15.875 cm x 11.43 cm x 15.875 cm
Object Name:
Morse key
telegraph key
submarine telegraph key
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331793
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
03-41
Catalog number:
331793
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Telegraph Keys
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Telegraph Key

Maker:
Silvertown Telegraph Works  Search this
India-rubber, Gutta-percha, and Telegraph Works Company  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/4 in x 4 3/4 in x 8 1/4 in; 15.875 cm x 12.065 cm x 20.955 cm
Object Name:
telegraph key
cable key
submarine telegraph key
Date made:
ca 1895
Credit Line:
from ITT World Communications, Inc., thru John Van Ingen
ID Number:
EM.330242
Catalog number:
330242
Accession number:
288763
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Telegraph Keys
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National Museum of American History
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
J. H. Bunnell & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 5 1/2 in x 13 in; 21.59 cm x 13.97 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.333386
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
100-794
Catalog number:
333386
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
Clark, James J.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 13 in x 5 in; 22.225 cm x 33.02 cm x 12.7 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332124
Collector/donor number:
01-101
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
332124
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_891239

Telegraph Register

Maker:
J. H. Bunnell & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
metal (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 11 3/4 in x 5 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 29.845 cm x 13.97 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332123
Collector/donor number:
01-11
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
332123
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
Hive Manufacturing Company  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
plastic (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 1/2 in x 13 1/4 in x 5 3/4 in; 16.51 cm x 33.655 cm x 14.605 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1920
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331380
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
100-327
Catalog number:
331380
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-124b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890740

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Digney Fres & Cie  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 8 3/4 in x 14 1/2 in; 17.145 cm x 22.225 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331433
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
331433
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
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edanmdm:nmah_890780

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Morse, Samuel Finley Breese  Search this
Vail, Alfred  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
fiber (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 5/8 in x 6 1/4 in x 11 1/2 in; 19.3675 cm x 15.875 cm x 29.21 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1845
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Telegraph Co.
ID Number:
EM.181415
Catalog number:
181415
Accession number:
31652
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746aa-59af-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_1191652

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Phelps, George M.  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 3/4 in x 13 1/2 in x 6 1/2 in; 22.225 cm x 34.29 cm x 16.51 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331058
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
100-340
Catalog number:
331058
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-13f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890512

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Knox & Shain  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 9 in x 6 in x 13 in; 22.86 cm x 15.24 cm x 33.02 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Oberlin College, Dept. of Physics, thru David L. Anderson
ID Number:
EM.324273
Catalog number:
324273
Accession number:
253039
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-41ae-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_706645
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
D & H Precision Tool Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
steel (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 10 1/2 in x 7 in; 13.97 cm x 26.67 cm x 17.78 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1940
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332468
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
37-06
Catalog number:
332468
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-00a2-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_891491

Telegraph Register

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 5 1/2 in x 4 in x 8 in; 13.97 cm x 10.16 cm x 20.32 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from the Museum of Science and Industry (Chicago)
ID Number:
EM.330645
Catalog number:
330645
Accession number:
271855
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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edanmdm:nmah_1192940
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
L. G. Tillotson & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 7 1/4 in x 15 1/4 in x 10 1/4 in; 18.415 cm x 38.735 cm x 26.035 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
1850
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331680
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
331680
Collector/donor number:
01-200
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a8-8d4b-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_998378
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
L. G. Tillotson & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
rubber (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 5 in x 10 in; 20.32 cm x 12.7 cm x 25.4 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Princeton University, Dept. of Electrical Engineering, thru Dean Howard Menand
ID Number:
EM.318549
Catalog number:
318549
Accession number:
232729
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-3e86-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_706639
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
Meinrad W. Theiler & Sons  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/2 in x 12 in x 14 1/2 in; 21.59 cm x 30.48 cm x 36.83 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1883
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331408
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
01-05
Catalog number:
331408
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-17a5-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890761

Telegraph Register

Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 14 in x 6 in; 20.955 cm x 35.56 cm x 15.24 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331525
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
331525
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a5-0932-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_687708
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Telegraph Register

Maker:
J. H. Bunnell & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
glass (overall material)
wood (overall material)
paper (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 in x 11 3/4 in x 7 1/2 in; 20.32 cm x 29.845 cm x 19.05 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331275
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
100-328
Catalog number:
331275
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-15eb-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890676

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Gamewell Company  Search this
Physical Description:
wood (overall material)
glass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
brass (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 4 1/2 in x 6 in x 8 1/2 in; 11.43 cm x 15.24 cm x 21.59 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1905
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331132
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
37-03
Catalog number:
331132
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Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-0e37-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890569

Telegraph Register

Maker:
L. G. Tillotson & Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
brass (overall material)
copper (overall material)
wood (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 6 3/4 in x 12 in x 4 7/8 in; 17.145 cm x 30.48 cm x 12.3825 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1865
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.331692
Collector/donor number:
01-100
Accession number:
294351
Catalog number:
331692
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-1ea7-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_890926

Telegraph Register

Maker:
Kleinschmidt Co.  Search this
Physical Description:
metal (overall material)
Measurements:
overall: 8 1/4 in x 8 1/2 in x 1 1/2 in; 20.955 cm x 21.59 cm x 3.81 cm
Object Name:
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Date made:
ca 1917
Subject:
Communication, telegraph  Search this
Credit Line:
from Western Union Corporation
ID Number:
EM.332068
Accession number:
294351
Collector/donor number:
37-02
Catalog number:
332068
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Telegraph Registers
Data Source:
National Museum of American History
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/ng49ca746a7-32f0-704b-e053-15f76fa0b4fa
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmah_891199

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