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Extension of government control of telegraph and telephones.

United States. Congress. House. Committee on Roads

Extension of government control of telegraph and telephones.

by United States. Congress. House. Committee on Roads

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Published by [s.n.] in Washington .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Telegraph

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    Other titlesExtension of Government control of telegraph and telephones
    SeriesH.rp.1012
    The Physical Object
    FormatElectronic resource
    Pagination5 p.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16130739M

    Nigel took charge of the cigarette while Pru used the ground-floor extension of the internal telephone system. At midnight yesterday the Government imposed full control over all communication by telephone and telegraph. Any changes of destination are notified ahead by telephone or radio so that arrival is anticipated. Get this from a library! Telegraph and telephone. [Richard Worth] -- Great Inventions is a captivating chronicle of major technological advances that have shaped everyday life over the past two centuries. Each book provides an in-depth look at the dedicated.

    Telegraph: Early Postal Role Before the s, a "telegraph" was any system of sending messages over a distance without a physical exchange between the sender and receiver. The few telegraph systems then in operation were "optical telegraphs" — they did not transmit messages electronically, but visually, with people receiving and sending. -(Omaha Platform), called for the abolition of national banks, a graduated income tax, direct election of Senators, civil service reform, a working day of eight hours and Government control of all railroads, telegraphs, and telephones.

    The Telephone and Telegraph Industry ClipArt gallery offers 75 illustrations of telephones and telegraph equipment, including early models and supporting infrastructure such as cable and switchboards. Acoustic Transmitter. Edison's acoustic transmitter. Articulating Telephone. The book must there- fore be judged not as an attack upon the Manitoba Government nor upon its administration of the tele- phone system, but as a critical narrative of historical facts written from a point of view as impartial as possible. It should be noticed that since my inquiry was con- cluded, the Government which was responsible for.


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