Historical artwork explaining the telephone

Historical artwork explaining the telephone

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Credit: SCIENCE PHOTO LIBRARY

Caption: Early telephone system. Historical illustration from 1885, explaining the recently invented telephone system to the public. The images show (from left to right): making a call, an exchange operator manually connecting the call, and the recipient receiving the call.

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Keywords: 19th century communications, communication, communications, early, exchange, historical, history of science, technology, telecommunication, telecommunications, telephone, telephone call, telephone exchange, telephone system

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