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Stock exchange telephone. Marseille to Paris. This telephone box (partially shown in cutaway) is in the stock exchange building in Marseille, France, and is connected to the stock exchange in Paris. The telephone was developed in the 1870s, with several inventors pioneering the technology. This illustration is from 'Physique Populaire' (Emile Desbeaux, 1891).
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