Field Telephone

Description
Physical Description
Model EE-8-A field telephone, leather case.
General History
American Electric military field phone, model EE-8-A. The phone is encased in leather. The handset is marked American Electric and there is a magneto crank.
Object Name
telephone
manufacturer
American Electric Co., Inc.
Physical Description
metal (overall material)
leather (overall material)
Measurements
average spatial: 24.5 cm x 9 cm x 19.5 cm; 9 5/8 in x 3 9/16 in x 7 11/16 in
used
Europe
ID Number
1985.0335.22
catalog number
1985.0335.22
accession number
1985.0335
subject
Military
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event
The Great Depression and World War II
World War II
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Armed Forces History: Armed Forces History, Military
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Exhibition
The Price of Freedom: Americans at War
Data Source
National Museum of American History, Kenneth E. Behring Center

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