Telephone Answering Machine

Description (Brief):

This Morsephone model KH-270B answering machine is connected to a Sony model M-7 micro-cassette recorder. The cassette recorder has been modified, possibly by the user, so as to connect to the Morsephone. This modular adaptation permits the user to record telephone messages when needed but also allows the recorder to be used for other tasks.

Date Made: ca 1982

Maker: Sony

Location: Currently not on view

See more items in: Work and Industry: Electricity, Magnetic Recording, Communications


Exhibition Location:

Credit Line: from PhoneTel Communications Inc., thru Daniel Henderson

Data Source: National Museum of American History

Id Number: 2000.0101.09Catalog Number: 2000.0101.09Accession Number: 2000.0101

Object Name: telephone answering machinerecording deviceanswering machine

Physical Description: plastic (overall material)metal (overall material)Measurements: overall: 24.1 cm x 7 cm x 2.5 cm; 9 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x inkh-270b unit only: 14 cm x 7 cm x 2.5 cm; 5 1/2 in x 2 3/4 in x 31/32 inm7 unit only: 11.5 cm x 7 cm x 2.5 cm; 4 17/32 in x 2 3/4 in x 31/32 in


Record Id: nmah_1299451

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