Field Telephone

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.
Location
Currently not on view (batteries)
Object Name
telephone
manufacturer
American Electric Co., Inc.
used
Europe
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
ID Number
1985.0335.22
catalog number
1985.0335.22
accession number
1985.0335
Credit Line
Twentieth Century Fox
The Great Depression and World War II
World War II
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Exhibition
Price of Freedom
Exhibition Location
National Museum of American History
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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