Specimen of U.S. Cable Co. cable, heavy shore end

Specimen of U.S. Cable Co. cable, heavy shore end

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Sample of Atlantic cable
cable sample
Date made
1874
maker
Siemens Brothers & Co., Ltd.
Measurements
overall: 13 cm x 5.5 cm; x 5 1/8 in x 2 3/16 in
ID Number
EM.181383
accession number
31262
catalog number
181383
Credit Line
from the Western Union Telegraph Co., thru Thomas T. Eckert
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Data Source
National Museum of American History
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