Telegraph Register

Telegraph Register

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Description (Brief)
This Keeling telegraph register sits atop a wooden base, with a brass frame, and two wooden coils. The maker is J.S. Keeling 16 Broadway New York. A small tag reads “2”.
Currently not on view
Object Name
telegraph receiver
telegraph register
Keeling, James S.
Physical Description
copper (part: material)
brass (part: material)
wood (part: material)
overall: 7 in x 5 1/2 in x 11 1/4 in; 17.78 cm x 13.97 cm x 28.575 cm
ID Number
accession number
catalog number
Credit Line
from Western Union
Communication, telegraph
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Work and Industry: Electricity
Data Source
National Museum of American History
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