Sample of submarine telegraph cable, Nantucket, 1856

Sample of submarine telegraph cable, Nantucket, 1856

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Object Name
Cable
cable sample
Sample of cable sample
Other Terms
Cable; Cables and Wires; Lighting Devices; Lighting Devices; Submarine
Date made
1856
Measurements
overall: 18 in x 1/2 in; x 45.72 cm x 1.27 cm
ID Number
EM.209329
catalog number
209329
accession number
37531
Credit Line
from George C. Maynard
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National Museum of American History
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