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Sample of French Atlantic submarine telegraph cable

Sample of French Atlantic submarine telegraph cable

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Currently not on view
Object Name
Cable
cable sample
date made
1856
Maker
Western Union Corporation
Measurements
overall: 6 3/4 in x 3/4 in; 17.145 cm x 1.905 cm
ID Number
EM.332921
accession number
294351
collector/donor number
25-27
accession number
294351
catalog number
332921
Credit Line
from Western Union Corporation
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