Telegraphy and Telephones

16 x 20 in (41 x 51 cm)
ID #USAE025

This Collection is a part of "The Growth of Industrial Art" printed in 1890 by the U.S. Patent Office. These tools and modes of production changed people's way of life as well as how they interacted with a rapidly changing world.

"The first telegraph erected in this country was on Long Island, by Harrison Gray Dyer, who used practical electricity, and dyed marks on chemically-prepared paper by means of electric sparks". excerpt from Telegraphy

"No invention was ever made which came into such general and universal use so rapidly as the telephone". -excerpt from Telephones



55 on one side, 56 on back side.

Please note: Some posters in this collection have missing pieces and tears on the margin

 

50-100 alexander graham bell communication discoveries history inventions patent science telegraphy telephone wires

More from $50 to $100


Vanilla Ice Cream with Strawberries
Vanilla Ice Cream with Strawberries
USA
31 x 16 in 79 x 41 (cm)
$90
Chocolate  Ice Cream in Glass
Chocolate Ice Cream in Glass
USA, 1955
24 x 15 in 61 x 38 (cm)
$60
Beer in Narrow Glass
Beer in Narrow Glass
USA, 1955
24 x 17 in 61 x 43 (cm)
$75
Strawberry Ice Cream
Strawberry Ice Cream
USA, 1955
24 x 15 in 61 x 38 (cm)
$60
Winter Fashion
Winter Fashion
C. 1955
16 x 11 in 41 x 28 (cm)
$90
Trout Fishing in Action
Trout Fishing in Action
USA, C. 1940
22 x 9 in 56 x 23 (cm)
$70