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


Mobil Poster
Mobil Poster
USA, c. 1970
30 x 42 in 76 x 107 (cm)
$90
This Is Elvis Movie Poster
This Is Elvis Movie Poster
U.S.A, 1981
40 x 25 in 102 x 64 (cm)
$60
The Future as We Know It Poster
The Future as We Know It Poster
U.S.A, 1995
17 x 24 in 43 x 61 (cm)
$90
Mediterranean S.S. Independence Poster
Mediterranean S.S. Independence Poster
U.S.A, c. 1965
14 x 22 in 36 x 56 (cm)
$60
The Halo Benders Poster
The Halo Benders Poster
U.S.A, 1994
18 x 23 in 46 x 58 (cm)
$90
Sacred Reich Poster
Sacred Reich Poster
U.S.A, 1987
14 x 22 in 36 x 56 (cm)
$90