Explore Superpower, Explosions, and more!

Explore related topics

early 1950's Explosion Proof Telephone – remember those days were the Era of 2 SuperPower tensions: US vs USSR

early Explosion Proof Telephone – remember those days were the Era of 2 SuperPower tensions: US vs USSR

www.tomsantiquephones.com American Bell Telephones - Early

www.tomsantiquephones.com American Bell Telephones - Early

Soviet antique phone USSR KD-6 Vintage Russian BAKELITE ROTARY telephone

Soviet antique phone USSR KD-6 Vintage Russian BAKELITE ROTARY telephone

vintage telephones

Phone collection - I remember using the candlestick style phones as a child, and still have a few nice Bakelite models.

Model: 6' long distance cabinet phone   Made by: Western Electric Co.  From: circa 1890s  Courtesy of: Tom Adams  This is a very early Western Electric long distance wood wall phone. Early long distance phones had to be very big to hold all the batteries it would take to power a long distance conversation.

Six foot Long Distance Cabinet Phone made by Western Electric Company in the A phone just for long distance, I wonder how much the call cost?

The Gong Ranch Cowboy Telephone Toy Hand Crank Phone from The Early 50S | eBay

The Gong Ranch Cowboy Telephone toy hand crank phone from the early

Photograph by Keystone/December 2001/SMOOTH OPERATORS/The telephone companies early found that women were temperamentally far better suited to be operators than the boys," wrote F. Barrows Colton. Male operators, according to the caption, "'talked back' to customers and were otherwise unsatisfactory, so girls soon replaced them." The women, wrote Colton, were "an instant success...

The telephone companies early found that women were temperamentally far better suited to be operators than the boys,“ wrote F. His article "The Miracle of Talking by Telephone”.

Source : https://s-media-cache-ak0.pinimg.com/236x/70/19/9d/70199d313aa652918e0a4e324b63f2bd.jpg

Poem of the Day: "Payphone" by David Pring-Mill, Frequent Contributor

Pinterest
Search