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1959 - Call Director Introduced - Telephony Mag. 1959 - Call Director Introduced - Telephony Mag.

Date added: 10/28/2009
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 825.07 kB
Downloads: 801

" Bell Introduces Streamlined Pushbutton Telephone," Telephony 1/7/59.

1959 - DEW Line- WECo Ad 1959 - DEW Line- WECo Ad

Date added: 10/28/2009
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 2.74 MB
Downloads: 1024

"Western Electric and National Defense" ad features Nike and Terrier missiles, DEW Line and SAGE. From Telephony Mag. 3/21/59.

1959 - Dew Line And White Alice - Telephony Mag. 1959 - Dew Line And White Alice - Telephony Mag.

Date added: 10/28/2009
Date modified: 11/11/2009
Filesize: 2.57 MB
Downloads: 627

"Telephone Organizations Build, Maintain DEW Line, White Alice," Telephony, 2/7/59.

1959 - Headset Amplifier Introduction - Telephony Mag. 1959 - Headset Amplifier Introduction - Telephony Mag.

Date added: 10/28/2009
Date modified: 11/11/2009
Filesize: 2.11 MB
Downloads: 560

"Bell Transistor Amplifier Aids Telephone Operator," Telephony, 3/21/59, Cover and p.51.? Also ad for Automatic Electric featuring AE 88-T speakerphone.

1941 Michigan Bell News Lines (Dec) 1941 Michigan Bell News Lines (Dec)

Date added: 10/28/2009
Date modified: 11/11/2009
Filesize: 2.44 MB
Downloads: 931

December 1941, Vol 1, No. 12, Article on Christmas Day Long Distance Demand during WWII.

Dimension Electronic PBX Series 100, 400 and 2000 Dimension Electronic PBX Series 100, 400 and 2000

Date added: 11/12/2009
Date modified: 11/12/2009
Filesize: 9.36 MB
Downloads: 4222

Dimension Electronic Private Branch Exchange

WECo L5 Carrier WECo L5 Carrier

Date added: 01/07/2010
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 15.83 MB
Downloads: 674

WECo T-Carrier Admin System TCAS WECo T-Carrier Admin System TCAS

Date added: 01/07/2010
Date modified: 01/07/2010
Filesize: 3.89 MB
Downloads: 883

WECo Minicomputers WECo Minicomputers

Date added: 01/07/2010
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 10.17 MB
Downloads: 868

WECo Cable Pressure Monitoring System WECo Cable Pressure Monitoring System

Date added: 01/15/2010
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 8.69 MB
Downloads: 1216

50-Millionth Telephone Resized 50-Millionth Telephone Resized

Date added: 09/13/2010
Date modified: 03/10/2013
Filesize: 5.67 MB
Downloads: 541

"Telephone Services For Sale" Brochure, ca 1954 "Telephone Services For Sale" Brochure, ca 1954

Date added: 01/06/2011
Date modified: 01/07/2011
Filesize: 3.5 MB
Downloads: 936
Internal promotion for "Operation Sell," a word of mouth sales program asking Western Electric employees to help sell telephones and services.  Suitable for use anywhere within the Bell System, with a WE slant.  Interesting perspective on the Bell System catching up with demand in the post WWII period.  Shows 500 sets in early colors (yellow, gray, red and blue sets have black dials and gray cords), two-tone 500s, 500H, 532, 510, 502, 554, 354, 211, retractile cords, hands free (speakerphone), answering set, keysets, headsets, switchboards, hazardous environment sets, elevator set, outdoor set, teletypes and mobile telephones.   Contributed by Jonathan Sowers.

Southern Bell - Design Line Folder Southern Bell - Design Line Folder

Date added: 08/31/2011
Date modified: 08/31/2011
Filesize: 750.37 kB
Downloads: 1028
Southern Bell Design Line phones folder
"Twelve new telephones from the people who brought you the first one..."

40th Milestone 40th Milestone

Date added: 09/17/2011
Date modified: 09/17/2011
Filesize: 10.53 MB
Downloads: 650
The Fortieth Milestone, Western Electric Company Ltd, 1883-1923 (United Kingdom / UK)

Western Electric Company Ltd were the suppliers of many wonderful items including the golfball pedestal set. There are very few documents which show the association of the golfball pedestal with the Post Office. The Western Electric factory at New Southgate became the S.T.C. factory which became Nortel.

Document scanned by Laurence Rudolf and PDF made by Sam Hallas.

New England Tel & Tel Apparatus Coding, 1929 New England Tel & Tel Apparatus Coding, 1929

Date added: 10/05/2011
Date modified: 10/05/2011
Filesize: 177.78 kB
Downloads: 520
August 10, 1929.  Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

WE Newsbriefs Background - May 23, 1977 - 1ESS, 4ESS and more WE Newsbriefs Background - May 23, 1977 - 1ESS, 4ESS and more

Date added: 12/07/2011
Date modified: 12/11/2011
Filesize: 2.13 MB
Downloads: 516
Contents: Kansas City Works Wins Safety Honors, Lightguide Signals Many Services, WE's 1976 Energy Report Released, Small College Presidents Meet at CEC, WE Named to Negotiate Saudi Contract, WE Minority Supplier Purchases Up, MVW Making Low-Power T1 Repeaters, No. 1 ESS Gets Nod For Long Distance, N.J. Bell Opens Center at Gateway II, Kearny Works Making New Data Test Set, WE Arranges New Car Rental Contract, Sloan Fellowship Winners Selected, CEC Reports On 1976 Activities, WE People, Subcommittee Hearings Begin Today, Communications Reform Act Updated, WE's First Quarter Earnings Impressive, No. 4 ESS Cutover In Columbus.  Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

Plan Now For Your Telephones Aug39 SoCalTelCo Plan Now For Your Telephones Aug39 SoCalTelCo

Date added: 12/11/2011
Date modified: 12/11/2011
Filesize: 3.64 MB
Downloads: 452
Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

WE Newsbriefs Background 9May77 ESOP WE Newsbriefs Background 9May77 ESOP

Date added: 12/11/2011
Date modified: 12/11/2011
Filesize: 1.54 MB
Downloads: 1030
Contents: The ESOP Story: The Facts About It. Some Q 's and A's On ESOP, No. 4 ESS II Coming On Line, Echo Suppressor Makes Debut, Court Stays Registration Program, WE Praised By C&P President, Interconnect Firm To Get Hearing, WE People, BSSP March unit Values, BSSP: How AT&T Shares Fund Works.   Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

Brochures: Call Director, Pushbutton Communication, 6A KTS - Sep 58 Brochures: Call Director, Pushbutton Communication, 6A KTS - Sep 58

Date added: 01/24/2012
Date modified: 01/24/2012
Filesize: 1.7 MB
Downloads: 597
"Pushbutton Communication will work for you"  Contributed by Rick Walsh.

AT&T Booklet: "Alexander Graham Bell" AT&T Booklet: "Alexander Graham Bell"

Date added: 02/02/2012
Date modified: 02/02/2012
Filesize: 2.02 MB
Downloads: 675

Undated.  Contributed by Jim Haynes.

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