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The Operator Vol XIII No 7 - 1apr 1882 The Operator Vol XIII No 7 - 1apr 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 4.07 MB
Downloads: 1675

From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XIII No 28 - 9dec 1882 The Operator Vol XIII No 28 - 9dec 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.75 MB
Downloads: 1221

Includes Elecgtrical Tricycle.  From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XIII No 24 - 11nov 1882 The Operator Vol XIII No 24 - 11nov 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.71 MB
Downloads: 854

Includes an accordion ad.  From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XIII No 2 - 15jan 1882 The Operator Vol XIII No 2 - 15jan 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.7 MB
Downloads: 879

From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XIII No 18 - 15sep 1882 The Operator Vol XIII No 18 - 15sep 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.41 MB
Downloads: 1038

Includes a Williams Spring CO Switch ad.  From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XII No 7 - 1apr 1881 The Operator Vol XII No 7 - 1apr 1881

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.34 MB
Downloads: 922

From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

The Operator Vol XII No 17 - 1sep 1881 The Operator Vol XII No 17 - 1sep 1881

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 2.56 MB
Downloads: 1038

Includes Gilliland and Longstreet ads.  From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

Review Of The Telegraph And Telephone Vol2 No2 - 1mar 1883 Review Of The Telegraph And Telephone Vol2 No2 - 1mar 1883

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 1.79 MB
Downloads: 1528

From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

New York Review Of The Telegraph And Telephone Vol1 No7 - 15may 1882 New York Review Of The Telegraph And Telephone Vol1 No7 - 15may 1882

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 1.34 MB
Downloads: 1034

Includes a "Secret Telephone" article.  From a collection of photocopies with various copying errors.  Contributed by Walt Aydelotte, scanned by John Novack.

21sep Telephony Interesting Cutover Event At Dallas TX 21sep Telephony Interesting Cutover Event At Dallas TX

Date added: 11/10/2011
Date modified: 11/10/2011
Filesize: 25.5 kB
Downloads: 1749
NOTE: File is in Word (.doc) format. Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

21aug Telephony Switchboard Shipped To Philippine Island Cos 21aug Telephony Switchboard Shipped To Philippine Island Cos

Date added: 11/10/2011
Date modified: 11/10/2011
Filesize: 26 kB
Downloads: 1737
Text in Word (.doc) format.  See separate photo in .jpg format.  Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

21aug Telephony Switchboard Shipped To Philippine Island Cos 21aug Telephony Switchboard Shipped To Philippine Island Cos

Date added: 11/10/2011
Date modified: 11/10/2011
Filesize: 58.38 kB
Downloads: 1896
Photo in .jpg format.  See separate text in Word (.doc) format.  Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

20nov13 Telephony Toll MN  San Francisco Frame  Alberta Lines 20nov13 Telephony Toll MN San Francisco Frame Alberta Lines

Date added: 12/11/2011
Date modified: 12/11/2011
Filesize: 1.86 MB
Downloads: 1805
Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

20mar The Engineer 1920-03-12 p 263_Op R 20mar The Engineer 1920-03-12 p 263_Op R

Date added: 02/10/2015
Date modified: 02/10/2015
Filesize: 16.4 MB
Downloads: 532

24 oage extract.  Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.  OCR by Clint Gilliland.

08jul American Telephone Journal - Telephony In Hotel Astor (NYC) 08jul American Telephone Journal - Telephony In Hotel Astor (NYC)

Date added: 11/10/2011
Date modified: 11/10/2011
Filesize: 10.19 MB
Downloads: 1124
Six position, common battery, bridging multiple type board in three sections. 60 trunk lines and 700 subscriber lines (capacity of 1200 lines). Chief operator's desk, wire chief's desk and ifnormation clerk's desk. Scan also includes an added short article on "Purification of Telephone Transmitters" describing a test in the UK demonstrating that tuberculosis can be transmitted by telephone mouthpieces. Contributed by Steve Cichorsky.

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Telephone Collectors International was incorporated under the laws of the state of Kansas on May 13, 1986. The goal of the organization is "to educate the public, as well as the members of the Corporation, regarding the history of telephony, the value of old telephones and related items, their collectability and preservation; to research telephone history and publish and provide literature thereon; to promote the public exhibition of old telephones and related items; and to promote common courtesies and guidelines for use by the public." Telephone Collectors International is recognized by the Internal Revenue Service as a 501(c)(3) organization, to which U.S. tax deductible contributions can be made.