Media Information

 
 
 
Collection:
David Rumsey Historical Map Collection
Author:
American Telephone and Telegraph Company
Date:
1891
Short Title:
Cover: Lines, metallic circuit connections.
Publisher:
No Publisher
N.P.
Type:
Covers
Obj Height cm:
21
Obj Width cm:
10
Reference:
None found.
State/Province:
U.S. North East
Subject:
Communications
Full Title:
(Covers to) Lines and Metallic Circuit Connections. American Telephone and Telegraph Co. 18 Cortlandt St. New York. March 1, 1891.
List No:
5564A
Series No:
1
Publication Author:
American Telephone and Telegraph Company
Pub Date:
1891
Pub Title:
Lines and Metallic Circuit Connections. American Telephone and Telegraph Co. 18 Cortlandt St. New York. March 1, 1891.
Pub Reference:
None found.
Pub Note:
The map shows the communication lines in orange. On the folded cover is the statement "500 miles and return in 5 minutes. The mail is quick; telegraph is quicker; but Long Distance Telephone is Instantaneous and you don't have to wait for an answer." On the back of the map is a list of public pay stations. Folding into self wrappers 20x9.5, with "New York, Boston, Buffalo, Washington. Local and Long Distance Telephone. American Telephone and Telegraph Company. General Offices, 18 Cortlandt St. New-York. John C. Rankin Co., 34 Cortlandt St. N.Y."
Pub List No:
5564.000
Pub Type:
Pocket Map
Pub Maps:
1
Pub Height cm:
21
Pub Width cm:
10
Image No:
5564A
Institution:
Rumsey Collection
Ownership Statement:
Copyright 1998
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