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Object Name Handbill
Title Advertisement, Western Electric Magneto Telephone
Catalog Number 1981.34.30
Creator Western Electric
Date 1914
Material(s) Paper
Dimensions H-12.5 W-9 inches
Description This is a 1914 handbill advertisement for the Western Electric Company and their "Bell" telephones.
The folded-out back portion features an image of a Western Electric No. 1317 Magneto Telephone with its outside parts labeled.
The folded-out inside portion features the same telephone opened-up so that one can see the inside parts. The image is surrounded by a few paragraphs detailing these inside parts and boasting about how good they are.
Notes From the W.A. Williams House in Green County.
Collection KHS Museum Collection
People Western Electric
Subjects Advertisements
Advertising mail
Telephone apparatus industry
Telephone companies
Telephone equipment industry
Telephone industry
Telephone supplies industry
Search Terms Telephone
Physical Holder Kentucky Historical Society - KHS